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by JohnGreifzu
Mon Nov 04, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Class Rules Discussions
Topic: Proposed Spinnaker Rule for 2020 North American Championship
Replies: 0
Views: 154

Proposed Spinnaker Rule for 2020 North American Championship

At the 2019 Annual Meeting held last month, the 2020 North American Championship was awarded to Fleet #11 (Great Lakes & Lake Champlain). The event will be held in August 2020. Fleet 11 has traditionally conducted its class racing using "oversized" spinnakers (spinnakers larger than the 108 square m...
by JohnGreifzu
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Events & Scheduling
Topic: 2020 NAs - Chicago Yard for Travelers
Replies: 0
Views: 124

2020 NAs - Chicago Yard for Travelers

Skyway Yacht Works in Chicago has offered the following pricing for the 2020 NAs (and Mac Race, if desired): Launch from transport $350 Mast up $300 Mast down $300 Load to transport $300 TOTAL $1250 MAC Add-ons: Haul out and launch between races $500 Cradle rent while laid up $125 Total $1875 info@s...
by JohnGreifzu
Thu Sep 19, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Outhaul Line Replacement - How long? Other Advice?
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: Outhaul Line Replacement - How long? Other Advice?

I replaced the outhaul on Growth Spurt this year and am happy with the result. I have 4mm spectra inside the boom for the 4:1 purchase; the spectra is then spliced to 6mm endura braid near the end of the purchase and run to base of mast and aft to one of the clutches that accepts 6mm line. You reall...
by JohnGreifzu
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Sails & Equipment for Sale
Topic: SOLD - DOYLE AP GENOA - 150% LP
Replies: 1
Views: 511

SOLD - DOYLE AP GENOA - 150% LP

For sale is a GOOD 150% Doyle genoa. Built in 2013 (approx.), it came with my boat and I used it for a handful of regattas since 2016. Great sail for weeknight racing if you prefer the overlapping jib. Will furl on J109 standard furler. Well maintained. Asking $550 + shipping. johngreifzu@gmail.com....
by JohnGreifzu
Fri May 17, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Sails & Equipment for Sale
Topic: SOLD - North Class Legal Spinnaker
Replies: 2
Views: 825

Re: North Class Legal Spinnaker

Yes, still available. Feel free to email me: johngreifzu@gmail.com.
by JohnGreifzu
Mon May 13, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Sails & Equipment for Sale
Topic: SOLD - North Class Legal Spinnaker
Replies: 2
Views: 825

SOLD - North Class Legal Spinnaker

This is J109 Sail Tag No. 1105298N. Originally delivered May 2012. All white. Spinnaker is in good shape. About 30 race days of use. Tack panel was re-built in 2017. This will be a good spinnaker for PHRF or casual OD racing. I simply do not need it anymore. Asking $900 or best offer. Email johngrei...
by JohnGreifzu
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Events & Scheduling
Topic: AYC Spring Series - Register Now!
Replies: 0
Views: 358

AYC Spring Series - Register Now!

One month until the LIS one-design season. Register here:

https://yachtscoring.com/emenu.cfm?eID=6132
by JohnGreifzu
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Fleet #10 - Long Island Sound
Topic: AYC Spring Series - Register Now!
Replies: 0
Views: 430

AYC Spring Series - Register Now!

One month until the LIS one-design season. Register now!

https://yachtscoring.com/emenu.cfm?eID=6132
by JohnGreifzu
Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Source for original winch handle pockets
Replies: 2
Views: 1449

Re: Source for original winch handle pockets

I replaced with the shorter lewmar holders. The top screws line up. The bottom screw required a new hole. I simply put a re-sealed screw in the hole no longer in use. It's barely noticeable.
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by JohnGreifzu
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Sails & Equipment for Sale
Topic: SOLD - Doyle 150% LP Light Air Genoa
Replies: 0
Views: 978

SOLD - Doyle 150% LP Light Air Genoa

Doyle Light Air Genoa. Around 150% LP. I can measure sail if you are interested. Good for up to 8 knots. Built in 2015. Low hours.

Asking $900. All serious offers considered. Sail is in CT. johngreifzu@gmail.com


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by JohnGreifzu
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Masthead sheave upgrade
Replies: 4
Views: 2066

Re: Masthead sheave upgrade

Figured it all out:

2xNG2-3B12 (spin halyard sheaves)
2xNG1-4 (jib box sheave)
by JohnGreifzu
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Lee cloths (or boards)
Replies: 4
Views: 2743

Re: Lee cloths (or boards)

Thanks. That was my plan on the nuts.
by JohnGreifzu
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Lee cloths (or boards)
Replies: 4
Views: 2743

Re: Lee cloths (or boards)

I'm installing lee cloths similar to those on Vento. Are the padeyes on port screwed or through-bolted?
by JohnGreifzu
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Maintenance Topics
Topic: Masthead sheave upgrade
Replies: 4
Views: 2066

Re: Masthead sheave upgrade

Are the jib halyard and spin halyard sheaves the same ones? Rig tite part NG2-3B12?
by JohnGreifzu
Thu Jul 06, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Fleet #10 - Long Island Sound
Topic: Class Racing at Larchmont Race Week - 7/15-16
Replies: 0
Views: 1617

Class Racing at Larchmont Race Week - 7/15-16

We are all set for our own class, drop mark racing on the first weekend (7/15-16). (And invited to the Execution Rocks race the following weekend). Sign up on Yachtscoring, https://yachtscoring.com/emenu.cfm?eID=4236, under PHRF spinnaker. LYC will create and move 109s into our own class on the scra...