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Gaff noise - any solutions?
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Hi All,My first post here and good to be on board.On the Tiki 38 Luckyfish we had the standard leather protection on the inside of the gaff jaws. After a few thousand miles of listening to them…Continue

Tags: lubricants, noise, gaffs

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brett Parker Dec 20, 2016.

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I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
Tiki 38 - Luckyfish
Country, City, and State?
SV Luckyfish & Mongolia
About me or us?
Bought Luckyfish from builder Dan Hardwicke in Sth Africa in 2014. Sailed from Cape Town to Windward Islands 2015/16 with all female crew from Mongolia - the first Mongolians to sail across an ocean. Sharing our experiences via vlogging and blogging.
Looking to?
Return to LF in Jan 2017 and cruise to the Hui in May, then?. Trying to help balance the narrative about "needing all the bells and whistles" to enjoy cruising on a catamaran.

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At 3:44pm on March 30, 2017, Björn said…
Hi Stewart,

I really like your videos, they are so different fro the other sailing videos on Youtube!
If you are ever travelling through Berlin, let me know and we can got out for a few drinks or go otu sailing!
Regards Björn

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