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The Launching Of ROSIE

Old 06-18-2019, 10:40 AM
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Hi Guys- Some of you have followed the building of my Outer Banks 26, the first and only. She is designed by Graham Byrnes of BandBYacht designs. I got her launched yesterday and so far she has far exceeded expectations. Now, a break from the build before I get back to finishing a thousand details. Video below.
Ken Katz
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Old 06-18-2019, 10:48 AM
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Looks Great! Congratulation So!
Old 06-18-2019, 10:49 AM
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She's a beauty.
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Shes a true classic beauty ! You look like a happy man ! Good Luck.
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Beautiful boat!
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Congratulations!
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Man, I am really happy for you. That girl is a beauty.
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Beautiful boat and where your going to be cruising don’t look too bad either. Congrats
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Beautiful, lifetime boat.
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Such a beauty!! Congratulations!
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awesome. Many many happy days.....
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Must find your thread! Congrates
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Beautiful boat. And please put a ladder on that trailer. Was hoping the whole time I wasn’t about to see you get castrated or break your ribs on the winch post.
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Fantastic Ken! Thanks for sharing the video....put a smile on my face.
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Awesome Boat!!!
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I was just reading the build thread this morning !
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Beautiful boat. Please post performance #s.
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Stunning looking boat - seems to ride well too.
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Hey Ken, CONGRATS and a long and healthy cruise for you and your family, and that BEAUTIFUL hull !! Did you have B & B design and stretch a 24 to a 26 ? No mention on their website of a Outerbanks 26....just curious. I cannot fathom the amount of time and dedication it took to fabricate such a beautiful vessel, and the efficiency of such a hull to get pushed by a mere 90 HP. People like you who can stitch together boats like this, and so beautifully, are truly a rare breed. Please keep posting pictures of your progress, and the places where you drop anchor. Smash a bottle of Vieve Cliquoe over that bow !!!

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