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  1. Rickeypilot

    Louisiana catboats / small trailerable daysailors

    I’m out of sunset. Just took a ride to lake Prien it looks like a good place. My father used to have a shrimp boat in Boston. I know the area. It’s a little way from the Bay. I think the ramp in intracoastal May be better depending on your location. There is a club at cypremort point...
  2. Rickeypilot

    Louisiana catboats / small trailerable daysailors

    I’m in Lafayette waiting on an eclipse. When are you guys sailing. I would like to take a look and if allowed sail with you when my boat comes in.
  3. Rickeypilot

    How many Eclipse Owners here?

    Thanks for the reply jssailem
  4. Rickeypilot

    Tiller or wheel for sailboat?

    Thanks as a retired person I do appreciate all your advice. Hopefully around April or May is my maiden voyage.:)
  5. Rickeypilot

    Tiller or wheel for sailboat?

    New guy here. What is best for an eclipse (21 ft). A tiller or wheel for steering?
  6. Rickeypilot

    How many Eclipse Owners here?

    My boat should look like this one it’s a 21 ft.
  7. Rickeypilot

    How many Eclipse Owners here?

    Glad to meet you. My eclipse is scheduled to start production this month. I was told should take three months. I’m also retired but new to sailing. Have been a power boat guy. I’m in Louisiana.
  8. Rickeypilot

    Adding midship cleats - to pot or not?

    What is the opinion about midship cleats? New guy waiting on my eclipse. Should I have it added?
  9. Rickeypilot

    Waiting on my Com pac to be completed!

    Waiting on my Com pac to be completed!
  10. Rickeypilot

    How do you break in an outboard on a sailboat?

    Just bought a mercury 6 hp. Manual said first hour half throttle Varying RPM. Second hour two thirds throttle varying RPM with full Throttle one minute every ten minutes. Oh so far I have 30 minutes In a garbage can full of water.