"A century ago in Fairhaven, Joshua Slocum rebuilt an old sloop called the 'Spray'. On this new vessel he became the first person to sail alone around the world."
The above lines from The Millicent Library's Joshua Slocum Centennial Page summarize a legend.
|LENGTH ON DECK||7.12 M|
|LENGTH OVER ALL||8.31 M|
|LOADED WATER LINE||5.68 M|
|TRAILER WEIGHT||1950 Kg|
|LOADED DISPLACEMENT||2602 Kg|
|WORKING SAIL AREA||27.7 M2|
|FUEL TANKS||125 L|
|WATER TANKS||200 L|
|WASTE WATER TANKS||100 L|
|RECOMMENDED ENGINE POWER||12 HP|
| ||Pre-molded middle chine plate stringers are screwed and bonded to the bottom plate edge by epoxy resin.|
This is a personal project and I am working on it on a time-available basis.
Do you think you would like to build this boat - or any boat ?
See my Amateur Boatbuilder's Page first !
If you still want to build a boat and furthermore this one in particular, THEN :
I would be glad to provide plans and share my experience with you.