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by hunkydory
Wed May 02, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Dent in hull on trailer
Replies: 4
Views: 1968

Re: Dent in hull on trailer

Thanks for the replies. I feel much better now. Time to start on the keel stuff!
by hunkydory
Tue May 01, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Dent in hull on trailer
Replies: 4
Views: 1968

Dent in hull on trailer

So should this be I be worried about this? I jacked the bow up and it seemed to go back to to normal but the boat has been sitting on the trailer for at least a decade https://flic.kr/p/26yUxdU https://flic.kr/p/25nB6tt https://flic.kr/p/25nB6o8 I would like to get some feedback before taking on the...
by hunkydory
Sat Apr 28, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Hello fellow Venture sailors!
Replies: 6
Views: 2080

Re: Hello fellow Venture sailors!

now with pics
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i am really tempted to make the raised white section on the foredeck into a functioning hatch. Any thoughts?
by hunkydory
Sat Apr 28, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Safely Removing a Swing Keel
Replies: 9
Views: 3503

Re: Safely Removing a Swing Keel

great write up did your fair the keel at all before the por15?
by hunkydory
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Running rigging and spreaders
Replies: 8
Views: 4634

Re: Running rigging and spreaders

I have a 78 Macgregor V222 that I just recently took out for the first time after fixing her up over the course of two years. I found out in these forums that Blue Water Yachts is a GREAT resource for specific parts for my boat. I also fabricated spreaders from scratch and realized after the fact t...
by hunkydory
Tue Apr 24, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Hello fellow Venture sailors!
Replies: 6
Views: 2080

Re: Hello fellow Venture sailors!

Dino, Photos would help, and if you list where you are located, a nearby (if any) Mac owner may be able to help answer some questions. Ray Hi Ray, I am in Bremerton WA and look forward to meeting fellow Mac sailors. A soon as I figure out how to load photos, I will. I am also going to set up a prog...
by hunkydory
Tue Apr 24, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: MacGregor/Venture Discussion
Topic: Hello fellow Venture sailors!
Replies: 6
Views: 2080

Hello fellow Venture sailors!

So I brought home my new to me 1978 Venture 22-2 that a friend at work has been leaning on me to buy for 2 years. He final came back with a price I could get behind to restore an older trailer-sailor. FREE so she was laying on an ill fitting trailer since 2001 and there is 2 inches of rainwater in t...