Posts Tagged 'east bay'

1960’s seventeen Sunfish ad

here is an advertisement from an issue of Seventeen magazine from the 1960’s showing off some Sunfish sailboats:
seventeen_mag

HT: EastBayRI

sunfish at sixty

EastBayRI.com has a great article by Bruce Burdett posted right now about the Sunfish sailboat and it’s manufacturer in Portsmouth, Rhode Island: Sunfish at sixty: Most popular boat ever still keeps them busy at Portsmouth plant

The little Sunfish, far and away the most popular sailboat ever built, just turned 60 and they’re still churning them out at the rate of four a day at LaserPerformance in Portsmouth.

60th_sunfish_anniv_sail

HT: @LaserPerform


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