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| A&R | "Elandess" |Hull 6502 | 74.5M | Harrison Eidsgaard Design | 2018 |

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  1. Yacht News

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    New thread for the newly launched "Elandess" for the same owner of the last boat with the same name from this same yard it would appear. I believe this owner's previous yacht is now called "Elysian" built in 2009. The semi underwater 'nemo' room/beach club area should be a hit on this 2018 build. Design is by Harrison Eidsgaard inside and out.

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    It looks like the underwater Nemo room might be on both sides of the yacht. I also don’t really see any sort of fold down transom. I wonder how there will be water access.
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    It only appears to be underwater on the starboard side.
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    In the videos available on YouTube, there are a few shots with a reasonably good sized water-tight door open on the starboard side of the transom. Other than that, there doesn't appear to be any other openings and certainly no foldown transom, as you point out.
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    It actually looks like there is an opening at the stern, just a lot smaller one than what one normally sees as per DrDuus latest photo of the stern.
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    Closer up of the new "Elandess" along with "Ilona"...

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    She is a quite good looking boat.

    A little OFF topic but I wonder how the crew on Ilona is going to handle the lines and anchor operations. She doesnt seem to have got a fold down plattform or hatch like on comparable yachts with enclosed foredeck.
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    Ilona's foredeck is not completely enclosed. That open hatch on the video only covers a part of the foredeck, and I think there's a lot of crates and other supplies cluttering the open space.
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    Photo by Abeking & Rasmussen

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    She was delivered and left the shipyard 3 days ago.
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    Here is when she was departing A&R.

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    "Elandess" taken 2 weeks ago in London.

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