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Old Dec 12, 2012, 03:44 PM
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IOM Stand Heigth

Any idea how far off the ground the bottom of the hull would be?

Been looking for an IOM stand and that skeg is pretty long

TIA
Bill in AG
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Old Dec 12, 2012, 03:48 PM
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just get a camping stool and cut a hole in the middle for the keel
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Old Dec 12, 2012, 04:21 PM
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IOM Stand

Camping stool?

Hell, this is IOM, we need some carbon fibre, stainless steel,
unobtanium, one of a kind, british made, aussie designed, NASA
sourced boat stands.

Don't you read sailing anarchy?
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Old Dec 12, 2012, 04:31 PM
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If thats the case, just get a britpop, cut.the deck off, make a hole in the bottom for keel to go through and you have yourself some high tec equipment.

Please note, this method will only work for those with strange narrow boats.

I think the best boat stand is the water
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 05:54 AM
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...need some.......unobtanium....................
I had some of that out in the shed, but I used it all for a job last week.
It is hard to get.... so they say.....
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 06:10 AM
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Camping stool?

Hell, this is IOM, we need some carbon fibre, stainless steel,
unobtanium, one of a kind, british made, aussie designed, NASA
sourced boat stands.

Don't you read sailing anarchy?
Ok here you are
http://radiosailingshop.com.au/index...roducts_id=589
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 06:50 AM
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Check this out

http://www.bournville-mypb-club.org....%20stands.html

and

http://ultralite-radioyachting.net/y...at-stand-p-167

Brian
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 10:26 AM
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Stands

Yeah - that's what I'm talking about
I love the little S bend to clear the front bulb

Reminds me of the guys working the outage at the local
nuclear power plant.

They replaced some Nuc grade stainless steam piping;
welded up and polished some awsome BBQ grills.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 02:49 PM
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When traveling to a regattas i just use the dustbin perfect height.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 07:19 PM
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I think the camp stool they are talking about is a camp table. Here is a link to one I use:

http://www.rei.com/product/765281/rei-camp-end-table

Major feature is a place to put your Beer and tools.
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 07:41 PM
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I think the camp stool they are talking about is a camp table. Here is a link to one I use:

http://www.rei.com/product/765281/rei-camp-end-table

Major feature is a place to put your Beer and tools.
I Like that
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 07:51 PM
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http://www.gandermountain.com/modper...toman&i=440098

I think camp stool
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Old Dec 13, 2012, 08:29 PM
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I think the camp stool they are talking about is a camp table. Here is a link to one I use:

http://www.rei.com/product/765281/rei-camp-end-table

Major feature is a place to put your Beer and tools.
Stuff the stool that is a great product
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Old Dec 14, 2012, 12:04 AM
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New video of some training at Wangaroa Harbour Northland New Zealand. Enjoy

IOM RC Sailing at Wangaroa (8 min 16 sec)



www.ddesignyachts.webs.com
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Old Dec 14, 2012, 05:45 AM
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Guys

If you require as very good boat stand all ally and 3 position look on CM Yachts site 49.95 last for years and light/compact
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