co26.com: The Contessa Corner

A gallery for Contessa owners, sailors and dreamers.


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Boats


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Pictures of Contessa 26s

114 files, last one added on May 07, 2012
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Maintenance & Technical


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Picture demonstrating maintenance, repair or other technical information.

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General Images


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Images that might not fit in any other category.

116 files, last one added on May 24, 2012
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View from a Contessa deck


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The view from the deck. Pictures of things you've seen when sailing.

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Joshua in the Bahamas1598 viewsSailing in a 30 knots breeze and gusty on the bank of the bahamas.
Note small jib and 3 reef taked on the main. Still doing 6.5 knots...
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pic of the new mast step on Barefoot1049 viewsthis allows the mast to be raised and lowered using a set of legs made out of cable that are raised up the sailtrack with a halyard
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Lolly Jo -- Ready for launch.3554 viewsMay 24, 2012
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Replacement hatch latch1840 viewsMay 11, 2012
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Always the smallest in the fleet.1118 viewsVirago is always game to play with the big kids.May 07, 2012
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what's missing??1333 viewsProof that Virago doesn't really need me. No steering aid, tiller simply lashed midships.May 07, 2012
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1169 viewsDuring a treacherous solo sail to Fifty Point with thick fog and almost no visibility, this reminds me why I do this........Sep 06, 2011
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Monitor course control line1652 viewsSep 03, 2011
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Brooklyn Bridge1263 viewsBrooklyn BridgeJul 24, 2011