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Category: 06.11 Black Pearl (CT)

Build Log for a Black Pearl for Scott L. in CT. Designed by Bjorn Thomasson, Sweden.

2006.11 BP: Update from Scott

06.11 Black Pearl (CT) Kayaks Projects

2006.11 BP: Update from Scott

Posted By Dan (CSFW)

I just received this update from Scott. We delivered his Black Pearl in January.
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Wanted you to know/see that I tried my first norsaq and hand rolls in my
Pearl last night at a local lake. Score?
3 for 3 – Norsaq rolls
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Black Pearl: Outfitting

06.11 Black Pearl (CT)

Black Pearl: Outfitting

Posted By Dan (CSFW)

Scott has finished outfitting his Black Pearl and sent some pictures. He installed the seat, thigh pads and other interior foam. For the deck lines he used black braided rope and installed them in classic Greenlander fashion. The sliders and knobs

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Black Pearl: Delivery

06.11 Black Pearl (CT)

Black Pearl: Delivery

Posted By Dan (CSFW)

On Saturday we met up with Scott and hand delivered the Pearl. His son joined him. We got quite a few strange looks driving on the highway. You don’t seem to see many kayaks on a cold, January day.

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Black Pearl: Project Summary

06.11 Black Pearl (CT) Kayaks Projects

Black Pearl: Project Summary

Posted By Dan (CSFW)

Below is a summary of the Black Pearl project:
BOAT DESIGN:

Black Pearl hull as modified by Bjorn Thomasson for S Lovrien.

LOA = 19′-1″ (582 cm)
Beam = 19-3/4″ (50 cm)
9″ (230 mm) foredeck height
5.3″ ( mm) aftdeck

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Black Pearl: Completion Pictures

06.11 Black Pearl (CT)

Black Pearl: Completion Pictures

Posted By Dan (CSFW)

With final outfitting to be done by Scott and final buffing done, construction by us is complete. It was too dark outside to take outdoor pictures so (for now) here’s a few from inside the shop. The artwork was chosen by Scott:

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