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    New Anchor For E-26

    I have been searching long and hard for the perfect anchor for my boat for over a year now and I finally made my decision and ordered the new Vulcan 9 from Rocna. It actually looks more like the...

    Shelman 04-14-2015 12:20 AM

    Aluminum Toerail Removal

    The long anodized aluminum toerails were a huge pain to remove. They had around 80 bolts, 40 per side, that went through the deck with washers and nuts on the underside. Many were very difficult to...

    olsenjohn 04-11-2015 09:35 PM

    Initial Deck Hardware Removal

    As we began our project of resurrecting our Ericson 25 centerboard model, we knew we would have to tackle the rotten balsa core as one of the first major issues to be addressed. No sense in...

    olsenjohn 04-11-2015 09:07 PM

    Trailer Purchase for Ericson 25CB

    After much searching and research on trailers we identified several must haves:

    [LIST=1] [*]High quality trailer. We regularly trailer our Starwind from North Carolina to Florida, the NC...

    olsenjohn 04-07-2015 10:17 PM

    The Purchase

    After looking her over we realized that there was a combination of Great, Good, Bad, and downright Ugly things about the boat. We spent two hours on the boat, and had the marina pull her out so we...

    olsenjohn 04-07-2015 09:57 PM

    The Start

    I have enjoyed sailing quite a number of different boats over the years, and have been lucky enough to own four sailboats before purchasing my 1973 Ericson 25CB "Nordic Thunder". My very first...

    olsenjohn 04-07-2015 09:21 PM
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    by Published on 01-03-2015 07:00 AM

    Greetings -

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