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CSBB Archive 3

Dyer Dink (pic)
By:Tim Allen
Date: 4/17/2008, 10:23 am
In Response To: You're brutally honest Jon. (Tom Young)

I apologize for the small size of this picture, but I think you can get the point: here's my wife and our (late) dog, a 150-pound Newfoundland/Golden hybrid, out for a row in an 8' Dyer dinghy, one of our favorite rowing boats, and fun to sail, too.

Messages In This Thread

Sailing Dinghy -- Brian Rader -- 4/15/2008, 6:20 pm
I would say that Graham's Spindrift 9N just about fits the bill. (link) -- Ray Henry, Nimble Kodiak Yawl, "Seaweed", NC -- 4/15/2008, 6:35 pm
Ray I am amazed every time I look at your work. Beautiful job. -- Larry DH -- 4/15/2008, 7:10 pm
Wow. Just wow. -- Brian Rader -- 4/15/2008, 7:34 pm
DOUBLE WOW! (nm) -- Charlie Stillman -- 4/15/2008, 9:57 pm
You've got skills Ray, nice :) (nm) -- Kim S/V Cordelie -- 4/15/2008, 10:12 pm
That's nice! (nm) -- Cathy, currently boatless, VA -- 4/16/2008, 5:32 am
You all are much too kind - thank you :o :o The pictures cover up a lot..... (nm) (link) -- Ray Henry -- 4/16/2008, 8:36 am
Spindrift -- Rob and LaDonna -- 4/15/2008, 7:43 pm
What we need is the right house sitting opportunity! (nm) -- Brian Rader -- 4/15/2008, 8:54 pm
How many hours to build that little boat? -- Kim S/V Cordelie -- 4/15/2008, 10:18 pm
Hours -- Rob and LaDonna -- 4/15/2008, 10:52 pm
Hours well spent :) (nm) -- Kim S/V Cordelie -- 4/15/2008, 11:57 pm
I’m guessing I spent between 80-100 hours on mine… (pic) -- Jon Eisberg -- 4/16/2008, 5:10 am
Jon here's my 14' nester, easy to put together in the water. (pic) -- geneWj First Born & Teacher's Pet III, Bradenton,Fl -- 4/16/2008, 5:39 am
It will handle rough water, I use a 8 hp on it, will (pic) -- geneWj First Born & Teacher's Pet III, Bradenton,Fl -- 4/16/2008, 5:42 am
You're brutally honest Jon. -- Tom Young -- 4/16/2008, 6:28 am
I'm seeing more and more Winnebagos towing Land Rovers these days... (pic) -- Jon Eisberg -- 4/16/2008, 8:17 am
Dyer Dink (pic) -- Tim Allen -- 4/17/2008, 10:23 am
I'd love to find one of those when the nest is empty Tim. (pic) -- Tom Young -- 4/17/2008, 11:00 am
Got Lucky, picked this one up on... (pic) -- Dave Westsail 42 Elysium -- 4/18/2008, 7:23 am
FWIW, Tom, Dave, the Dyer isn't actually ours... (pic) -- Tim Allen -- 4/18/2008, 8:49 am
Dave, was the hull crazed? I have a -- Bruce T. Shark (Clean Nuclear Energy Model) -- 4/18/2008, 11:38 am
Jon, did you remove the line drum on your windlass... -- Ron Chappell -- 4/16/2008, 7:20 am
It was off for cleaning, I guess - I've since replaced it with a Lofrans Kobra, AWESOME little windlass (nm) -- Jon Eisberg -- 4/16/2008, 8:22 am
You need a set of Dave Gerr's joining clamps -- Simon Kendall -- 4/16/2008, 5:18 pm
Because I had cut the joining bulkheads so low, I felt bolting together was the only option... -- Jon Eisberg -- 4/16/2008, 8:35 pm
Minto (pic) -- Thierry/Cabo Rico 42 CURLEW/Baltimore MD -- 4/16/2008, 4:44 am
picture # 2 (pic) -- Thierry/Cabo Rico 42 CURLEW/Baltimore MD -- 4/16/2008, 4:46 am
here's one that's really cheap and practical - AND solves world hunger! (pic) -- mike toledano -- 4/16/2008, 6:17 am
Such a... creative solution -- Brian Rader -- 4/16/2008, 7:34 am
Heh Heh, I have that picture on my home page. (nm) -- D'Arcy - Islay Mist, C&C27 -- 4/16/2008, 1:03 pm
I might be persuaded to part with my Spindrift 11N (link) (pic) -- Garry, between boats -- 4/16/2008, 5:21 pm

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