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by perhamh
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot
Replies: 29
Views: 40399

Re: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot

Apologies: in the very first sentence of the post above, I missed out the crucial 'not': Tony thinks it is NOT the intention to ban series replacement.
by perhamh
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot
Replies: 29
Views: 40399

Re: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot

Specifically on the intention of the 'Only one centerboard... Only one rudder' proposed rule change. Under another thread, Tony Marston has written that his understanding is that the intention is to prohibit replacement during a series, but I think he is wrong. The Ballot paper shows identical langu...
by perhamh
Fri Jan 15, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot
Replies: 29
Views: 40399

Re: Proposed New Rules

In future I suggest discussion on this topic should be concentrated in one place only - in the 'Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot' thread under Latest Developments. That said, I'll post in both places on this occasion. I don't think Tony's understanding of the intention and/or effect of the 'one center...
by perhamh
Mon Jan 11, 2016 12:57 pm
Forum: Latest Developments
Topic: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot
Replies: 29
Views: 40399

Re: Proposed Rule Changes - Ballot

The proposed changes to Rules 9a and 10a (... only one centerboard, ... only one rudder) are unnecessarily restrictive and probably unworkable. As written they appear to be a blanket ban on changing the hull / foils package without remeasurement, rather than being applicable to a single event. Foils...
by perhamh
Sun Aug 30, 2015 2:21 pm
Forum: UK Forum
Topic: oxford training?
Replies: 32
Views: 35860

Re: oxford training?

I plan to get to Oxford for Friday and Saturday. Is there a Saturday dinner location yet?

Perham
by perhamh
Sun Aug 23, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: How to......
Topic: A tale of two jibs, or should I send this back?
Replies: 7
Views: 11547

Re: A tale of two jibs, or should I send this back?

Clearly you need to specify, and get in return, a sail that (a) you can fit to your foretriangle, and (b) is very close to your specified area. I gather this new sail passes those tests: if not, it should go back. But the difference between a good jib and a bad one is not its 2-D shape. In the case ...
by perhamh
Mon Jun 01, 2015 4:55 pm
Forum: UK Forum
Topic: NATIONALS 2015
Replies: 37
Views: 42704

Re: NATIONALS 2015

I'll arrive to sail on Wednesday.

Perham
GBR 311

PS: it's Burnham Week, so there may be competition for accommodation offsite. If you'll need it, book it.
by perhamh
Tue Feb 10, 2015 8:44 pm
Forum: World Championships
Topic: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA
Replies: 58
Views: 75554

Re: Richmond YC XIX World Championships 2014 USA

The obvious ones are GBR 329 - Morrison 2, C12 Performance Boats USA 204 - Nethercott USA 209 - Nethercott GBR 330 - Morrison 2, C12 Performance Boats AUS 10 - Nethercott GBR 327 - Morrison 2 (sunken foredeck), C12 Performance Boats GER 74 - Nethercott You probably need a response from Chris Maas an...