Author Archives: DaveAdams

About DaveAdams

Creator of the Canadian 505 Class Association Website

Top Cover Measure Up for Sailor’s Tailor

Measurements requested by Sailor’s Tailor (click on any pic to see close up): 1. Tip of bow to midmast at the height where the boom is attached.    82″   2. Midmast up where boom is attached straight down to … Continue reading

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Carbon Straps

http://ptwatercraft.com/ptwatercraft/Hatches_and_Hardware.html

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505 Canadian Fleet 1

505 Canadian Fleet 1 The events the fleet agreed to support in 2015 are as follows: May 2 – 3 – Port Townsend, WA – Stewart Sinclair Memorial Regatta May 10 – KYC – Opening Day Sailpast May 24 – … Continue reading

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Toronto Regatta Report – 2014

Was this regatta the Eastern Canadian Championships?  Was it the Ontario Championships?……Awhh screw it.  Who cares, let’s just get together and go sailing and then come back, put your feet up, suck back a few beers and then chase that … Continue reading

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2014 505 Canadian Open and Canadian Championships

July 11-13, 2014, Kitsilano Yacht Club A forecast of sunny and hot weather attracted a number of boats from BC and Washington regions to compete in the 2014 Canadian Championships hosted by Fleet One as part of KYC’s annual Invitational … Continue reading

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Possible Harness Resource

http://www.aquatausa.com/harness.htm

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2013 Canadian Championships Toronto Ontario – Regatta Report

Reporter:    Christian Dechamplain I wonder how many people in the fleet remember my box of tissue floating away after Marg and I capsized at CORK a few years ago?  Marg was nice enough to bring me back to shore so … Continue reading

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Gear Pics from 2013 NAs

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NOR – Ontario Championships – September 28-29th

NOTICE OF RACE International 5O5                        Ontario Championship International Contender                         Open Regatta Outer Harbour Centreboard Club 14 Regatta Road, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 28th-29th September 2013 Entry fee: Can/US $70 per boat (505); Can/US $35 per boat (Contender) Eligibility: 505 Class … Continue reading

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Pictures from Gelcoat job of my CB Case

I am quite happy with the job. The only picture missing is the finished product where it is all sanded and faired down. It will require minimium sanding. Hope it helps you because CB cases do get exposed to a … Continue reading

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