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Cardinal Queen

Owner: John Pignatelli

Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDJ4m5Ay_BA

Area: Canada


Hull

Gentleman’s Cruising Launch. Construction: Marine plywood on wood frames.
Built 1995 by Pat Holmes(designer of elliot bay triple) at Ontario
Fit out 2012 by Owner at Ontario
LOA: 18' 6", Beam: 5' 4",
Lights and bilge pumps are solar powered. Renovated 2011-2012

Boiler

Fuel: wood, Pressure: 125 psi, Heating area: 18 sqft, Output: 90 lbs/hr,
18" dia X 19" high Steel barrel. 86 X 1" dia Steel tubes. welded construction,
non-condensing, engine driven pump, hand pump, injector, feed water heater, whistle,
Currently building a John King design Yarrow type 31sqft boiler. to replace the VFT

Engine

Single. 2.25" X 3."
Built 2012 by Owner at Ontario
Design: number 10 by: Ray Hasbrouck
sv valve. SLRG valve gear.
Power: 2 HP


Propeller

Bronze, 3 blades, Right Hand, 15" X 22"
Shaft: 1" steel

History

First Steam project, Purchased drawings online; built engine with success then found a boiler and rebuilt it. Then stumbled across an old plywood hull, stripped it down put on the decking and redid the interior. Launched July 1st 2012. Used as often as possible at the cottage sailing around the lake.


Added to the register: 2014.04.24. Last Modified: 2014.04.24.




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