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by bubulo
Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Items for Sale
Topic: Main sail for Mark 1
Replies: 0
Views: 10164

Main sail for Mark 1

Anyone has a spare main sail to sell for my Mark 1 ?

Many thanks
by bubulo
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Items for Sale
Topic: Looking for a furling genoa with UV strip
Replies: 0
Views: 6985

Looking for a furling genoa with UV strip

Hello

I am looking to buy a second hand furling genoa for my Sabre 27 with UV strip

Preferably something between 130% and 150%

Please contact me on 07891455869 if you have one

Many thanks

Alex
by bubulo
Wed May 01, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine shaft vibration
Replies: 1
Views: 2675

Engine shaft vibration

Hello

My sabre 27 has some engine shaft vibration at certain speeds only

Anyone has any suggestions on what could be done to reduce this?

Many thanks

Alex
by bubulo
Fri Dec 28, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lifting points
Replies: 1
Views: 2938

Lifting points

Can anyone confirm the ideal lifting points to raise a Sabre 27 fin keel out of the water?

Many thanks

Alex
by bubulo
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Main winch replacement
Replies: 2
Views: 3263

Re: Main winch replacement

Thanks for your reply I have also just bought two of the old non self tailing Lewmar 40 to replace the original Gibbs I look forward to fitting them in. Any suggestions for fitting the winches? Great idea of the zipper on the dodger to allow full rotation of the handle. Do you know what size of Winc...
by bubulo
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Main winch replacement
Replies: 2
Views: 3263

Main winch replacement

Hello

I have a Mark 1 and would like to replace the original genoa sheet Gibb winches with a fixed handle at the bottom

Any suggestions?

Thanks

Alex
by bubulo
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gibb winches maintenance
Replies: 9
Views: 7683

Re: Gibb winches maintenance

Many thanks again Chris

I managed to take off the covers!

All done

Quite easy really....once you know how to do it!

Thanks again

Alex
by bubulo
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gibb winches maintenance
Replies: 9
Views: 7683

Re: Gibb winches maintenance

Chris

Tried to remove the winch covers today but no luck. They are really hard to remove. I must be doing something wrong. Do you know of any other site with more instructions/photos on how to clean the Gibb winches? Many thanks
Alex
by bubulo
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Genoa dimensions for Mk2 sabre
Replies: 4
Views: 4759

Re: Genoa dimensions for Mk2 sabre

Hi Chris

If it can be of help I have the dimensions of my genoa but my boat is a Mark 1:

Leech : 30'2''

Foot: 15' 8''

Luff: 31'

Alex
by bubulo
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gibb winches maintenance
Replies: 9
Views: 7683

Re: Gibb winches maintenance

OK Chris many thanks

I will try it!

Alex