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Carvel Teak Folkboat, Teka, Lying  Suffolk

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Teak Folkboat, Teka

Teka is a Carvel Folkboat built, strip plank, Teak on Oak by Tankard Yachts, Tavistock, Devon, in 1970, to the design of Tord Sunden. Coachroof sides and cockpit coamings are also Teak. The decks are Teak laid on marine ply - seams re-paid, 2010.

Teak Folkboat, Teka

She has an Iron Keel and Mild Steel keel bolts - replaced in 2009

Teak Folkboat, Teka, Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall  25ft 7.62m
Waterline Length  19ft 8ins 5.99m
Beam  7ft 5ins 2.26m
Draft  4ft 5ins 1.35m
Displacement  1.75 tons


She offers up to four berths in two cabins, a chemical toilet in the forecabin, has a compact galley and a chart table. She comes with a good electronics pack including GPS/Chart plotter, DSC VHF Radiotelephone, Autopilot and echo sounder. 

Two berths in the forepeak with infill cushion
Chemical toilet in forepeak 
Galley to port with settee berth / quarter berth aft
Removable chart table aft to port
Hanging locker and settee berth to starboard
Headroom in the main cabin is ~ 5ft


British Small Ships

Rig, Sails and Spars

Fractional Sloop rig
Anodised Aluminium mast
Timber boom
Stainless Steel standing rigging (2003)
Mainsail - very good - (2005)
Slab reefing on mainsail
Genoa - very good - (2005)
Jib - very good - (2006)
Storm Jib - excellent 
Spinnaker - fair
Winches - stripped and serviced 2011

Deck Equipment

5kg Bruce style anchor on 20m chain + 20m warp
Plastimo steering compass
Deck mop
Boat hook
Spinnaker pole
Ensign / staff
Anchor ball
Motorsailing cone

General Equipment

PortaPotti 335 chemical toilet


Yanmar 1GM 10 8hp single cylinder diesel, rebuilt 2010.
Stainless Steel shaft drive to three-blade Bronze propeller


Water - 10 gallons flexible 
Diesel - 5 gallons Steel
Holding -  in PortaPotti

Electrics / Electronics

2 x 12Volt 80AH batteries 

Comprehensive switch / fuse panel


Lowrance 300E GPS Chart plotter (2006
Icom M401E DSC VHF Radiotelephone  
Nasa Clipper depth sounder
Simrad TP10 Autopilot (2006)
Mast head tricolour / white anchor / navigation lights
Interior lights
Chart table light
Anchor light

Safety Gear


Fire Extinguisher (2011)
Jack stays
Radar reflector
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump (2010)

Shore Gear

All over winter cover

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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   

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