EL GATO

EL GATO is a 12'6" Phil Bolger designed catboat built by Ross Mason between May 2002 and October 2003. Ross launched EL GATO on November 25, 2003. He used 1/4" plywood covered with epoxy resin and fiberglass cloth. He built the hollow 16' mast from 8 staves as described in WB issue XXXX. His sail is a Sailrite kit. Ross sails on the lakes of central Alabama, and Biloxi Bay, MS. Email Ross at rossmason@shelbysys.com.

Design Specs

LOA:
12′ 
6″
Beam:
5′ 
3″
Designer Name: 
Phil Bolger
Type/Rig/Power: 
Catboat with Junk Rig
Builder Name: 
Ross Mason
Home Port: 
Biloxi Bay, MS
Launching Date: 
November 25, 2003