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Wooden Weatherly Limited Model Sailboat Decoration 35
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Wooden Weatherly Limited Model Sailboat Decoration 35"

Overall Dims: 27" L x 4" W x 35" H

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Wooden Weatherly Limited Model Sailboat Decoration 35"

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Attach Sails and Weatherly model yachts are Ready for Immediate Display 

Brightening any room with their presence, these Limited Edition sailing ship models of the famous J-class Cup racing yacht Weatherly radiate the unbound freedom of the wind, graceful speed of the waves and winning spirit of their famous namesake. From atop a table, mantle or shelf, these elegant model yachts sail proudly as the perfect highlight for any beach house or bedroom, meeting room or office. 

35" High x 4" Wide x 27" Long (1:58 scale) 

  • Individual plank on frame construction of the hull using fine quality woods, with each plank and wood grain visible through the paint
  • High quality Craftsmanship and Details, including:
    • Clear window panes in all deckhouses
    • Brass wire railing running along gunwales
    • Accurate scale of deck and hull components
    • Finely stitched sails with quality rigging
  • Limited production run only 100 of this model sail boats
  • Certificate of Authenticity individually numbered and signed by HMS Founder and Master Builder Richard Norris
  • Significant research to guarantee accuracy of this model yacht includes sources such as photos, historical plans and original artwork
  • Pre-assembled, simply attach the masts and display
    • Ready to display in less than five minutes
    • Separate pre-assembled hull and sails ensure safe shipping and lower cost
    • Insert mast in designated hole and clip brass rigging hooks as shown in illustrations
    • Sails and rigging already complete
WARNING WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Formaldehyde, and Styrene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and Chromium and Toluene, which are known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

Sail number: US 17

Yacht Club: New York Yacht Club, New York
Unsuccessful defence candidate for the 17th America's Cup (1958)
Victorious defender of the 18th 1962 America's Cup

Owner (same in 1958 and 1962): Syndicate formed by Henry D. Mercer, with Cornelius S. Walsch and Arnold D. Frese.

12-Metre International Metre Rule
Keel sloop

Designer: Philip L. Rhodes
Builder: Luders Marine Construction Company, headed by Bill Luders at Stamford, Connecticut, USA
Sailmaker: Ted Hood sails

Year of building: 1957 - 1958.
Launched: 1958.

Modified by Philip L. Rhodes at Luders yard in 1962.

- 1958: Arthur Knapp
- 1962: Emil Bus Mosbacher, Jr.

- 1958: Edgar L. Raymond, Jr. and Frank R. McLear
- 1962: Don Matthews as tactician and Richard Matthews as navigator.
Crew: 11.


Construction -

Construction: Composite
Frames: Steel
Planking: Mahogany

Dimensions -


L.O.A.: 21.03 m
L.W.L.: 13.86 m
Beam: 3.62 m
Draft: 2.72 m
Sail area: 166 m2
Displacement: 26.5 tons
Ballast: 16.350 tons
Mast: 25 m
Rating: 12-Metre