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Thistle Hull # 769 Completely rebuilt to better than new.

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 Boats / Posted 3 weeks ago by JOHN GEYER / 362 views


Hull 769 1950 Douglas McLeod minimum weigh stiff supper clean boat well rigged with good hardware

Set of crisp Dieball racing sails

Good 2’nd heavy air racing jib

Set of good practice sails

Three good spinnakers various weights

Good faired legal weight center board with carry case

Lindsay rudder with carry case

New travel cover

Taper brightly varnish mahogany spinnaker pole

Laminated oak and mahogany tiler brightly varnished

Good trailer with automobile axle and rims, sturdy well-supportive bunks

Good silver mast and rigging, Boom is painted white

 2000 – 2002:

Prior owner, Wade Huff an engineer, machinist and woodworker, spent 958 hours completely restoring finishing and rigging the boat including fairing and epoxy coating the hull inside and out. New rails, thwart, and centerboard trunk Filleted inside and out by a perfectionist

2020: The varnish was sanded and six to eight coats of Epiphanes clear high gloss varnish applied with sanding between coats.

Exterior sand primed and three coats of Interlux polyurethane Brightside applied. Red top sides with blue bottom- and white-water-line stripe. The hull did not require fairing only filling of a few scrapes.

  • Listing ID: 2008079
  • Year: 1958 =/-
  • Boat Number: 769
  • Boat Builder: Douglass & McCloud
  • Hull Material: Wood
  • Mast: Silver Aluminium
  • Boom Color: Silver
  • Rudder: Included
  • Rudder Builder/Info: Lindsay
  • Centerboard: Included
  • Centerboard Builder/Info: Lindsay
  • Sails Included: 2 racing mainsail 3 spinnakers good culb set
  • Recent Measurement Certificate: Yes
  • Trailer Included: Yes
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961 Edgewood RDCalifornia,94062 Show Phone Number *****

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