Oceangoing carvel-planked cruiser with a choice of centerboard or ballast keel configurations.
Designed by T.F. Day & C.D. Mower
LOA - 25' 7"
LWL - 20' 11"
Beam - 8' 0"
Draft (cb up) - 1' 11"
(cb down) - 5'
Displ. - about 5,000 lbs.
Sail Area - 383 sq. ft.
Construction: Carvel planked over sawn frames
Lofting is required
Skill level: Intermediate to Advanced
Plans include 7 sheets.
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Sea Bird was featured in Boat Design Quarterly #15.
I built the cb model with Marconi rig. She is a big slow sunfish. First sign of white caps reef. At 15 knots second reef. At 20 knots wind stay ashore. In wychmere harbor harwich port ma since 1985. Come sail