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38' Demountable Trimaran

Demountable 38' trimaran available in both developed plywood and composite. 
This demountable 38' trimaran can be built in developed plywood or composite materials.  Even if built with ply/epoxy, it uses core materials to make the large panels stiff.

This tri has full standing headroom throughout, except when passing under the cockpit.  That pass-through gets one back into the aft cabin without having to open a hatch on top.

The connectives are the old stand-by of aluminum tubes and stainless steel wire.  That speeds up construction considerably.  The tubes can be one piece, or a pair front and back, to slide past one another.  That lets the tri get skinny in a marina.  Unlike a folder, it can be kept that way on the water.

Notice that this tri has the usual KHSD features to make it perform and maneuver; a deep board, big rudder,  big amas way out there, and top notch sail  handling arrangements. 

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Length overall: 38'-0" (11.6 m)
Beam: 28'-2" (8.6 m)
Draft: 1'-6"/8'-1" (0.46/2.47 m)
Displacement: 6.807 lbs (3.088 kg)
Sails - Main: 432 sqft. (40.1 sqm.)
Blade: 172 sqft. (16.0 sqm.)
Genoa: 421 sqft. (39.1 sqm.)
Spinnaker: 875 sqft. (81.3 sqm.)

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