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Australians Love Their Catamarans

Pretty much everywhere we have been, especially the Caribbean has been chock full of production catamarans.  Fountaine Pajots, like ours, mingle with Leopards and Lagoons.  Occasionally there’s an Antares, a Catana, or an Outremer thrown in for funsies.  For three years, I’ve pointed at a catamaran and said “what’s that?” to David.  95% of the…

Transport, Launch, and Handover of Our New Boat!
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Transport, Launch, and Handover of Our New Boat!

After spending a good portion of the day at the Fountaine Pajot factory yesterday, we got up early on October 29th excited to launch our new boat! We arrived at the factory at 8 am. ┬áIt was a bit like prom; we had four iPhones, one iPad, a camera, and a GoPro all snapping away….

Fountaine Pajot Factory Tour
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Fountaine Pajot Factory Tour

382 Days…  That’s how long it took from the signing of our contract in Annapolis until today, when we saw Starry Horizons, our Helia 44, for the first time while taking a Fountaine Pajot factory tour.  “Patience” has been our word of the moment and we’re getting lots of practice at it. Constructions Pictures A week and…