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07-20-2012 05:04 PM
Re: Classic 6-Metre Restoration

That is wonderful! A classic boat is living history.
07-19-2012 03:16 AM
Re: Classic 6-Metre Restoration

At long last the 'Oslo' has been relaunched, and we are preparing her for the European 6-Metre Championships next week in Nynashamn, Sweden. It was a largely wonderful 2-year process, and we are pleased to again have my grandfather's boat back in the family. Many thanks to Josh Swan and JWSwan Boatworks for the hull restoration, Vinette Boatyard and members of Escanaba Yacht Club for help with additional finishing work in May (see, Stockholms Batsnickeri for rudder, rigging, and finishing work over the last week, and suppliers Masttech, North Sails, Mauri Pro Sailing, Vrolijk Watersport Scheveningen, and Classic Marine UK.
12-14-2011 10:17 PM
Ocarina II A guy at my marina has an aluminum 32' sloop from the late 60's claims it was owned originally by Norwegian Royalty. I think there must be a broker somewhere named 'Norwegian Royalty'
12-14-2011 02:22 AM
Haguesail Update on the restoration -- hull complete and faired, coachroof and deck ready, simple interior to be installed. See News - OSLO 6-Metre N17
07-03-2011 10:54 PM
Haguesail Some delays in the re-launch, perhaps not unexpected in the restoration of my grandfather's 1925 Johan Anker 6-Metre, the Oslo. Up in Ashland last week to help work through deck layout, now hoping for late summer launch. More details at News - OSLO 6-Metre N17
05-16-2011 06:50 AM
Haguesail Further update on the restoration of our 1925 Johan Anker 6-Metre, the Oslo, with photos (separate April Gallery). Up in Ashland this week to pitch in, still on track for an early Summer re-launch but the devil is in the details.... News - OSLO 6-Metre N17
04-08-2011 07:07 AM
Haguesail Another update on the rapidly progressing restoration of the 1925 Johan Anker 6-Metre Oslo, with photos (separate Gallery). Still on track for an early Summer re-launch. News - OSLO 6-Metre N17
03-21-2011 05:22 PM
paulk A friend of ours grew up with Jill (a 1931 S&S design) that we saw, fully restored, at Olin Stephen's 100th Birthday Party in Newport, RI. Hope Oslo is fast, if you want to beat Jill. Just Launched - Jill | Maine Boats Homes & Harbors
03-21-2011 11:38 AM
Haguesail Yet another update with photos - News - OSLO 6-Metre N17
03-05-2011 04:05 AM
Haguesail Another update on the Oslo restoration, she's progressing well toward a mid-summer re-launch.

News - OSLO 6-Metre N17


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