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Table of details and specifications of AUS-001b
  Designer Einar Ohlson (SWE)
  Builders Wm. H. Barnett, Wm. H. Barnett Pty Ltd (AUS)
  Material Honduras mahogany, on silver ash frames, carvel planked
  1st certificate issued 1962
  Original boat name Altair
  Original country AUS
  Original sail number 001b
  Current location


5.5 KA 1 "Altair" - the 1962 boat - 11.04.2014 by Kaspar Stubenrauch
Warren Muir reports on the boat:
"...Tony Carr built a second 5.5m which was also called Altair and sailed under the KA1 sail number. This second boat was designed by Einar Ohlson in 1962, built by William (Billy) Barnett and launched in June 1962. The original Laurin Altair was then sold and became KA15 Kaiami...."

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Ownership history

Table of the history of sail number, name and ownership of AUS-001b
Sail# Boat name Owner name
AUS-001b "Altair" Tony Carr (1962-?)  

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