Pocket Cruiser “ Vela” Torqeedo 4 hp- MUST GO, NO RESERVE
This boat was hand made, launched in 2017
The boat is an American design from Glen-L following the
well known East Coast Oyster Fisher “Sharpie” design.
At 21’3” long she’s fit enough for coastal sailing and her
213 Kg steel centreboard and 80 Kg internal ballast will balance the rig
With a draught of only 8”s (20cm) with the board raised her
flat bottom will gunkhole anywhere you want to go. This configuration means it cannot
fall over when taking to the mud and gives the ultimate boat for exploring.
New in 2017 and built from quality marine plywood over western
red cedar frames with a GRP finish she’s immensely strong. In addition all
spaces in the hull are filled with buoyancy foam giving her a positive buoyancy
(and heat insulation) even if filled with water.
The double sandwiched bottom along the entire boat also
gives great piece of mind in the event of a collision or sitting down on
Her raised topsides results in a cabin of more volume than
in many a larger boat and gives comfortable, if compact, living.
The rig is very simple to sail, consisting of a balanced lug
main and large rolling jib all controlled, adjusted and reefed without leaving
Accommodation is a double berth in the bow with the chart
table and storage to starboard of the centreplate casing and the galley with a
fully gimbaled spirit stove and more storage to port.
The Porta Potty sits under the port bridgedeck as do the
chargers for the service and motor batteries.
There are two lockers beneath the cockpit seats and a Torqeedo 4hp
fully retractable electric motor is fitted through a well at the rear. This
installation can spin the boat around in virtually its own length making the
boat very manoeuvrable and being retractable makes any repairs easy without having
to grope over the side. battery and ch
The anti-fouling is a copper coating applied to the
underwater surfaces and to both the centreboard faces and the insides the board
casing. This is advertised as a 10 year life span and will keep operating costs
to a minimum.
This is a boat for the adventure sailor and will serve well
for years to come.
NO TRAILER, This boat is in need of a clean and must be gone by the end of february, moored on Windermere at Windermere Aquatic, viewing available upon appointment only.
CONTACT WINDERMERE AQUATIC and ask for Chris, i wont be answering ebay messages related to this item. Bids will be taken seriously, No reserve, happy bidding
Current Price: £3.20
This Sailing Yacht 2017 Sharpie 21 Pocket Crusier / Electric Torqeedo 4hp -no Reserve boat is located in Bowness, La23*** and is being sold on eBay by lowpressurewindsurfingco.