Jump to content

Le-QUICK or lemon ?


Freesailor
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hello sailing gods !

Long time lurker! first time poster !

I come today for honest advice/opinion.

i was recenty at an abandoned vehicle auction and low and behold theres a decent looking little cat.

not shy of a challenge i put in a punt and so i walk away with what was called an hobbie!.

Not being a fool i thought this isnt no hobbie, but 125 bucks later its now in my garage...

ive got a number of other sad boats, a hawke 12, a old windy 14 and a 16ft mono sports boat of some sort . bad news is, and im sure you cqn validate due to the pics:

ITS A MACGREOR 15 !!!!!

So is this boat going to do 6kn in 30kn blow ? am i wasting my time, should i use it as a 15ft ancor ??

Link to comment
Share on other sites

They appear to be the original sails, based on how worn, faded & stretched they look. Can unroll them for a photo if you want.

They are complete with full-length battens, which makes them too long for Australia Post to handle.

If you want to arrange a courier, I'm happy to deliver them to the local freight office; Bega or Merimbula NSW.

I'm not seeking any payment; will be happy if something good comes out of the Macgregor, which we called Fugly.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

the mainsail with battens + jib in sail bag is 2600mm long, 250mm diameter, and 7kg.

The mainsail is old, white dacron with mildew stains, with mis-matched and twisted "blues streak" style battens

The jib is red + yellow dacron, in reasonable condition. Includes lee wire and other fittings

Provide further details to me at tonyquoll@yahoo.com if you want it sent

[ATTACH=CONFIG]996[/ATTACH]

post-5814-13778265836593_thumb.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...