I’m an experienced (re: old) sailor that just obtained a “vintage” DN. Spruce mast/boom, plywood hull, “Kenneth A Nelson” sail. The sail number is “2013”. Wondering if anyone could hazard a guess for the boat’s age based upon the sail number? The boat has been unused for over 10 years but appears complete shy a broken top batten (anyone have a spare?). The b […]
Hi! My name is Reid and I’m a freshman on the Northeastern University sailing team. I’m from California where there is no ice sailing, and since moving out here for college, I’ve always wanted to try it. I could drive out to Quaboag Pond tomorrow (2/17). Is there anyone who could show me the ropes and let me use a boat for a little while?
Loring Landsailing 2020. September 11-13, Limestone, Maine The last video left a lot to be desired. This one gives a better picture of the place, properly formatted. For those who are not thoroughly enamoured with the idea of sailing on … Continue reading →
Friday 9/11- Sunday 9/13 Three classes: Lockley Skimmer, Blokart, and Unlimited Discounted accommodations at the Bunker Inn. Be sure to mention that you are with the Regatta. THE BUNKER INN – Loring Industrieswww.loringind.com › thebunkerinn Registration: $30.00 cash or check … Continue reading →
About the Covid 19, chances are that Maine will not be relaxing the present guidelines for out of state visitors by the time of our regatta. The two options are a 14 day quarantine or to show up with negative … Continue reading →
The event continues to shape up nicely. Our hosts have been outstanding in their hospitality and openness to our plans for regatta. We now know abut what the costs will be, so it’s time to get serious and send in … Continue reading →
What was once the officers quarters on the old Loring Air Force base is now The Bunker Inn. They have generously offered to give all land sailors a special rate of $50.00 per night for the weekend of September 12. … Continue reading →
DN For Sale Complete boat, Sitka and marine plywood, all varnish, ready to sail, fuselage is 49 lbs. Sarns bullnose runners, Shore sail, S-glass mast, Sitka boom, all Ash strip plank w/ S-glass reinforcement, tapered mainsheet, all canvas covers. Boat is in very good condition and was very competitive in 1990’s, last sailed in 1995. Asking $2,300. Pawcatuck, […]
Low-Cost Skeeter Opportunity Available Passed on from the Lake Ronkonkoma Ice Yacht Club. Mike O’Rourke I looking for a good home for his beloved Skeeter. It is losing its storage space and needs a new home and loving owner ICI 2 needs to get back on the ice next season can you help… The craft is located in Flanders, NY on Long Island and sitting on its trai […]
Skeeter For Sale Ray Ruge designed A Skeeter. Built by Hagarty in the early 60’s. Owned briefly by Buddy Melges and carries his sail number. Square top added to sail, new steering, and stem block. New hollow plank built to the same section as the fuselage. Sails fast and balanced. These boats were built in limited production and this is the only known sample […]
We are doing a shop clean out and the old Hull tools aren’t making the cut. They are looking for a new home. These are Jeff Kent’s second generation of female hull tools. There is a third generation that we are keeping. The bottom tools are split to be able to release without draft. The deck tool has the racks molded in. The link below has pictures. https:// […]
Will swap DN in a very nice trailer for a Megabyte soft water boat. DN built by Austin of Morris CT in 73. Ready to sail. Trailer built by Bob S, with added glass lid and club logo. Plus or minus cash depending on condition, dolly, trailer.