Hinckley Pilot 35

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To locate and connect with all current Hinckley Pilot 35 owners, and update the master list from the Danilek's 1984 book, "Pilot 35".

Members

Don/Jane Danilek 1984 Book, "Pilot 35"

Don and Jane Danilek, authors of the 1984 book, "Pilot 35", are members of this site. Don has contacted us to let us know, and spread the word, that he still has copies available. If you would like a copy of their book, please leave a comment on their page with your contact information. Click on Don and Jane Danilek

Forum

Wood spreader is yours for cost of shipping

When I took possession of the Dorothy Rose (nee November) years ago she came with a single wood spreader that has sat in my basement for years.It occurred to me that someone might like it.  It…Continue

Started by Dorothy Rose Mar 27.

Link to 2018 rendezvous

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Started by Matt Durkin Jan 22.

Airball Needs a new Home

Due to health reasons, We are looking for a new home for Airball (1968) Pilot.Solid Pilot sailer thet we have sailed for 35 yrs. She was completely overhauled at Hinckley SW Harbor in 1999. New Beta…Continue

Started by Airball Oct 27, 2017.

Question re: Hatch leaks

Hello folks,My forward hatch has a small crack that leaks. I know I can sand it down, repair the crack and seal the original hatch. However, while looking at other older Hinckleys it looks like…Continue

Started by Matt Durkin Oct 27, 2017.

Blog Posts

AYC-TYAC spring race to Oxford

Shogun is looking forward to seeing 2 Pilots on the same race course with the modern fantastic plastics!

Let’s go for it!

Posted by THOMAS M DEMARCO on April 7, 2018 at 4:17pm — 1 Comment

Facebook Pilot 35 page

Did you know there is a Pilot 35 Facebook page?

Just go to Facebook and search " Hinckley Pilot 35"

Posted by Matt Durkin on January 28, 2018 at 8:26am

Facebook Pilot 35 page

Did you know there is a Facebook page for Pilot 35's?

Just go to Facebook and search "Hinckley Pilot 35"

Posted by Matt Durkin on January 28, 2018 at 8:25am

 

Latest Activity

Carol Julie Hipps posted a status
"Recently sailed w/ winds 17-20 and gusts to 25. Tri data says top speed was 8.4 K Is this possible Seems really high for a pilot 35"
yesterday
Matt Durkin posted a status
"Tom,I am in ME and will be attending the Round Pond Rendezvous. I just wanted to let you know I had seen the announcement for the your area."
Tuesday
THOMAS M DEMARCO commented on THOMAS M DEMARCO's status
"Matt The Annapolis Yacht club is sponsoring a race to Oxford on 12 may. Hinckley is a sponsor and taking care of all registration fees. Will be a great time. Tom DeMarco Shogun 93278"
Monday
Glory left a comment for Eric McCartney and Rolf Winters
"Good Morning, many thanks for the reply and expressing interest in the July gathering. Appreciate the addresses too. For our records could you please send the boats name? Thinking that she is Memory who we see in the Thorofare but want to…"
Saturday
Eric McCartney and Rolf Winters left a comment for Glory
"Buzz ... Thanks for the note.  My cousin Rolf and I would enjoy joining the gathering.  Our addresses are: Eric and Dottie McCartney 205 Wallis Rd Rye, NH 03870 Rolf and Sue Winters 34 Winter St So. Thomaston, ME 04858"
Saturday
Eric McCartney and Rolf Winters updated their profile
Saturday
charles roberts posted a photo
Apr 11
charles roberts posted a status
"Port lights? does anyone know which foundry Hinckley used during the pilots production? looking for operable ports thanks"
Apr 11
THOMAS M DEMARCO posted a status
"Bob Shapiro We ought to try and plan a rendevous this season for all the Pilots here on the Chesapeake. Tom DeMarco"
Apr 11
Robert Shapiro commented on THOMAS M DEMARCO's blog post AYC-TYAC spring race to Oxford
"I would love to get more out there. Based on the Pilot Names page the following are on the Chesapeake. If there are more or a Boat below has moved please let me know. Not all are racers, and some might still be on the hard in early May, but it would…"
Apr 10
Carol Julie Hipps commented on charles roberts's photo
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"Hi There, Email is sail4fun7@aol.com & mailing address is 2005 Westmouth Bay Ct.  Raleigh, N.C. 27615 Carol"
Apr 8
Glory commented on charles roberts's photo
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"Carol - do you have a mailing address and email address that you can forward? Many Thanks Buzz & Beth Billik"
Apr 8
THOMAS M DEMARCO posted a blog post

AYC-TYAC spring race to Oxford

Shogun is looking forward to seeing 2 Pilots on the same race course with the modern fantastic plastics!Let’s go for it!See More
Apr 7
John Snyder left a comment for Sapphire
"Do you still won Sapphire?  I am updating the Hinckley Pilot owner's registry. Please drop me an email. Regards, John Snyder jsnyder@marinemedia.biz"
Mar 31
Dorothy Rose posted a discussion

Wood spreader is yours for cost of shipping

When I took possession of the Dorothy Rose (nee November) years ago she came with a single wood spreader that has sat in my basement for years.It occurred to me that someone might like it.  It appears to be in near perfect condition, and I have no use for it, so for the cost of shipping its yours!Let me know if you have interest and we can work out the details.See More
Mar 27
Don and Jane Danilek left a comment for charles roberts
"Congratulations, Charles, on your acquisition of HIGH TIDE, Pilot #3560, launched in 1966.  She is a wonderful example of the Pilot Class.  The book Pilot 35 was published in May, 1984, over thirty years ago, and is, thus, considerably out…"
Mar 27
charles roberts posted a photo
Mar 27
charles roberts left a comment for Don and Jane Danilek
"Greetings, we just purchased a pilot and are interested in your book. could you provide a description, cost and means to obtain a copy? thank you Charles"
Mar 27
charles roberts posted a status
"no problems yet but we've only had her a week. chimney seems tight to cabin side. burning doug-fir. having some issues with draft?"
Mar 26
Carol Julie Hipps commented on charles roberts's photo
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"Great picture and I have a question.  Bijou has the exact fireplace feature.  What are you burning and have you ever had a problem with it overheating the bulkhead.  Thanks carol hipps"
Mar 24
 
 
 

Hinckley Pilot Association's Social Network

This site is the official social network that accompanies the Hinckley Pilot Association. Clicking on the above link will take you to the website, where there is more information on the Hinckley Pilot 35. We encourage all to become official members of the HPA.

Hinckley Pilot Association Annual Gathering

Ahoy! Once again, this year, Buzz and Beth Billik of 'Glory' are hosting a gathering of Hinckley Pilots and owners in Round Pond, Maine. The HPA will gather Friday, July 28th in the afternoon in Round Pond - cocktails and dinner at the Billik home, followed by a couple days of sailing midcoast Maine. Their goal this year is to attract at least 15 Pilots . We are spreading the word, now that the season is underway.
Anyone looking for more info can reach out to Buzz at
Hinckley35@me.com

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