26 FT SCOD (South Coast One Design) "Firecracker"
£45 000 spent on parts, labour, and new fittings, rigging, sails and fitments.
Please ask for the survey report.
A full history file exists with original plans documents and invoices for all work during rebuild and since during annual upkeep. It makes very interesting reading!
Since, she has undergone professional regular maintenance and upgrading by N Gates Co, on behalf of the current owner maintaining her condition.
She is regarded as the best South Coast One Design in existence.
See full SCOD history on SCOD owners Website
Her second owner was, in fact, the yard owner David Bowker, who himself was Olympic Sailing Silver medal winner winning the 1965 Hebe Trophy.
Firecracker has been restored to original plans and scantlings precisely with minimum maintenance in mind.
She is totally unmolested and not suffering from years of modification by strings of owners!
Recent additions include fitting of
After rebuild she was soon on the sailing circuit. She races very well and has won/been placed in several round Island events.
But she also is just as happy as a fast cruiser
Ready to race ,cruise . Only wind required !!
Her present owner would like her to go to someone who will utilise her in the correct manner and maintain her impeccable condition.
[ Firecracker ]
For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian Espin at: - Eastern Yachts
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL Tel: 01206 305 996 or +44 1206 305 996
or email to: adrian@EasternYachts.com
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