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10th June - Update on UK Covid Lockdown and relevance to the Assodiation
Despite the gradual easing of lockdown restrictions in the UK (and specifically in England), planned events for the Association have taken a significant hit.  We got away with holding the AGM in February, but since then no planned activities have ...
02nd April - Archive addition – AOA Annual Dinner Menu Cards
Dinner menu and attendance cards for the first seven Annual Dinners – Atalanta Owners know how to enjoy themselves! These cards were kindly donated by the sone of an ex-owner.
10th March - Covid 19. The Association’s position 10th March 2020
Given the unprecedented concern and coverage of the Covid 29 virus spread and the actions that are being considered by governments across the world, it only seems appropriate to outline the Association’s current position.  I say current, because the situation ...

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Chainplates (0 comments)
09th August Just wondering do the Chainplate wedges  go at the top of plate  There is a hole for a ...
Under Water Mastic ? (2 replies)
07th August I will soon be fixing plastic strips outside the bottom of  keel box using brass strips and a ...
Keel Pressure Plate Bolts -Removal (5 replies)
03rd August With both keels off , when would be the best time to remove and service keel pressure plate ...
A124 Helene For Sale – £5000 (0 comments)
02nd August Lying in Ipswich. Please contact Nick for details by email or by phone on 07711 088762. A124 is ...
A124 Helene For Sale - £5000
For Sale Yanmar GM10 spares (1 replies)
01st August Trying to recover some of my expenses thought I would offer them to the AOA first. I have ...
Cockpit Restoration (1 comments)
28th July I am now restoring Bluster’s cockpit at deck level. Getting the jib sheet tracks off (all four of ...
Cockpit Restoration
A124 meets A1 – not for the first time? (0 comments)
23rd July A124 Helene was launched at last on Monday (with much thanks to Mike Dixon for driving miles to ...
A124 meets A1 - not for the first time?
Trailer launch and recovery (6 replies)
22nd July I have not launched Achates down a slip with the trailer before and am considering this in a ...
T4 about to be scrapped (2 comments)
21st July Titania T4 will be chopped up tomorrow, 22 July 2020 at boatscrapyard.com in Gosport. If you want any ...
T4 about to be scrapped
Bluster Refit Progress (3 comments)
18th July Making the most of the warm weather and Covid19 lockdown to work on repairing the deck laminations and ...
Bluster Refit Progress
Dolphin 12hp Engine parts (0 replies)
12th July I am after the clutch assembly for a Dolphin mark 1 12hp. My clutch has locked solid and ...
Blue jackaroo cockpit tent (2 replies)
04th July Hi guys Does anyone have any pictures of details on how this thing fits on? Mines seems smaller than ...
Aft pushpit (2 comments)
04th July Not sure I every shared any photos of the new aft pushpit. This push pit works by providing storage ...
Aft pushpit
Volvo Penta MD2B marine engine in 26 Atlanta (4 replies)
26th June Hi Guys as you know I am working on getting Blue jackaroo into the water but my old ...
Replacement keel bolts (1 comments)
18th June A 31/11 has 316 L stainless steel keel bolts and controling plates (Posted by F O’Riordain using the AOA ...
Renovation update 11th June 2020 (2 comments)
11th June Replacement engine arrived today now the fun begins fitting it Nanni 14hp with heat exchanger..Sorting out bearers tomorrow. ...
Renovation update 11th June 2020
Side Deck Strengthening (1 comments)
11th June On Bluster, between the companionway bulkhead and the main bulkhead the side deck and blister were joined without ...
Side Deck Strengthening
Hello Atalanta World! (14 replies)
11th June Hello Atalantans, My name is Rory, I live down on the Devon/Cornwall border and am new to the forum. I ...
Keel Pin Removal (2 replies)
10th June How to do it? Keel pivot bolt came out perfectly, thanks to previous owner. Stirrup is showing outside of keel ...
A55 For Sale on eBay as restoration project (1 comments)
10th June A55 is for sale on eBay (finishes 14th June at 14.23) as a restoration project. She has been stored ...
A55 For Sale on eBay as restoration project