Lifestyle & UseA great day boat for the family for fishing, picnics and exploring. Sails well in light airs and has two deep reefs for those blustery days. With is shallow draught you can explore the upper reaches of a river or anchor close in to a secluded beach. Easy to launch and recover. Its high free-board is ideal for teaching the family to sail. When the wind dies you can start rowing, oars neatly stowed wither side of the cockpit floor and the rowlocks drop into top of the gunwales.
Details & Close UpThese traditional boats benefit from modern materials with low maintenance, so more time for sailing. Extra attention is given to good storage in water tight lockers, quality stainless steel fittings.
Design & BuildPractically designed, beautifully built, benefiting from being constructed from modern materials, whilst keeping the classic traditional style. Varnished hardwood gunwales and cockpit sole gratings.
Prices & ProcessClick on the Pdf's below to view prices and boat information. Also happy to cater for bespoke requirements.
Recommended Outboard engine - 2.5hp
Gunter rigged Collars Wood spars with Stainless Steel standing rigging
|Reefing mainsail||Jeckells, 75sq. ft. - Slab2 Reefs|
|Headsail||Jeckells, 26sq. ft. - Furling|
Choice or two rigs, GUNTER rig with varnished Spruce mast or LUG rig with Aluminium mast.
TOTAL SAIL AREA: 101sq. ft.
TOTAL length of boat with bowsprit rigged 14'10"
|Underwater profile||Shallow Long with Bilge keel|
Boat comes with 2 x fenders, 2 x warps
With their shallow draught these boats are perfect for exploring creeks and coastal inlets, plus they're easy to launch and recover. Simple to rig and short enough to store in your garage at home. Great for teaching a family learning to sail. Sails well in light airs, can also be rowed when the wind dies. There's an outboard bracket on the transom.
RCD Category C - up to 3 people. RCD Category D - up to 4 people
These boat details are subject to contract.