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by graham allen
22 Feb 2014, 23:57
Forum: General IOM
Topic: What cord for sheeting and sail adjustment lines
Replies: 3
Views: 4412

Re: What cord for sheeting and sail adjustment lines

Thanks Nigel Yes it seems a very simple question but the problems I have uncounted have lead me to ask this simple question. One of the problems I have had is fraying and eventual breakages. My current problem is the sheeting on a new to me IOM. In very low wind the sheets don't seem to want to allo...
by graham allen
22 Feb 2014, 19:52
Forum: General IOM
Topic: What cord for sheeting and sail adjustment lines
Replies: 3
Views: 4412

What cord for sheeting and sail adjustment lines

Hi

What are the recommendations for what cord to use on an IOM for the winch and sheeting please?

And as I need to change my A rig what cord is idea for attaching the sails to the mast and booms where adjustment is needed?

any help would be helpful.

many thanks

Graham
by graham allen
18 Feb 2014, 16:10
Forum: General IOM
Topic: Battery pack supplies (make your own)
Replies: 1
Views: 2750

Battery pack supplies (make your own)

Hi

Can any one in the UK suggest where I can obtain battery bars, shrink wrap and reasonably priced AA and AAA Nimh rechargeable cells so I can make my own packs please?

Thank you for any help supplied

Graham Allen
by graham allen
16 Feb 2014, 00:06
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Wanted "Sailing To Win Book."
Replies: 2
Views: 2608

Re: Wanted "Sailing To Win Book."

Colin

It is available on the UK Ebay. Follow the link below

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Sailing-to-Wi ... 2c7ad2dbb9

Graham
by graham allen
02 Feb 2014, 15:03
Forum: General IOM
Topic: removing numbers in permanent maker ink on dacron sails
Replies: 8
Views: 6951

Re: removing numbers in permanent maker ink on dacron sails

Any idea where the videos have gone from You tube?

Are they available any where else please

Graham
by graham allen
23 Feb 2012, 14:17
Forum: Class Rules
Topic: Data transmission from the boat
Replies: 41
Views: 16770

Re: Data transmission from the boat

Hi

The MYA is not wanting to over-ride any class rules but only wants to restrict the use of telemetry to battery condition in Uk events until this new advance in control technology has been debated and regulations put in place for its use (or not use).

Regards

GrahamAllen
by graham allen
22 Feb 2012, 12:17
Forum: Class Rules
Topic: Data transmission from the boat
Replies: 41
Views: 16770

Re: Data transmission from the boat

On the subject of telemetry, the MYA has added the following to the current MYA SSIs issued 1 Feb 2012: 2.13. Except for radio link information & monotoring of onboard battery condition no radio transmission from the boat shall be received by the competitor. This should help stop any form of other i...