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03 November 2020 - 15:37
Refit S&S Swan 44 Northern Child
What a valuable information data bank this is!
We just purchased Swan 44 nr 22 Northern Child.
During this winter we will renovate the beautifull yacht.
The boat is empty and there is a lot to do!
Will try to keep this thread as a bit of progress reporting.
Entering the building
03 November 2020 - 20:18
Had some issues with the pictures.
Here you can find the main album with pictures:
We are based in The Netherlands.
Vessel is almost empty
Enterence re-arrenged (enterence at the aft cabin)
Sliding front hatch removed and created base for normal hatch
Most of the bilges are re-painted
04 November 2020 - 13:05
Join Date: 20 July 2017
welcome to the Forum and the S&S Swan family!
Good to see another beautiful yacht being looked after!
Looking forward to see how you are getting on,
all the best,
31 August 2021 - 12:22
Some time have past since last post. The Northern Child is start to look better again. Renovating a boat is always more work as expected.
As you can see here several things have been changed:
Rudder was overhauled
Created an closed anker hatch with outside de-watering
bow thruster installed
Painting outside and inside
All wires replaced
All parts removed and checked
Currently busy with a new ceiling and final decisisions on the electrical components
Next big challenge is the mast and deck layout. We never sailed with the Northern Child. So we need to base us on pictures.
02 September 2021 - 01:45
Join Date: 10 April 2010
Wow! I am so impressed by all the great progress you have made, and in a relatively short time period. The work you have done looks beautiful! Thanks for sharing all the interesting photos. Good luck with the next steps.
Mark (41/059, Anthea)
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