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Old 08-03-2018, 07:17   #1
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France 26 hull #1

I just stumbled on this--Chuck Paine's very first Frances 26 is for sale at YachtWorld. My understanding is that the Frances 26 his first design and hull #1 was his own personal boat.

1974 Frances Double Ended Flush Decked Cutter Sail Boat For Sale -
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Old 08-03-2018, 11:41   #2
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Re: France 26 hull #1

Very attractive boat. Love the design. Flush deck makes for a very small interior, the Monitor wind vane is very old as evidenced by the lack of a bottom brace, the ad copy needs a proofreader as usual. The new Beta can't possibly burn 1GPH.
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