In this issue...
  • Supporting Life Lines
  • Boat of the Month
  • The Ultimate Gift for Your Sailor
  • Sharon Green's Ultimate Sailing Calendar Celebrates 25th Anniversary

  • Sailing Newsletter December 2007


    With the year coming to a close, we would like to take this opportunity to let you know how much we appreciate your business.

    As always, we look forward to your comments and suggestions. We are also interested in what topics you would like to see. Email the Torresen Sailing Newsletter to let us know what you think.

    Supporting Life Lines
    Part Two of "Life Lines?" series by John Schumacher

    In the last article regarding life lines (November 2007) we discussed the actual wire runs of the system and their proper configurations. We defined a set of life lines as a system. As with any system, it's weakest link defines its overall integrity. We touched on the failures of life lines, specifically mentioning that when a system experiences a failure it is usually the pulpits and stanchions that fail first. Picture, if you will, a sudden and heavy load introduced to the common life line system by a 200# human falling from the cabin top into or onto the life

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    Boat of the Month
    2008 Hunter 33

    Hunter Marine has launched the latest of the new Glenn Henderson designed cruisers. The new Hunter 33 is a combination of comfort and performance.

    The underbody of the 33 mirrors Henderson's other Hunter designs in the recent 41 and 44 foot models. Bringing the beam well aft to provide interior space, but not sacrificing performance has worked extremely well in his innovative designs. The deck is wide and workable without intrusions.

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    The Ultimate Gift for Your Sailor

    No matter if you are buying for the junior sailor in your life or as a fun diversion for the seasoned sailor, the Sunfish is a perfect gift. Now could be your best opportunity to purchase a Sunfish.

    If you order now and accept delivery before December 31, your order will include your choice of a free Sunfish boat cover or dolly (this is up to a $390.00 value). In addition, by purchasing now you can lock in 2007 prices and beat the 2008 price increases. Configure your new Sunfish now at
    SunfishDirect.com or call one of our Sunfish specialists at 231-759-8596 to help you custom configure your new boat.

    Boats ordered by December 14 can be delivered to most location in time for Christmas. Please call us for details.

    Configure Your New Boat Now

    Sharon Green's Ultimate Sailing Calendar Celebrates 25th Anniversary
    2008 Sailing Calendars Are Here

    The Ultimate Sailing Calendar for 2008 is ready to ship. This year's edition lives up to the reputation of this famous calendar that every sailor wants.

    Sharon Green has compiled more 24 spectacular images of sailboat racing at its best. The large size wall calendar measures 18" x 24".

    Right now we are offering this calendar at a special discounted price. Order now and the calendar will be delivered in time for holiday giving.

    Get Your Calendar Now >>
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