Recent content by jon hansen

  1. jon hansen

    Challenger: yawl vs. sloop rig

    my main mast is 4' shorter than the sloop rig. my main mast is about 18" father forward than the sloop
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    Challenger: yawl vs. sloop rig

    CCA racing rules were such that you got a nice advantage racing with a yawl rig. flying mizzen staysails had no penalty for cruising, having a yawl rig gives you more options to deal with different winds and waves. in a hard beat, the sloop will be slightly better then, most modern sailors...
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    best "sailing" i've seen in awhile. NBJS video

    back when boats were wood and men were steel
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    best "sailing" i've seen in awhile. NBJS video

    this is like the 'Iron Man' contest, just the sailing version
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    Insight on sail condition

    those sails are totally blown out in the picture. not sorta blown out. your V8 engine is running on one cylinder. they were shot many seasons ago i'm more blunt then most, welcome to the forum jon
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    What is this?

    LOL
  7. jon hansen

    What is this?

    i'm 69, been a while ago that i sailed a comet
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    What is this?

    the rig was updated
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    Embarrassing Moments

    i admit to nothing! it wasn't me i didn't do it i'll never do it again jon
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    What is this?

    what do i win?
  11. jon hansen

    What is this?

    nice boat
  12. jon hansen

    What is this?

    cl johnson design 1932