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  1. Dinghies, Beach Cats, Etc
    Hi all, I was readying my new/old Albacore (~1969) for painting and as I continue to take off various equipment I discovered that the wood along the centerline, including where the mast butt attaches (this area had been repaired) was all rotted out and as I pulled back and investigated, it is...
  2. Dinghies, Beach Cats, Etc
    Hello all, I picked up an Albacore that I have researched to be likely 1969 era (plate is missing). It has not been sailed in a couple of years and needs some TLC, but appears pretty sound all around. It is 90% fiberglass with some remaining teak areas (though varnished). My biggest quandary at...
  3. Introduce Yourself
    Hello all. Fairly new to sailing. Bought an Albacore last year. Fixed her up and sailed around on Lake Huron last summer. Fun boat! A couple weeks ago, I snatched up a Cal 21. Decent boat on the outside, but rotted away inside. So I'm now in the process of rebuilding the cabinets...
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