D & R
31J Mill Street
P.O. Box 921
Assonet, MA 02702
Specializing in Pearson and Cal parts.
Large inventory of new and used parts (e.g. rudder
bearings, hatches, tillers, OEM hinges).
D&R has new P26 rudders with stainless shafts.
D&R bought a lot of the Pearson inventory when they
folded in the early 90's.
63 Centerville Rd.
Warwick, R.I. 02886 USA
Specializing in hard to find and discontinued parts as
well as rigging.
Rig-Rite reportedly spent a lot of money at the Pearson
The have replacement mast sections for the P26 and others
and much of the OEM hardware.
They also have traveler parts, turnbuckles and OEM type
Spars and Parts Fabrication
DC Products is Dick Conti who used to be the general manager of Metalmast Marine. Metalmast Marine was the supplier of OEM masts for the
P26 and many other Pearsons. Dick can fabricate mast riser steps and emergency tillers and othersuch components.
In the 1970's and early 80's Catalina used the same aluminum window
frame extrusions as Pearson for the fixed ports. Catalina Direct
sells the sealing gaskets and the trim gasket (for inside frame)
by the foot.
Foss Foam Products of Florida, Inc.
7060 HWY 41 North
Willistin, FL. 32696
Foss Foam has a mold to make replacement P26 rudders. The
mold is based on a Morgan rudder and is a couple of
inches shorter then the OEM P26 rudder. The Foss rudder
is a fiberglass shell over a high density closed cell
polyurethane foam. The shaft is 302 stainless with a
plate welded on. The rudder is 10-15 lbs lighter then the
New contact info 2/16/2001
50 Fort St.
Fairhaven, MA. 02719
Hours: M-F 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time
Not Pearson specific but if you need to replace a toggle
or any other odd piece of rigging, Rigging Only is likely
to have it. Great web site too.
Florida Marine Tanks, Inc
16480 NW 48th Avenue
Miami, Florida 33014
Florida Marine Tanks provided OEM tanks for some Pearsons (e.g. 28-1, 422).
Contact them to see it they have drawings of your installation.
Tops In Quality, Inc.
314 East Huron Boulevard
P. O. Box 148
Marysville, MI 48084
Tops In Quality has stanchions which are reported to be exact replacements
for those on some Pearsons for about $30 each.
165 Holland Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06605
Beckson was the supplier for some of the Pearson OEM
ports. They have a good web site. A Pearson owner said
they have records of what ports where used when and can
make replacements at a reasonable cost.
1855 a Bouol. Industriel
Chomedey, Laval, Quebec H7S 1P5
A Pearson owner reported that Bomon, a fabricator of
marine windows, can make replacement windows that are a
very close match to the large OEM fixed ports on the P26
and P30 (and maybe others?). They are fabricated from
& Associates, Inc
116 Legion Ave
Annapolis, MD 21401
Parts and Sails
Used and new parts. Used sails.
Not specifically Pearson parts but I have seen lots of
the original make fittings used by Pearson (e.g.
gooseneck, blocks, track, light fixtures).
Ocean Link, Inc.
An excellent source of replacement tanks with detailed dimension
info for all sorts of tank shapes. Excellent web site.
Custom tanks made to order.
Replacement Engine Guages
An excellent source of replacement engine monitoring guages, sending units
and wiring kits. They carry VDO marine guages which were common OEM on Pearsons. Excellent web site.
Wilcox & Crittenden
Wilcox & Crittenden was one of the main suppliers of marine heads for Pearson. A rebuild kit for the Head Mate (kit #1520) that was installed on my P26 can be bought direct from them for about $40.00. West Marine charges almost $70 for some unknown reason. A brand new Head Mate is $130.
Walter Machine Co. Inc.
84 Cambridge Ave.
Jersey City, NJ
Several Pearsons (e.g. 323, 10M (W/Volvo MD11), 365, 40, 424) have Walter v-drives
installed. Walter Machine is has a helpful staff that will guide you through the rebuild of
your v-drive. Give them the serial number and they will tell you what parts they have ever
sold for your particular unit. All the parts are still available and you can buy a brand
new unit (about $1,750 for the RV10). A rebuild kit containing bearings, seals, and gaskets is about $225.
1656 Homewood Landing Rd.
Volvo Engine Parts
Some Pearsons (e.g. 10M, 323) were powered with Volvo engines.
Dick Vosbury knows everything about these engines. He is a full service
shop and parts supplier.
Farymann Diesel U.S.A.
870 Route 530
Whiting, N.J. 08759
Parts for Farymann diesel engines
Some Pearsons in the easrly-mid 70's had Farymann diesel engines.
More parts info
2965 E. Harcourt
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90221
of wood components. Custom tillers, drawer kits, hatch
This shop has an excellent reputation among the Pearson
Owners group on Sailnet.
The Scale Model Co
PO Box 755
Menominee, MI 49858
The Scale Model Co can make half hulls and full models of many
Pearsons. See this page for the Pearsons they can make models
61 W Narragansett Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Half Hull Models
Trident can make half hulls of almost all the Pearson models.
The half hulls are 1:24 scale, painted to your specs
and mounted on a varnished cherry backboard.