The current owners of CLASSY LADY have been very diligent in their refit and annual maintenance projects for the boat. The following is a list of work and improvements made since their taking stewardship in 2001.
2001 – 2002: Hull below waterline stripped of all paint, all screws removed and replaced with new silicone bronze screws (one size larger), glued and bunged. Centerboard removed, reconditioned, painted and reinstalled with new Locust pin. All old wiring replaced with new marine copper tinned wire. New electrical panel installed. New cabin lighting, running lights, masthead light & spreader lights. New shore power system with battery charger installed. New house batteries and new engine starting battery. New Jabsco bilge pump with Rule float switch installed. New fresh water wash-down pump installed. New Fridgibot refrigeration system installed. New 10 gallon holding tank installed. New Groco marine toilet installed. New water tanks installed. All plumbing drain hoses replaced. Engine removed, cleaned, painted and belts replaced. New stainless steel propeller shaft. New cutlass bearing. Prop reconditioned. Complete interior and exterior repainting and varnishing. Aft cabin posts replaced. Toerail removed, refinished and reinstalled. All bronze deck hardware cleaned and polished. Bit post at bow replaced. Bow sprit removed, revarnished and reinstalled with new lead flashing. Keelbolts cleaned and inspected (good). Ground cables cleaned and re-bolted. Fife rail replaced. New valves installed on a cockpit drains. New shelving installed in galley and head. New boarding ladder. New cabin doors. Masts and boom stripped and revarnished with 7 coats of Epifanes gloss varnish
2003: Spare parts kit assembled and kept on boards. New Alternator. New bilge pump impellor. New fuel filters. New (spare) bilge pump.
2004: New Harken unit 2 roller furling headstay added. New main sail, mizzen and jib (Quantum Sails)
2007: New fabric on all interior cushions
2009: New house batteries (2ea)
2010: New 1-1/2” bronze seacock for head sink installed
2011: New starting battery
2014: New refrigeration condenser and recharge
2015: Bottom stripped,refastened, new bottom paint