While awaiting the more detailed presentation on this website of the history and present whereabouts and activities of 22 Squares, the thought occurred to us that there is no reason for not posting, in the meantime, the comments and photos 22 square owners and other aficionados have already contributed to this site. This thought only reflects what is quickly becoming ...Read More »
We look forward to reports of her activities.
This site follows up on any and all leads concerning the whereabouts of square meter boats in North America. Following up on these leads still gives us the ability to speak with past owners of these magnificent boats and collect their experiences and photos.
After four years and one month, US-44, formerly S-185, Hansia, fka Nagala was lowered into Puget Sound.
What follows is Ryan’s narration of his family’s boat building history. Enjoy!
VIXEN is a 15 square meter “skerry” boat designed by Knud Reimers
Here are some photos taken prior to those posted late last month of the reconstruction of Hansina, S-185, US 44. They were taken in August before the deck substrates were installed. Apart from repair of the wood keel, the mast partner area has been the most time consuming because the beam upon which the cabin rests was broken in ...Read More »
This site has received a disk full of photos by Harry Levack of Port Huron. He took them during his participation in the Square Meter Jubilee in Sweden last July and August. It’s going to take a little time to prepare a presentation, but it is in the works. Harry Levack at the helm of Renaissance. Kim Bottles and his ...Read More »
Some progress photos on US 44-Hansina: The lead “dogs” on the afterdeck hold down the last piece of the top layer of plywood before the 1/4 inch teak strips can be be applied . The top layer used epoxy and screws at each deck beam. The cabin and the cockpit coaming are the same piece of lumber. The ...Read More »
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