Masthead28_Dec2013 - page 9

The Masthead
Dec. 2013 Page 9
security with a coaming all around.
At sea, you sail about 4-5 knots, and sometimes 6 knots in
good conditions. She is not designed to sail fast to wind-
ward. Under power, with her 20-hp, 4-stroke Yamaha out-
board engine, you reach 15 knots easily.
Central hull with cabin, berth and porta potti.
Big cockpit and deck area
Modern hull form
Easy to launch alone, including mast, very quickly.
Security: sail and good engine
Smooth ride at sea
Low draft, beachable
Stable when she is beached
Easy to trailer
Easy to handle with only one sail
A big volume in the cockpit lockers (floats)
Aft cockpit doors to give access to swim ladder.
Center console near the stern to supervise children when
looking forward.
No boat license in Europe because she is categorized as a
LOA: 5.63 m (18 ft. – 6 in.)
DWL: 5.40 m (17ft. – 9 in.)
Beam: 2.30 m (7 ft. – 6 in.)
Displacement: 400 kg (882 lb.)
Flotation foam: 400 l (14 cu.ft.0
Draft: 0.25 m/0.9 m (10 in./36 in.)
Mast length: 6.50 m (21 ft. – 4 in.)
Genoa area: 14 m
(151 sq.ft.)
Headroom: 1.42 m (4 ft. -7 in.)
Cockpit dim.: 2.6 m x 2 m (8 ft. – 6 in. x 6 ft. – 7 in.)
Eric Henseval Yacht Design
11, rue Urvoy de Saint Bedan
44000 NANTES
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