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Sparkman & Stephens

Classic Modern Yachts

by Franco Pace

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Wooden Boat Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Techniques - Color,
  • Transportation,
  • Boating - General,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Pictorial

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8415738M
    ISBN 100937822752
    ISBN 109780937822753
    OCLC/WorldCa55757650

    Get this from a library! Sparkman & Stephens: classic modern yachts. [Franco Pace; John Lammerts van Bueren] -- Pace's photography captures the beauty and timelessness of Sparkman & Stephens' yachts as they grace the water. Sparkman and Stephens Design No. LOA 40 ft. m LWL ft. m.

    Olin Stephens Profile S & S Swan Association S&S 38 Nefertiti Sail Blue Jay San francisco Bay Lightnings Sparkman&Stephens Association, Finland Sparkman&Stephens Club, Italy Sprkman&Stephens Association, Netherlands Tartan 30 Association Tartan 37 Association The T37 site for the first solo circumnavigation by a Deaf Sailor The Tartan Sparkman & Stephens Collection (Ships Plans Coll. 41) The plans begin with Sparkman & Stephens design #1, dated , and continue in chronological order. This firm is still in business and active in the design of new vessels. The Plans are now housed at .

    Nevins Go back. Sparkman & Stephens 30 Harking back to one of Olin Stephens’s well-known designs from , the pretty S&S 30 is nevertheless a very modern boat. Like the original, a footer named Babe, it was built for coastal racing and daysailing.


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Sparkman & Stephens by Franco Pace Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Sparkman & Stephens Association is a non-profit association of enthusiasts. All information posted on this site is believed to be correct at the date of publishing but is displayed without any underlying responsibility. Sparkman and Stephens: Giants of Classic Yacht Design Hardcover – Septem /5(1).

This magnificent book is a celebration of the work of Sparkman & Stephens, among the most famous yacht design companies in the US.

The firm dominated the 12 meter yachting world with early winners in America's Cup races. Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review5/5(2). The Best of the Best: The Yacht Designs of Sparkman & Stephens Hardcover – April 1, by Francis S.

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/5(3). The Book: Sparkman & Stephens Swan The new book “Sparkman & Stephens Swan – A Legend”, is the history of the Swan yachts built by the Finnish shipyard Nautor and designed by the American design office of Sparkman and Stephens and it is the only work of its kind, created by the founder of the S&S Swan Association Matteo Salamon, all proceeds from its sales will be devolved to.

The Best of the Best: The Yacht Designs of Sparkman and Stephens by Francis Kinney () Hardcover – by Francis Kinney;Russell Bourne (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from /5(4). Reviewed in the United States on Decem Lines: A Half-Century of Yacht Designs by Sparkman & Stephens,consists almost entirely of scaled down photographic reproductions of actual Sparkman & Stephens company drawings.

Several are faint and barely legible/5(4). This book will delight those with any (or no) knowledge of S&S, Sparkman & Stephens, yacht design, and just how and why Olin Stephens learned his craft.

From the s to the present day. With great insight and detail this book documents design process, from sculpted wooden models, through water tank testing, trials, boat building process, to /5(11).

This Classic One-Ton from Sparkman & Stephens The Association offers the details of the vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel.

A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Olin J. Stephens and Roderick Stephens, Jr. entered the marine industry at an early age – Olin apprenticing in yacht design under Phillip Rhodes, and Rod working at the legendary Nevins Yard in City Island, New his father’s backing, the year old Olin entered into a partnership with the already successful yacht broker Drake Sparkman, and Sparkman & Stephens, Inc.

was formed. Find Sparkman & Stephens boats for sale in your area & across the world on YachtWorld. Offering the best selection of Sparkman & Stephens boats to choose from. It's an account of the yacht-design marine-architect firm of Sparkman and Stephens.

This firm supported and led several revolutions in 20th century sailing-yacht design. I think the author was a fly-on-the-wall, one of the draftsmen who worked there. The book is organized by technical revolutions in sailing, with the WWII years described as an /5(4).

Within the pages of this long-awaited volume, the authors have sought to set forth some of the most beautiful, most beloved S&S vessels, whose designs range across a surprisingly wide arc; including not just sleek and powerful ocean racers, but everything from production one-designs to customized mega-yachts.

Here the boat is hero; quality of design the theme. The Association is a worldwide club of owners of sailing and motor craft designed by the New York naval architects, Sparkman & Stephens Inc.

It was formed in England at the Cowes Classics Rally of by four devoted owners of S&S designed cruiser-racers, but it quickly expanded to encompass owners of sailing craft of S&S design in many countries.

“The Association is a worldwide club of owners of sailing and motor crafts designed by the New York naval architects, Sparkman & Stephens Inc. It was formed in England at the Cowes Classics Rally of by four devoted owners of S&S designed cruiser-racers, but it quickly expanded to encompass owners and lovers of sailing craft of S&S design in many countries.

Sparkman & Stephens Swan Today, Sparkman&Stephens designed Swans are universally acknowledged to be the finest ocean-going production sailing yachts ever built. The Sparkman&Stephens Swan legend was created in less than a decade.

A remarkable achievement in the highly competitive world of Size: 6MB. PublishedNov The Olin Stephens S&S Association Memorial Cup Award In the Cup was awarded to Ojala II.

Ojala II K Sparkman & Stephens Builder: Royal Huisman, aluminium is a One Ton Cupper design which is very actively raced by her owners. For full information on her racing record see. Dorade from Aloft - Courtesy Sparkman & Stephens. About The Book. Finally, the written history of the most famous ocean racing yacht of the Twentieth Century.

The Capstan Press announces the publication of the Limited Edition of "Dorade, The History of an Ocean Racing Yacht", the definitive account of Olin Stephen's breakthrough design which. Sparkman and Stephens by Pace, Franco and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Sparkman and Stephens: Giants of Classic Yacht Design by Pace, Franco - AbeBooks.

In the Cup is awarded to Ojala II. Ojala II K designed by Sparkman & Stephens in and built by Royal Huisman in aluminium, she is a One Ton Cup design which is very actively raced by her owners.

AIVE writes the following explanation: "The Cup is assigned according to the 'Notice of Race', that was meant to favour excellence in results more than consistency in participation to. Sparkman & Stephens is a legendary name in the history of sailing, for owners who focus on racing, cruising, and those who sail purely for pleasure.

We have designed everything from America’s Cup champions for professional racers to day-sailing dinghies for children.

Few, if any, other yacht design firms in the world can claim the [ ].Gallery: Go back to category select Fuji 40 Fuji 40 Gaia Class: Gesture: Gesture: Gesture: Previous: Next: TO VIEW THE IMAGES SELECT A LETTER RELATING EITHER TO YACHT'S CLASS OR NAME.The Sparkman and Stephens designed FIREBRAND was built by Clare Lallow's yard in Cowes in for Denis Miller, who intended for her to compete in the Admiral’s Cup the following year.

In the Cup, his then boat CLARION OF WIGHT had been top individual points scorer, and Miller saw no reason not to use the same designer for FIREBRAND.