In reply to Ben Raynes. Ben, brand new myself…welcome! I came into possession of a vintage DN (~1960’s?) this year and restored it this spring. I had to pick it up in Pennsylvania (I live just outside of Worcester MA). Didn’t come with a trailer; after doing some research on sizes and weights, I decided that I could use my Thule cartop kayak carrier mounted […]
I’m new to the sport and I’m looking forward to joining other sailors this coming season and learning more. Can anyone give me some advice on appropriate trailers or how best to cartop or transport a DN to meet-ups. As I said… I’m new to the sport. Starting from zero. Any advice is appreciated.
Dave Lussier put on a great regatta this past weekend at one of the parking lots at Horseneck Beach, MA. Here’s his report. This past weekend we had a ton of fun at the first ever Horseneck Blokart Blast! Nine … Continue reading →
Camp Kieve has offered us the use of their big deck overlooking Damariscotts Lake, so we will hold a small meeting there on Sunday October 25, the day after the NEIYA meet. It is weather contingent, of course, so we’ll … Continue reading →
New post on New England Ice Yacht Association In these uncertain times, I am happy to announce that we are going forward with our annual Event. It will be a little different this year but the iceboating spirit will prevail. … Continue reading →
Pocket Skeeter, built spring 2020. Brand new RKR composite mast, full power sail, Sarns bullnose plate runners. Fresh paint job, wheels not included. Easily cartoppable. Warm and comfortable. $3800.oo Located Camden, ME. Call Bill: 207-975-6980
In reply to Fred Greis. Forecast is for a cold winter. For those interested, I will be bringing and setting up a high rig Yankee which I recently restored. A piece of history ready to sail with your partner or race in the Yankee/B Skeeter classes. I recently found a home for the red restored Yankee in Maine. So we are building on the current fleet of over tw […]
DN Racer # 5079 For Sale Wooden Shell, Hall Spars Carbon Fiber Mast, Aluminum Boom with new (rigging), Doyle Boston sail, 30″ blades Boat is in great condition, ready to sail. Price – $2,500 priced to sell. Will be at the swapmeet 24th Email – DPrince5079@Gmail.com Mobile – 508 523 5590 Shrewsbury MA.
Renegade & DN Available at the Swap Meet! 1960’s Renegade with serious upgrades. New steering gear,( wheel and foot pedal steering) newly aligned runners, exacting work done by B. Buchholz. New blocks, sheet line, refinished Sitka spruce plank and springboard. Fully enclosed trailer that tracks well and is lightweight, (I pull it with my TDI Jetta wagon) […]
Yankee Class Iceboat Ready to sail! See it at the NEIYA swap meet. Restored and finished blue hull, white plank, natural mast, one set of runners in box. One of the original “Dirty Dozen” Yankees featuring a 23’ high rig sitka spruce mast and a wing shaped aerodynamic sitka spruce plank with upgraded pillow block chocks. Includes the original sail, however a […]
DN Trailer. 14-foot long box that is water and airtight. Built by Bob S. Has two gas struts that hold lid open. Very well made. I added drip rails on 4 sides and glassed the top. Trailer has new wheels, tires and bearings. Lights work. Set up for 1 boat, pretty sure 2 would fit. Mast tube. Has 3-foot high NEIYA letters on the lid. Hate to sell but fell in lo […]
DN sail and runners for sale: – 1 Full-Speed 1D sail with carbon battens in very good condition- $500 – 1 Hamrak Icewise Front insert runner with european steel blade 30″x3/16″ with teflon coating (black), carbon molded body, in perfect condition (USD 500$) – 1 Kardas Front insert runner 440C 30″x3/16″, carbon molded body, used 2 seasons and in perfect condi […]
Miscellaneous DN Items For Sale – Will send photos on request. Sarns hardware – New, never used, complete set of hardware for fuselage, (complete except no mainsheet blocks or Harken DN adapter for tiller post). All bobstay parts, steering components, plank upper plates and mast step parts. Selling as a set $450. Mast parts – Sarns side stay adjusters + fast […]