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by lattanze
Fri Feb 20, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Chessie Flyer
Replies: 6
Views: 2427

Re: Chessie Flyer

Carl/John, Thanks for the advise... good points all. Sounds like contacting an owner/builder is the way to go... I will start working on it. I think there is a builder in Texas, I will try to find a contact for them. I have 13 acres, but I do need to build a shop for the building the boat. It will b...
by lattanze
Thu Feb 19, 2015 8:03 pm
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Chessie Flyer
Replies: 6
Views: 2427

Re: Chessie Flyer

Slug, Thanks for the info. I never thought of tracking down the chessie builders shown in the photos. Good idea,... hopefully they won't think I am some kind of creepy stalker :lol: What has me somewhat gun shy is that while there are lots of fancy free pics and examples,... this is not the case for...
by lattanze
Wed Feb 18, 2015 8:31 pm
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Chessie Flyer
Replies: 6
Views: 2427

Chessie Flyer

I am considering building the Chessie Flyer. It seems like a lot of folks have built the Fancy Free (similar Sharpie), there are lots of pictures of Fancy Frees being built. But it seems like few have built the Chessie Flyer. Has anyone built this boat? It seems very similar in constructioin to the ...