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8   Mast Gates and sail jacklines Ways to manage the main sail slides when flaking the sail and reefing
29 0 2001 SCA Cruiser Challenge Pictures from the SCA Cruiser Challenge, June 23, 2001. Oakland Estuary, San Francisco Bay, CA. 32 micro-, mini- and pocket-cruisers took part in a fun race.
25 5 2000 SCA Cruiser Challenge - Results and Commentary SCA Cruiser Challenge 2000 - Part 1 - Results and Commentary. If you want a hi-res file of a photo, suitable for printing at 4x6 or 5x7 at your local photo shop, email me.
2 0 Cajun Tiller Tamer Here's the "Cajun Tiller Tamer". I learned it from Jerry Barrilleaux, Potter skipper extrodinaire, whose family comes from the Lousiana bayou country. It works!
8 0 Details and Designs Details and Experimental Designs
2 0 Electronics Installation on Swing Out Bracket The VHF, GPS and Knotlog are mounted on a swing-out bracket in the companionway.
6 1 Favorite Sailin' Photos Warning! Some of these are pretty big files. Suitable for up to 8" x10" enlargment, or full-screen wallpaper.
1 0 Force 5 Trailer Pics of trailer for 2 Force 5's, 3 windsurfers, and launching dolly
2 0 Jackline for Mainsail or Jib Reefing A jackline on the luff provides a way to reef a mainsail (or a jib) without having to fuss with removing slugs from the mast track. When the mainsail is lowered part way for reefing, the line gets looser, and the mainsail can pull away from the slug
5 2 Mast Raising - Jerry B's System Jerry B's Mast Raising System
6 3 Mast Raising - Judy B's System It takes about 8 minutes from arriving in the parking lot to pinning the headstay. No lifting, no grunting. (There are mini-stays on the mast to keep it from swaying sideways during raising and lowering. I don't have pics of them yet).
5 0 Mast Raising - Precision Sailboats The Precision line of sailboat uses a telescoping bow stop on the trailer and the trailer winch to raise the mast. Here are some pics of how the telescoping bow stop is designed.
18 0 Ocean Planet Open 60 Bruce Schwab's Open 60 class "Ocean Planet", headed for the "Around Alone" and "Vendee Globe"
7 0 P19 AutoHelm ST1000+ installation. Installation of an AutoHelm ST1000+ on a Potter 19
5 0 P19 Boat Cover The cover was made to be used both with the mast up and with it down (in the trailering/storage position).
10 0 P19 Custom Cabinets Custom mahogany cabinets for the Potter 19. Holds a cooler, galley bin, and removable chart desk. Made by Vince Venezia, member of Potter Yachters.
1 0 P19 Floatation Foam Replacement May 2001. Replaced the floatation foam in the bow with molded closed cell foam from the factory.
3 0 P19 Keel Lock Project P19 Keel Lock Project
11 2 P19 Keeltrunk Project My 1985 had the worst keeltrunk ever installed in a Potter 19. Every other P19 I've ever seen made mine look flimsy. I decided to rebuild it first class, in a manner similar to the over-built HMS-18's from the 1970's.
1 0 P19 Sailplan P19 Sailplan
13 0 Potters at Monterey Bay Potters at Monterey Bay. High-resolution photos can be viewed as "Actual size" OR 640 X 480. Click on a picture, and then CHOOSE "FIT 640 X 480" TO MAKE THE PICTURE SMALLER AND LOADING FASTER.
23 0 PY 2000 Delta Ditch Race Potter Yachters Delta Ditch Race May 2000. Photos by Judy and Dave Blumhorst, Dave Norris and others.
15 1 PY 2000 P15's, Foster City May 2000. Flat water, sea breezes and restaurants with docks. Good place for new skippers, but winds can exceed 10 knots in the afternoon. Bridge clearance is about 21', suitable for P15's, but not P19's.
17 0 PY 2001 Bruno's Island and Delta PY Bruno's Island Weekend, March 2001
10 0 PY at Millerton Lake, April 8-9, 2000 Potter Yachters weekend at Millerton Lake. 6 Potter 19's, one Potter 15, and one Montgomery 15 attended. The sailing was fabulous, and the highlight of the trip was sailing upriver thru the canyon.
10 1 PY Pics by Jerry Barrilleax Pics from SCA Cruiser Challenge, a Outboard Motor mount for a P19 standard trailer, a few shots from the Bruno's Island Sail in March 2000
10 1 PY Sail, Oakland, Feb 2000 Potter Yachters Sail at Oakland, CA Feb 26-7
15 1 PY Woodward Reservoir, June 2000 Potter Yachters at Woodward Reservoir, June 2000. We coordinated the event with the San Jose Sailing Club. There were about 30 different sailboats there! Pictures by Dave Norris and Judy Blumhorst
4 0 Stern Anchor Holder

CAUTION!!! If you deploy the anchor with the sails up, you must immediately secure the rode to the bow, or else the boat sails downwind, dragging the anchor

8 1 T-Boned! (Hull repair project) T-Boned -- The word no sailboat owner wants to hear. The damage was there when we bought Redwing. A 2" wide section of fiberglass was shattered right at the deck-to-hull joint. I fixed it as part of her total re-fit.
8 0 Trailer OutBoard Mount Designed and fabricated by Jerry Barrilleaux.

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