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Buck is based on the Cape Cod Catboat. Narrower and rigged either as a Cat Yawl or as a Gaff Sloop.
Delfina is a proposal for a 19′ Lateener based on Portuguese Seiners. Dimensions: LBP 18′ – 7″ LWL 14′ – 5 1/2″ Beam 6′ – 6 1/2″ Draft 2′ – 7″ Sail Area: Main 160 sq. ft. Jib 35 sq. ft. Total 195 sq. ft. For a peak at what this type can do takeContinue reading “Delfina”
Sirena is a 20′ Camp Cruiser with a “Florida Cabin.” She sails the Saint John’s River in northern Florida. The stern was derived from a form of extended sheerstrake/upper transom used on some Thames Skiffs. In this case it helps hide the four cycle outboard and protect the transom-hung rudder. Dimensions: LBP Continue reading “Sirena”
Woodwind is shown here after her stub fin keel was installed. The owner had wanted to experiment with a folding fan centerboard as used in lighter sailing canoes in the 1890’s. It proved problematic and we went back to my original intention for a short fin keel. The boat sits well on her trailer andContinue reading “Beach Point 18”