• Recent Blog Posts

    toddster

    How not to retrofit a hatch: Installation

    The new Lewmar hatch fit into the new opening without much fuss. Next, we drill seventeen holes for the mounting screws. The directions say that the screws on the hinge-side must be through-bolted,...

    toddster Yesterday 01:59 PM
    toddster

    How not to retrofit a hatch: Destruction

    Here's where we learn what's inside the hatch structure. Removal of the wood trim reveals a fairly uneven gap, with unfriendly angles, between the deck piece and the liner piece. Apparently both...

    toddster Yesterday 12:16 PM
    Loren Beach

    Marine Survey Check List

    I have known several surveyors over the decades. They answer my ill-informed questions with patience, and I believe that they could have been teachers had they chosen it.
    I was looking thru the web...

    Loren Beach 09-16-2018 07:23 PM
    Christian Williams

    Ericson 38--Varnish, Again

    I've had oiled teak and varnished teak, and in the end, for me at least, the maintenance comes out the same. Here in SoCal, oiling--after cleaning and bleaching, is best done every three months....

    Christian Williams 09-15-2018 01:42 PM
    toddster

    A Suitable Case for Treatment

    Finally, I couldn't put off any longer a few cheapskate treatments. Window treatments, that is.
    I'll be spending the night at a few guest docks over the next couple of weeks, and there seems to be...

    toddster 09-02-2018 06:47 PM
    bgary

    the Dorkiest Boat Project Ever...

    Yes, the Dorkiest Boat Project Ever (tm, patent pending, void where prohibited by law, some settling may have occurred during shipping...)

    Some of you may know, I have the only Golden Retriever...

    bgary 08-28-2018 01:22 PM
  • v. 4.2.1

    ---

    ---

    Welcome home to your website on the entire Ericson Yacht line! We hope you'll enjoy your visit, and find it useful. This site was created by Ericson Yacht owners, for past, present and prospective Ericson Yacht owners. It contains links to other Ericson sites, as well as an extensive discussion board, relevant and useful documentation, and many outlined projects common to Ericson and other production sailboats.

    If you have comments or questions, we hope that you'll contact us. Thanks for visiting us at www.EricsonYachts.org!



  • The Front Page RSS Feed

    by Published on 09-13-2018 04:00 AM

    Greetings -

    Welcome to www.EricsonYachts.org - now celebrating 18 years on the web as a leading source for information and community among current, past and prospective owners of Ericson Yachts!

    We're glad that you've located the site! Please create a (free) account for yourself, and then take a look at what we have to offer - then join in on conversations/discussions about the Ericson yacht line, about sailing, and about boat ownership in general.

    If there is anything I can do to assist you, please feel free to contact me at any time - I'm happy to help and would enjoy hearing from you.

    //sse

    Sean Engle
    Admin/Owner, www.EricsonYachts.org