Progress . . . And Trouble

Bottom painted, blocked up in a corner of the boat yard; work was well underway on the various issues related to the cooling and leaks.  We also closed the book on a potential item.  During [...]

By |December 19th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

The Work Begins

The plan – paint the bottom, pull the keel cooler for the main engine and the hydraulics.  Get all of the thru-hull handles working.  Pull the propeller and get it balanced, pull the main shaft [...]

By |December 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Work Begins

But its all the way in San Diego. . .

  After years of looking and about 6 months of serious searching we decided to pursue one of the first N55's we got really interested in, N5516, named Starfish.  Just one problem (well, actually there were [...]

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The Search for The Boat

After almost 10 years of research, we decided early in 2015 to speed up our search for a Nordhavn .  We narrowed it down to two models, the N55 & the older N57.  Both models [...]

By |December 9th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Search for The Boat

Hello world!

We started this journey almost 10 years ago when a friend showed me a picture of a Nordhavn 62.  My response  - that is the boat for me.  What followed was a decade of exploration [...]

By |November 9th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment