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Doug Ron is picking up anchors tomorrow, but we will be out sailing for a week.
Alan has a relative in Chilliwack that we can drop off anchors for Calgary. I will let you know when all is firmed up.
Re confirm your decision on the Sarca EXCEL after taklking to Mike.
I will hold the order for you till Noon.
If I dont hear from you I will keep you in the group and place an order for the EXCEL
The group is split 5050 between excel and super sarcas 9kg
I have to place the order in the morning.
1. the sarca Excel and super 9kg will not fit in locker. They would be secured of bow roller.
2. for the Aluminum EXCEL I don’t have the price but they are much more expensive. Do they fit in the locker I will say yes, but to confirm I will have Micheal contact you as he has one.
THE GROUP SO FAR ARE LOOKING AT A SUPER SARCA 9KG
WE NEED ONE MORE MEMBER FORTHE 15% DEAL
WE WILL KEEP YOU POSTED.
Daniel you are number 4 on a SARCA, when we have 6 members I will contact you
UPDATE June 28, 2020
SARCA ANCHORS – Ground Tackle Marine
One time offer on bulk sale of min, of 6 anchors (mix and Match Style ( Excel or Super) and Weight ( suggested weight for max 9KG will do.for Mcgregor 26.
DEAL; 15% off on anchors. plus tax and shipping. (Shipping I will ask members on Island to pick up anchors and bring them to my place for pick up. American and Alberta members will wait till borders open, but they will be safely stored)
Club needs to make a deposit of 25%. I still need to talk to Kelvin on setting a payment strategy for out of town members. Locals can do a fund transfer to me.
Excel Sarca 9kg: Galvanized REG$361.87 Disc: 314.67 tx 37.76 Ship(?)
Super Sarca 9KG: Galvanized REG$334.35 Disc: 290.83 tx 34.90 Ship(?)
Right now they have in stock 4 of each, anymore will have to wait till shipment arrives from Australia most likely September
DEADLINE July 15TH
After deadline we have secured for individual purchases of 10% Go to Groundtackle marine for products and prices.
POCO Marine on ROCNA
Members Price on 10KG is $345
Pierre has offered us a one time bulk order of 5 anchors min. @ $335 each
Once we past the deadline of the order prices go back to members rate of $345
I need to Provide Pierre the (min 5) members names to secure your price if you go To the store. Out of town members we will arrange a full payment to the club and I will pick up and store the anchors.
I cannot seem to download a file, for examples send me an email and I will forward the file.
I am on a look out for new/leased motor.
Call all the local wholesalers, and they will tell you who are their big lease dealers (most of them lease to tour or fish camps for 3to6months) they are nicely broken in, mechanically tuned when returns and ready for resale.
Merucry big dealer is: Bridgeview marine
2nd MP marine
Yamaha: Galleon and GA Checkpoint
Suzuki: Sherwood Marine (victoria) and appearently in Vancouver Bridgeview, also our BWY
I am looking for a tilt lift assembly for my Honda 50 or if I get a crazy deal I will change.
I like mercury cause you can get it serviced anywhere.
Yamaha is a very good quiet, light weight but I am not sure about the servicing on our boat. I will check with Kermi to see if he is still satisfied with his Yamaha.
Suzuki, a great motor but servicing is an issue.
I was told that Kijijji is a good site for guys who have bought a new boat and found out that they want a bigger engine, but then you have to pay to have motor removed and reinstalled?
I was going to write the same thing Rick. if you buy the basic square crab trap add a little lead to the trap doors this will stop the doors to flop open in current and allowing the males to escape. best depth is btwn 30 -50ft at low tide (drop time) pu nets after High tide. Use lead lines. If only on legal male when you haul out, through back in with cage and send her down, and feast on the 2nd haul.
I have a collapsible pyramid net. has worked well for me. Bad experience with expensive crab nets… they get stolen. But they do store better. It’s a “crab shoot”!
Some years back I checked with Blue water and North Sails in Richmond. I wanted to have my main checked out and wanted modifications. Time and cost the factors and NS won the tendering. They assessed my sail, and told me I had much life left. They did point out some repairs, and walked me through the modifications. I was satisfied.