Stone Horse keel delamination - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > On Board > Boat Review and Purchase Forum
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-28-2002
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Posts: 103
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 15
bmcald is on a distinguished road
Stone Horse keel delamination

Anyone have experience with Edey & Duff''s Stone Horse, a Sam Crocker design? I''m planning to buy one and have learned that the boat''s keel fell off when it was hauled a few years ago because of delamination. The surveyor I''m working with says he knew of another Stone Horse that also lost its keel. Supposedly the keel was restored with new fiberglassing, but it is worrisome. Apparently the problem is because the mold was in halves, with the seam along the keel, which holds about 2000 pounds of lead and cement.

Appreciate any comments from owners, others on these boats.

Thanks,
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 11-07-2002
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
bill mcbrine is on a distinguished road
Stone Horse keel delamination

I own a SH hull #1. Hull#1 was one of two SH''s built with outside ballast so I don''t have your problem,however I would suggest calling Edey & Duff and speaking with Dave, Joe,or Eddie about the boats condition.I''ve been dealing with them for over 4 years and they are always more than happy to assist.If you do buy the boat let Edey & Duff know, they keep records on all their boats.My experience as a SH sailor is the boat I have with a club foot jib out sails the others with the wishbone. Any other questions you might have regarding the SH let me know and I''ll try to answre them. B. McB.







Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fixed or swing keel, which is better? TimG2 General Discussion (sailing related) 17 07-30-2014 09:23 AM
Fin Keel or Shoal Keel acmecoyote General Discussion (sailing related) 11 05-06-2011 04:39 PM
reducing keel/adding fin? abacosol Gear & Maintenance 9 07-01-2007 09:32 PM
Keel Anxiety! Spang Boat Review and Purchase Forum 8 06-19-2006 03:09 PM
Short Keel vs Normal SEAJM General Discussion (sailing related) 1 03-12-2003 02:13 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:43 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.