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25th July 2008 02:13 PM
Allisonaus911 Customs unfortunately held up the FOD booms in the UK so long that I had to fly out to Poland 1 day before it cleared, hence the reason I am using one of my old booms in the photographs. From Poland I had to fly to the US then Aus straight away, therefore I will have the new booms at the FW World Championships in Portugal.
Regards,
Allison
19th July 2008 09:39 AM
Unregistered Hi poster no.3
You say customs have an problem with the Aluminum boom! Can you please explain this. I cant imagine why customs would have any issue with a piece of sporting equipment.
18th July 2008 03:31 AM
Unregistered ..and A Decent Sail!
16th July 2008 10:10 AM
Unregistered the 49er guys are only just getting carbon masts now
and eventually they will get carbon hulls

the 49er guys will tell you its a false economy to sell cheaper weaker equipment.
the message
build it right the first time, build it to last.


the 49er class should grow a bit more now

starboard must put forward the best equipment which includes a carbon boom.
15th July 2008 02:31 AM
Unregistered aluminum boom wasnt available at the time yet.
Not able to get through customos for first few events
15th July 2008 02:24 AM
James Yep, that's a carbon boom alright.

Those are some great pictures of the FOD in high-wind action, though.
14th July 2008 05:28 PM
Unregistered
FOD carbon boom or aluminium boom

Allison is using a carbon boom, check out
http://www.danorm.com/photo/allisonhtml/

The aluminium boom is a bad idea

it must be carbon

good luck with the proposal

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