3068Re: [AtkinBoats] Re: 10' Lapstrake Sailing Dinghy "Vintage"
- Aug 4, 2011Maybe you should look at John Welsford's SCAMP, a very, very capable
It's got a centerboard, but it's offcenter and out of the way. The cuddy
is just for storage, so you have to use a boom tent, but the cockpit is
real roomy. One of our Coots did the Everglades Challenge in one:
On Thu, 04 Aug 2011 17:07:17 -0700, thirdbluestreaksamurai wrote:
> My plan is to build a micro cruiser out of it. Something small, sturdy,
> stable and almost tank-like that I can stay a night or two on or sail
> and camp for a weekend. I want more space inside so a forward stepped
> mast made sense plus I want a shallow draft without a centerboard box to
> take up space. I would prefer 10-12 feet and no lee-board. I know it
> sounds crazy and impracticable but that's part of the fun of it.
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