Can anyone identify this boat

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by knyrkki, Oct 1, 2014.

  1. knyrkki
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    knyrkki New Member

    The picture is quite small and only shows the stern but I hope someone could recognize the design from some details or so. I know the photo was taken in the Netherlands so maybe it's some local manufacturer. The boat looks more sofisticated than a canal boat though.

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  2. Tad
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    Tad Boat Designer

    google "dutch sloep" There are hundreds of variations......some are double-ended, some not....
     
  3. sharpii2
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    sharpii2 Senior Member

    By all the back rests and hand holds I see, it looks like this yacht is intended for offshore work. I assume it is a motor yacht, as I see no back stay in the photo.

    I further guess that this vessel is intended for no planing speeds.
     
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