HORNET

HORNET is a 1981, 18' Hankins sailing skiff, recently relaunched by Damian Siekonic of Privateer Media Built by Charles Hankins & sons of Lavallette, New Jersey, as hull number CHS-812-M81G, HORNET has appeared in three films since being bought by Siekonic in 2000.  Siekonic had new sails, spars, and rigging made, along with completely resurfacing the hull.  HORNET can be seen sailing on Lake Champlain, Vermont; Lake George, New York; Delaware Bay, Long Island Sound, and Cape Cod.  She has also been employed in martime history workshops in Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey.

Design Specs

LOA:
18′ 
0″
Beam:
6′ 
6″
Designer Name: 
Charles Hankins & Sons, Lavallette, NJ
Type/Rig/Power: 
Hankins Sailing Skiff
Builder Name: 
Charles Hankins & Sons, Lavallette, NJ
Home Port: 
Center Valley, PA
Launching Date: 
July 28, 2007