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by Todd
Sun Nov 20, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Destinations, Clubs, Events and Venues
Topic: I made it to San Carlos and Serenity Wins
Replies: 4
Views: 2795

Re: I made it to San Carlos and Serenity Wins

Stevenhigbee wrote:I would love for you to write all the details of getting her there: crossing the border, obtaining permits, driving conditions, etc.
Ditto on this. I was just educating myself on how to get to San Carlos from AZ this morning. Looks like a great place to go have an adventure.
by Todd
Fri Nov 18, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Mac-less
Replies: 99
Views: 27661

Re: Mac-less

Beautiful boat
by Todd
Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: New guy.
Replies: 15
Views: 6608

Re: New guy.

Welcome aboard. You will find a wealth of information on this forum. Todd
by Todd
Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:18 am
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Has anyone had this happen?
Replies: 26
Views: 8098

Re: Has anyone had this happen?

I had the same issue. Lowes didn't have the rivets in SS but the gentleman was kind enough to to tell me that True Value would have what I needed. They did. Still my favorite hardware store.
by Todd
Thu Sep 22, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Sunset Pics
Replies: 90
Views: 22932

Re: Sunset Pics

Elephant Butte this summer....heading back to camp.

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by Todd
Thu Sep 22, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Console me
Replies: 4
Views: 1835

Console me

I just have to get this off my chest. After only a short span of ownership I really like my boat....nay nay.....love my boat, even more than the old foxbody mustang ragtop sitting in the garage. However! I hate working on the console. Whatever Engineer designed this no-access, can't see inside, thro...
by Todd
Thu Sep 22, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Blue Water Yachts
Replies: 10
Views: 3429

Re: Blue Water Yachts

I have made many many purchases from them , all by talking to Ezra in the parts department...... Excellent People :) Ron. Dauntless :macm: Ezra, that's the guy. He's Great. :) Ditto. I call and he has always helped. I try to consider the time zone they are in and avoid the lunch hour. Usually get t...
by Todd
Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:43 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: It's why they call it sailing...Not cruising
Replies: 35
Views: 10755

Re: It's why they call it sailing...Not cruising

I keep hitting refresh to get us to 100 views so I can find out what happens next.
by Todd
Sat Aug 20, 2016 6:29 pm
Forum: Repairs and Modifications
Topic: Xxx
Replies: 24
Views: 4778

Re: Teak

Nice touch!
by Todd
Wed Aug 17, 2016 10:14 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: An introduction... and request for advice.
Replies: 31
Views: 6535

Re: An introduction... and request for advice.

My wife and I are also recent purchasers of an :macm: . You have several things going for you. First is the info and sharing on this forum. There are also Mac forums in groups on Facebook. Both post pictures of mods and boat setups that are priceless especially if your not the type to think things u...
by Todd
Sun Aug 07, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Unintended rudder modification
Replies: 33
Views: 7841

Re: Unintended rudder modification

DaveC426913 wrote:Finally got a good pic to show line layout.

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That's a great pic. Thankyou for taking the time to do that.
by Todd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:20 am
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Unintended rudder modification
Replies: 33
Views: 7841

Re: Unintended rudder modification

BOAT wrote:Rudders ALL the way up in shallow water - no exceptions.

When people ask me what the heck I am doing I just tell them I trained on a Clorox bottle and don't know how to drive a boat when I'm off my meds. That seems to make people leave me alone.

....I'm still laughing
by Todd
Thu Aug 04, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Completely unfurling a 150 Genoa?
Replies: 59
Views: 11895

Re: Completely unfurling a 150 Genoa?

How would I tell what size my Genoa is? Are they labeled?
by Todd
Thu Aug 04, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: MacGregor Powersailor Discussion
Topic: Unintended rudder modification
Replies: 33
Views: 7841

Re: Unintended rudder modification

....so I stared at that self releasing cleat and then went and stared at my boat. I would have to see his in action to finish the visualization that I'm not getting to on my own. However it seems like if I mount the cleat the opposite direction of what would be normal it would then serve the purpos...