L.O.A. 31’ 6”
L.W.L. 30’ 8”
BEAM 8’ 3” over the rails
DRAFT 10 ½”
DISPLACEMENT 4,000 lbs, approx
TYPE Single-chine plywood power cruiser; outboard powered. The vessel is intended for semi-protected waters, coastal waters, with trips to Cuba and the Bahamas practical during settled weather. The vessel is light, narrow and easily-driven, making her both fast and fuel-efficient.
POWER 75 to 90 hp 4-stroke outboard
CONSTRUCTION Cold-molded marine plywood/epoxy, covered with epoxy-impregnated Xynole-polyester cloth. The hull is built around longitudinals spanning ½” ply bulkheads, greatly simplifying lofting and construction. Bottom: double-diagonal 3/8”; sides: one layer 1/2”; decks: foam-core/ply sandwich; twin 3/8” ply web frames fore & aft. Cockpit and lockers are self-draining.
PLANS Full construction plans include The Sharpie Book, Construction Notes and Construction Details, plus an illustrated Construction Manual.
CAPACITIES Fuel: 80 gal. (aluminum tank). Water: 60 gal. (p&s in integral or bladder tanks). Holding: 30 gal black water.
DESIGNER Reuel B. Parker
NOTE This boat is intended to be extremely fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly. The hull displacement distribution is based on engine weight and power limited to 90 hp.