L.O.A. 39’ 6″
BEAM 10’ 10″
DRAFT 1’ 9″
SAIL AREA 516 sq. ft.
BALLAST 3,500 lbs. lead, in keel; additional to trim as needed.
TYPE Sharpie Lifeboat based on Commodore Ralph Munroe’s Egret. This
vessel is intended for rough-water use, and represents the most sea-worthy sharpie type. This represents the smallest Egret model to have full standing headroom throughout, and is suitable for long-range cruising.
RIG Gaff-rigged, bald-headed cat ketch, self-tending/Chinese Junk
CONSTRUCTION Composite: Aluminum, steel or cold-molded plywood/epoxy covered with epoxy-impregnated polyester cloth. Deck and house for all construction methods to be cold-molded plywood/epoxy/fabric; spars to be Douglas fir.
NOTE: There are several different versions of this design, including a 38’er that is Maxi-Trailerable.