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Jump to new posts Re: Getting the rudder off by jacks     Today at 12:51 PM

 Quote: Where's the "rudder lock"?

It's the metal clip that locks into place at the top pintle when you insert the rudder. You need to depress it to get the rudder off and, at the same time, gently tap the rudder from the bottom.
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Jump to new posts Re: Building a new CL16, with pictures!! by Philippe     Today at 09:50 AM

Yeah, I think one of the reason the transition was so much work for Geoff is that he isnít just taking over the company, but wants to reboot the boat building part of it, not just make rudders and centerboards.
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Jump to new posts Re: Building a new CL16, with pictures!! by Sandpaper     Today at 06:20 AM

Oh Wow, Philippe! This is fascinating stuff. Please keep posting.

It's great to see that Geoff is producing CLs again. It's too bad that Dave V. cut up the Sandpiper molds.

Keep the pix coming.
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Jump to new posts Re: Building a new CL16, with pictures!! by Philippe     Yesterday at 10:50 PM

Got some more pictures!

The Interior Bow Section, with fiberglass completed:




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Jump to new posts Re: The New CL by Philippe     Yesterday at 11:58 AM

Dennis, sadly, regarding the rudder, I do not have all the information. It's my understanding that it's solid FB finished in gel coat. But then again, he might have used honeycomb foam core.

I'll point out to Geoff (again) that his prese
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Jump to new posts Re: The New CL by Sandpaper     Yesterday at 06:59 AM

Philippe, I'm fascinated by the photo. How was the new rudder constructed?

Obviously it was molded in two halves: port and starboard. Is it hollow? Or is it solid glass? How are the two halves joined? Is each part cured before they are joi
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Jump to new posts Building a new CL16, with pictures!! by Philippe     11/16/18 07:38 PM

This new thread I'm starting is more or less related to the "The New CL" thread (http://www.vaxxine.com/clsailboats/ubbthreads/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=19748#Post19748 ). As one of the person who actually has been able to hear back from th
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