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Offline steamup

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Winter sail
« on: November 11, 2013, 01:00:36 PM »
On a cold crisp winters morning I set off to sail my steam launch Martha.
Changing the gas bottle after brewing up away she went,clouds of steam greeting the cool North East air.
After 20, minutes sail I had to think this was as good as it gets.

     <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQacTy5Zm6g" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQacTy5Zm6g</a>

« Last Edit: November 11, 2013, 01:05:14 PM by dsquire »

Offline AussieJimG

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Re: Winter sail
« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2013, 04:37:53 AM »
Nice job. Worthy of a small splice in the mainbrace.

Jim

Offline jb3cx

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Re: Winter sail
« Reply #2 on: November 13, 2013, 06:10:14 PM »
Great looking launch.am I right in thinking that's roker park you are on ?
Regards Peter

Offline steamup

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Re: Winter sail
« Reply #3 on: November 13, 2013, 06:15:30 PM »
Down at Roker most Sundays weather permitting.

Offline Meldonmech

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Re: Winter sail
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2013, 05:59:19 AM »
 Hi

                  A great sail, she runs well, must be so rewarding after all you efforts.

                                                                                                                              Well Done   David