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Can you help identify this 6 Meter sailing model

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Wayne Stobbs18/12/2020 09:05:09
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Hi Modellers.

I recently bought a fantastically well built and fitted “6 Meter” called Myrna. It looks like a relatively recent built of a much older design. Sadly there are no identification details inside the hull, so I wander if this was previously seen by any of you and if you can shed any light on who/where/when it was built.

thanks in advance.

myrna 6.jpgmyrna 7.jpgmyrna2.jpgmyrna1.jpg

Malcolm Frary21/12/2020 10:12:17
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The presence of the Braine self steering says to me that it is a pre-1950s design. Later designs would "probably" carry a vane.

Just what it is, who built it and when are a whole set of different questions.

It is a thing of beauty, though.

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