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Simple Demountable 30' Trimaran

A simple, trailerable cruising trimaran in developed plywood. 

This simple, trailerable cruising trimaran is the quickest, most direct way to get 31' of high performance trimaran waterline that I know of.  Notice from the arrangments below that the construction is as simple as it gets. It has no fluff anywhere. It uses the rapid CM construction.

The proven tube and wire connectives are much lighter than folding connectives, at a lot less cost. The tri can be built with sliding connective tubes to easily get narrower for the marina. It has a rotating extrusion mast.

Also there is a new solid beam design that does not yet have its own web page. Look for it soon.

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Length overall: 31'-0" (9.44 m)
Length at waterline: 30'-7" (9.32 m)
Beam: 26'-4" (8.03 m)
Draft: 1'-4"/7'-10" (.4/2.4 m)
Weight: 1,950 lb (887 kg)
Displacement: 3,466 lb (1,577 kg)
Sails - Main: 355 sqft. (33 sqm.)
Blade: 130 sqft. (12.1 sqm.)
Spinnaker: 646 sqft. (60 sqm.)


Study plans:  $100
Email Study Plans:  $50
Full plans:  $2150

All study plans are now available for email delivery at half the price of paper plans!

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