Web site for San Francisco area sailors of the Ericson 27 racer-cruiser. Includes a lightly-used set of individual forums for many Ericson models.
Owner's information exchange including a discussion forum, a registry, and descriptions of Ericson owners' projects.
Collection of data about Ericson racer-cruiser models. Includes some photos and original brochures.
From the early 60's, builder of fiberglass cruising boats in California. Sold, closed, reopened and sold again, the company's assets were eventually purchased by Pacific Seacraft who made a few of the Ericson models until about 1999.
Horner reviews the thinking behind this design, its confusing number of versions, its construction methods, and its history, including pricing history. He identifies design or construction problems that have been found in older boats. Comments include: " [The Ericson 35] should prove to be a nice family cruiser that should not put you in the poor house."