About this Sailboat:
For sale is a beautifully crafted, 11 Atkin designed lapstrake (each plank overlaps the one beneath it) gaff rigged, cat boat. It was traditionally built and donated by students at the Great Lakes Boat Building School in Cedarville, MI. It was built using seven different woods can you identify them? The sail was built and donated by
Newport & Richter in Traverse City, MI.
Proceeds from this classic boat, new trailer, sail and oars will be donated to Little Traverse Sailors Sailing School.
For more information about This boat, Feel free to call or email 24/7.
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Equipment on Board:
Atkin Gaff Rigged Cat Boat
White Cedar hull
Sitka Spruce mast, boom, gaff
Oak transom, stem, cleats, rudder cheeks
Ash – rails and tiller
Philippine Mahogany bottom of centerboard trunk
Sapele (a kind of mahogany) top of centerboard trunk
Fir inside rails, seat centers, oars
Treated with a mixture of linseed oil, pine tar and turpentine.