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    Default My sail boat distraction

    I bought a little DF65 about a year and a half ago. I added a Thunder Tiger Victoria just this past month, first sail was today.
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    It's a nice distraction to have.
    I should get my old 'Sea Queen' out more often.
    The Victoria is a nice looking boat.

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    I love the classic looks of the old 12 meter yachts. The Victoria is definitely eye candy, looks just as pretty on the stand in the dining room as on the pond sailing. a few more pictures.
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    New sailors for the Victoria.
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    Fun in the sun, my crack sailing crew.
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    One day I have got to get a sailboat, used to live on one. Really be a calm day at the lake with one.


    Really nice Danny

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    I spent three summers as a teen sailing as a beck hand all over Mount Hope an Narragansett bays, S.E. Ma. / R.I. on a friends family yacht. My R/C sail boats = youthful memories = calm, relaxing, with the right amount of fun thrown in.
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    Glad I'm not the only one who enjoys sailing. I've got a DF65 that's great fun and slowly building a DF95.
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    Quote Originally Posted by raptor347 View Post
    Glad I'm not the only one who enjoys sailing. I've got a DF65 that's great fun and slowly building a DF95.
    Show your sail boats. I set up my DF65 small, both for display but mostly for transportation purpose, I've got the short keel and the"B" sails, still sails great love thet boat.

    I have to admit I love the scale looks of the Victoria, if I was to ever get a third sail boat it would be more for scale looks over a racing design.

    Who else here has a sailing yacht? Show me the boats! even if they have an inch of dust on um.
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    DF65 here too. Painted hull, dragonskins deck, and felt tip sails.20200405_131430.jpg
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    [QUOTE=NativePaul;743857]DF65 here too. Painted hull, dragonskins deck, and felt tip sails.

    Very nice, sharp little yacht.

    come on, who else has a sail boat distraction? My sail boat distraction means you too. more pictures please, action shots get bonus points?
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