SailRC is for Sail, er Sale.


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A good business is run by good people who respect their customers and genuinely give it all they can to produce a positive outcome. In our case, Steve wanted to spend more time doing “retirement” things.  Knowing that it would be hard to remain true to our business plan, the decision was made to close […]

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Boom Sliders Stuck to Boom?


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If you find that one of your boom slider fittings is glued to the boom and you want to free it, the solution is simple and no damage should result to boom or slider. With the boom end on something firm, take a flat head screw driver and place as shown in the picture and […]

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Nirvana Rudder Adjustment

Rudder Centering Adjustment Procedure for Nirvana


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Before we start, the arm on the rudder post (tiller), was designed to be on the right side of the post.  Make sure that the end of the tiller clears the right side wall as it swings through its arch. If not, trim a little off the tiller end to help it clear without rubbing. […]

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RC Laser Bag

Fold in Your Sail?


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We get calls frequently about how to take a creases out of an RC Laser sail.  Unfortunately, this is nearly impossible to do (terry towel over sail with iron set to max steam).    So the obvious answer is “Don’t get a crease in your sail!” Since preventative maintenance is the way to go, we are […]

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3 Florida RC Laser Regattas February 2015


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Sign up today to ensure your spot as these races tend to fill up quickly. Spectators welcome at all events! Southeast Florida Winter Regatta Coconut Creek Sunday, February 22 10am – 5pm Sabal Pines Park, 5005 NW 39th Avenue, Coconut Creek, FL$20 entry fee. Includes lunch and prizes (top 3 skippers) Register Here Further information: […]

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2015 AMYA RC Laser National Championships


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The 2015 AMYA Sanctioned RC Laser National Championships was hosted this year by The Villages Model Yacht Squadron in Florida on January 17-18 and it was a nice warm break for the many skippers who traveled from the cold north. Skippers traveled from MI, TX, NJ, NY, MD, AL, Bahamas and all points of the […]

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Nirvana RC Sailboat

2014 Nirvana “See Trial”


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I did the very first “see trial” with a sample Nirvana back in 2003.  I was sailing on a reservoir in Colorado, and for a trial horse, I used a race-ready CR-914.  Today, the Nirvana is well known for her authentic scale looks, performance, simplicity, and durability. I have had the experience of racing the […]

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2014 Nirvana Nationals


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We had an incredible time at the 2014 Nirvana Nationals in the St. James Plantation in Southport, NC. Check out this great “video” of pictures from the event. A big thank you to the sailors and Regatta Committee for a well run regatta!

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Nirvana Shroud Adjuster Installation Guide (2014 Production)


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Definition – The side-to-side support of the mast is done with “shrouds” (some call them side-stays). If you have a 2014 production Nirvana, you may find difficulty adjusting your shroud overall tension for racing.  These instructions explain how to install an additional adjuster for shroud tension. In the 2014 Nirvana, one shroud has an adjuster […]

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Outside edge of Nirvana Bow Bumper

Nirvana Bow Bumpers


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Need a bow bumper for your Nirvana? We have found an easier way for you to get them. Order directly from the manufacturer! These are official Nirvana black bow bumpers that are designed to limit damage to the bow. These are made here in the US. Please click here to purchase directly from the manufacturer […]

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