This is the actual pattern I made for the sailmaker and which I couldn't resist putting on the boat just to see how it looks.
23' aluminum , seawater cruising at 35 kn
23' aluminium offshore planing
afloat in Caletta, OR, IT
Aluminium Open Offhore
L 23 ft
B 2,52 m
Unsinkable double hull
weight approx 850 Kg
Bow cabin (2,3m long)...
A come along secured to the left is used to pull the boat over, a block and tackle secured to the right (pickup) was used to lower.
Vagabond 23 being flipped. This shows part of the optional offshore cockpit version.
afloat in S.John of Sinis, IT
afloat in Cape Marargiu (Sardinia)
Bulkheads near mast
dry fit bulkheahs
dry fit bulkheads
Vagabond 23 designed by Jacques Martens
The Irwin 23 forward cabin is
a great sail storage area or play area for youngsters but not big enough for an adult couple. The water tank is...