SAPHIRE SPORT Standard specifications

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Construction

  • White hull and deck
  • Lamination of hull and deck laminated with vinylester vacuum infusion technique and subsequent postcure
  • Sandwich hull and deck shell with PVC core
  • Hull and deck assembled with structural adhesives
  • Internal structures made in sandwich with PVC core, E-glass skins
  • Hull-fin attachment: keel box for retractable keel
  • Hull bottom and topsides finish in gelcoat
  • Deck finish in gelcoat. Walking surfaces treated with anti-slip finish
  • Interiors and bilge finished with topcoat paint
  • Tiller aluminium system

Internal Accomodations

  • Internal accommodations made in composite, hand made lamination
  • Two berths with mattresses and back rest
  • Two pipe berths
  • Galley with sink
  • Folding table

Equipment

  • 4 interior lamps for batteries
  • Navigation lights handlamp for batteries
  • Manual bilge pump with handle situated in cockpit

Rig

  • Mast constructed using a carbon fibre tube with one spreader, angled 30°
  • Boom constructed using an carbon tube. Internal outhaul, 2 stoppers for reefing system
  • Discontinuous Dyform rigging
  • Halyards: 1 mainsail halyard, 1 genoa halyard, 1 gennaker halyard Sheets: 2 genoa sheets, 1 mainsheet
  • Selden Boom Kicker installed

Sails

  • Full batten mainsail 29m2, aramid, with square head, and two reefs, batten tensioner, in membran technology
  • Jib 15m2 aramid with three vertical battens and one horizontal reef in membran technology

Deck Layout

  • Anchor locker, companionway sliding hatch, foredeck hatch, engine well hatch
  • bow toe rail
  • pulpits and stanchions

Deck Equipment

  • Halyards and running rigging lead to cockpit
  • Winches self tacking two ways (2): for genoa sheets, gennaker sheets and halyards
  • Stoppers for halyards and Sheets (10)
  • Genoa tracks and stoppers (2) composed of 1 track and 1 car
  • Mainsheet system with central block and double tuning system
  • Halyards: turning blocks at mast collar
  • Stainless steel chainplates
  • Forestay attachment below deck
  • Bartels endless jib furler
  • Cleats (4)
  • Central Lifting Point System
  • Boom Kicker Selden

Keel

  • Fin structure constructed using welded steel plates
  • Fin surface finish using two E-glass shells, painted with epoxy primer or antifouling paint
  • Bulb casting made using an antimony lead alloy
  • Bolted fin/bulb attachment
  • Bulb finish with epoxy primer or antifouling paint

Rudder and Steering System

  • Stearing system: tiller, tiller extension
  • Retractable rudder (carbonfiber rudder blade)
  • Rudder hinges constructed in high resistance stainless steel