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  Topic: Extracting Broken Batten
rswabsin

Replies: 5
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PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu May 26, 2022 7:06 am   Subject: Extracting Broken Batten
Stop at your local CVS, Rite-Aid, etc and see if they have any forceps long and thin enough to reach inside the sleeve and grab the end of the broken batten. You may have to crumple up the leech of t ...
  Topic: Andy McKinney RIP :-(
rswabsin

Replies: 6
Views: 1399

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2022 7:10 am   Subject: Andy McKinney RIP :-(
Always enjoyed stopping in his shop to check out new gear and pick up odds and ends. Always willing to share info on the less frequented sailing spots on Hatteras. Really loved his blog - "Lost ...
  Topic: Bringing Equipment to Maui
rswabsin

Replies: 6
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PostForum: Southwest USA, Hawaii, Mexico   Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2022 7:14 am   Subject: Bringing Equipment to Maui
Was in Maui last summer and rented gear from Hi Tech - highly recommend. But, the rental manger there told me that a lot of shops are cutting back on windsurfing rental gear. It simply takes up too ...
  Topic: Wing Foiling Spots North NJ
rswabsin

Replies: 4
Views: 2071

PostForum: Eastern and Central USA & Canada   Posted: Thu Feb 24, 2022 2:05 pm   Subject: Wing Foiling Spots North NJ
There is also another deep water spot just a few miles west of Sandy Hook - off Route 36 in Port Monmouth.

https://www.google.com/maps/@40.4386819,-74.0877259,2189m/data=!3m1!1e3

You can see t ...
  Topic: Wing Foiling Spots North NJ
rswabsin

Replies: 4
Views: 2071

PostForum: Eastern and Central USA & Canada   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2022 8:40 am   Subject: Wing Foiling Spots North NJ
Welcome to NJ - Sandy Hook has the largest number of dedicated wing foilers that I've seen (roughly 3-6 of them). The water is plenty deep from mid to high tide. Any day there is northwest wind fore ...
  Topic: What this tiny line is for?
rswabsin

Replies: 11
Views: 6845

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 09, 2021 7:59 am   Subject: What this tiny line is for?
Maybe it's meant to tie off somehow to the either US mast base or the Uni so the adapter is not accidentally lost during the disconnect process. I'm thinking its intended to stay with either the mast ...
  Topic: Fin Dilemma
rswabsin

Replies: 16
Views: 8301

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 24, 2021 8:54 am   Subject: Fin Dilemma
Windsurf magazine always has a nice informative review of the latest FSW boards. For you reading pleasure: https://www.windsurf.co.uk/2021-105-litre-crossover-board-test/

Rob
  Topic: Sunday Forecast Test: IW v WG v. NOAA
rswabsin

Replies: 4
Views: 6722

PostForum: Eastern and Central USA & Canada   Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2021 8:48 am   Subject: Sunday Forecast Test: IW v WG v. NOAA
Well I see at 9:30 AM its averaging 30 at Kalmus and 28 at West Dennis. So NOAA and WG are closest. Enjoy the wind!

I'm also hoping the NOAA forecast for NJ (15-25) proves correct vs IW (14-1Cool.
  Topic: The Lost Sandy Hook Sensor - Any Updates Iwindsurf?
rswabsin

Replies: 0
Views: 8714

PostForum: Eastern and Central USA & Canada   Posted: Sat May 15, 2021 7:26 am   Subject: The Lost Sandy Hook Sensor - Any Updates Iwindsurf?
The Sandy Hook sensor was taken down several years back during the demo and reconstruction of the park pavilions. Are there any current plans to replace this sensor on any of the new structures out a ...
  Topic: Fin sanding to avoid major cuts
rswabsin

Replies: 5
Views: 8229

PostForum: Windsurfing Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2021 11:36 am   Subject: Fin sanding to avoid major cuts
If you're talking about sanding down and smoothing out some of the scrapes and rough spots on fins that occur over time - then yes, I do this quite often to restore the performance of the fin. If I d ...
 
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