The one you can afford, which means thinking about far more than the boat’s purchase price
Onne van der Wal tackles the last few tasks before dunking Snow Goose.
After six months of winter and spring labor, Onne and Tenley van der Wal launch their 1986 Grand Banks 32, Snow Goose
Onne van der Wal continues to upgrade his 1986 Grand Banks.
Onne van der Wal tackles the varnished cabin sole, one of the last refit jobs before launching his 1986 Grand Banks 32, Snow Goose
Onne gives a tour of his compact home workshop where he repairs and fabricates many of the components for the 1986 Grand Banks 32
After some experimentation, Onne paints the forward cabin on his 1986 Grand Banks 32
Onne replaces the old Vetus windlass with a Lofrans and the CQR anchor with a Mantus. A new rode and chain top off the package
To get their 1986 Grand Banks 32 renovated in time for spring, the van der Wals sand teak and replace faucets and the breaker panel
The lens on the forward hatch of Onne van der Wal's 1986 Grand Banks 32 was crazed, so he put in a new Lewmar hatch
Onne turns to Propspeed to keep the propeller on his 1986 Grand Banks 32 free of marine growth
Onne van der Wal figures out how to mount a multifunction display accessory pod on the flybridge of his 1986 Grand Banks 32.
Onne van der Wal finds a cool little product to put wires through the deck of his Grand Banks 32 without causing leaks
Onne and Tenley van der Wal sand the old teak deck on their 1986 Grand Banks 32 and give it new life
Onne van der Wal repaints the mast and installs new instruments on his 1986 Grand Banks 32, snow Goose
For the electronics on his Grand Banks 32, Onne gets a little help from his friends
Onne and Tenley upgrade the faucets and sinks in the head and galley
Onne takes Snow Goose’s mast to his shop, where he paints it and installs new electronics
Onne tackles the dirty tasks on snow goose first, performs illuminating work and brings music to his ears.
Onne van der Wal explains why he sold his sailboat and bought a 1986 Grand Banks
Replacing the center windshield hinge on the 1986 Grand Banks 32 leads to other improvements
Onne van der Wal shows how he adds new LED lighting to the interior of his 1986 Grand Banks 32
Onne replaces the old head on Snow Goose and adds some Bose speakers
The nautical photographer has sold his sailboat and will refurbish a 1986 Grand Banks 32 to go cruising