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Steve Olson is the New Owner of Jean Anne 35LN20
Just in from Steve: I will be spending the next two years on a refit (although the boat is in very good shape), as I will be casting off from Seattle in 2019 for Mexico, the South Pacific, and possibly a circumnavigation (it would be the 2nd time around for...
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Seacock Replacement Lessons Learned
The following is a lightly edited email from Carl Miller, Saphria 35LN23. Well, Saphira is back in her [Hawaii] mooring, about 30 miles each way to the yard. I did replace three thru hull fittings at this time. Total cost about $2000 counting the very expen...
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More Detail on Bobstay Failure
Here are a couple of photos the break at the bottom end of the rod. I’d like to know how to post a picture—I didn’t know what it wanted when the site said enter the URL of a photo. This is the welded nut on the lower end. Failure occurred about ½ way inside...
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Check Your Bobstay...
Just in from Carl Miller, Saphira 35LN23 In a fair breeze and a 110%genoa, the bottom end of our LN35 (1987) bobstay fractured. Since my local rigger said he had seen the EXACT failure in Hawaii on a 41 Lord Nelson, it makes me think there could be a design...
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Peccatore 41LN29 For Sale
Hello!! Here is Mauro, from Peccatore! We are actually in Bonaire, heading to Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Turk and Caicos, Bahamas then Florida. Unfortunately it's time to put Peccatore again on the market.  If anyone around the Lord Nelson world is intere...
Peccatore 41LN29 For Sale
Peccatore 41LN29 For Sale
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Where is he now? A Tommy Chen Update...
Tommy Chen, 2006 Tommy Chen, who built all the Lord Nelsons, returned to his home in Taipei, Taiwan in late November.  Tommy splits his year living between British Columbia, Canada and Taiwan. He spent part of this past summer working on his Lord Nelson 41L...
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Welcome Aboard New Owners Judith Martin and Mark Roberts, Wysteria 41LN04
The following is from a 26 September email from Judith Martin: I would like to join the LN41 owners forum. Mark Roberts and I have recently purchased the Wysteria hull #4 from a broker in Kemah, TX. We are located in Monroe, MI and plan to sail around the G...
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Welcome Aboard New Owner Greg Koski, Veneeni 41LN49
The following is from a 4 November email from Greg: I have just taken ownership of Lord Nelson Hull Number 49 from her previous owner, Bob Hutchinson. I have changed her name--she is now called Veneeni (a name acknowledging my Finnish ancestry in remembran...
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Seagull 41--The Design that led to the 41LN
Last month Tommy Chen showed me his original, vellum Lord Nelson 41 and 35 drawings.    What became the Lord Nelson 41 Tommy originally called the Seagull 41.  It's interesting to note that he drew these plans before starting his own yard.  It's also intere...
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Admiral's Log, Spring 2015
Welcome to Vol. 2 CE (current era) of the  Admiral's Log .  We went out of production for a few years, ok, 17 years, and with apologies, to our Editor Emeritus, Peter Rossi, ex-High Cotton 41LN40, contained herein is the latest reincarnation.  Most of the s...
Admiral's Log, Spring 2015
Admiral's Log, Spring 2015
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