Plans/Architect wanted for 35ft Aluminum Center Console

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  1. mleto1
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    mleto1 New Member

    I'm in the planning stages of building a 33-37ft Aluminum fishing center console for offshore fishing. The boat needs to be along the lines of a Contender, Sea Vee, Yellowfin, Rock Salt, etc. I would prefer to find plans, or a Naval Architect that could draw a boat so I could get some material costs. Pricing will be very important. These plans need to include drawings for all stringers and panels.

    I want to get some material costs to see if this will be possible to build a boat on my budget. I only need plans for a bare hull, with gunnels and deck. I will add all accessories.

    I would also consider a big catamaran similar to a Parker Fincat. Fuel efficiency is very important.

    Preliminary plans:

    35ft LOA +/- 3 ft
    Twin or triple outboards on bracket
    22-24.5* deadrise (stepped hull a plus with a slightly lower deadrise)
    500 gallon fuel capacity
    Massive below deck fish boxes
    WOT of 60mph
    Cruise of 40-45mph
    Great fuel efficiency (would like to see over 1.5mpg at cruise)


    Any insight is appreciated.
     
  2. EddieWeeks
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    EddieWeeks Junior Member

    I just designed such a boat... 30 foot.. 8'4" wide 4500 lbs ready to go.

    2 x 250 etec

    est top speed 55-60mph.... est.. mpg > 2.0

    Eddie Weeks
    weeks1@bellsouth.net
     

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  3. Tanton
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    Tanton Senior Member

    Architect and Plans.

    R-Vee32. Modified RV. aluminum center console.
     

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