To locate and connect with all current Hinckley Pilot 35 owners, and update the master list from the Danilek's 1984 book, "Pilot 35".
Has anyone repaired leaking portholes on the custom pilot? I am just wondering what the construction is before I remove the frame and take a look. I am referring to the large portholes in the main…Continue
Started by Anne Slater. Last reply by Eric Machinist on Tuesday.
We are sadly putting Airball up for sale due to health reasons. We have owned her for about 30 years and she has served us well cruising her from Maine to Florida. She is presently on the hard at Hinckley/Savannah. She is a later model launched in 1968.
Airball is a very sound Pilot 35. The Georgia coast is home base and we would take annual cruises usually north to the Chesapeake. We did have her trucked to Hinckley/Southwest Harbor in 1999 for a complete overhaul and then sailed…Continue
Posted by Airball on October 18, 2016 at 11:52am
Posted by Anne Slater on August 20, 2016 at 4:41pm
My boat is on the hard at Port Townsend. Saturday I was on board, finishing preparations to be put back in the water, when I heard someone call out.
It turned out it was Rick and Helen, who own of the Chilean Pilot 35s! Its original name was Calypso, and I cant remember its current name. At any rate, they live in Port Angeles, but keep the boat in Port Hadlock. Port Angeles is on the Strait of Juan de fuca; she reported that at that location the weather was either "hooting", or…Continue