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Eider

The Eider is a wonderful 17′ 3″ cabin sailboat. It is a great step up in size and function from the 15′ Nancy's China.

Her small cabin has good room to sleep two with a bit of extra space for gear to be stowed and not have to be moved out of the cabin when the sleeping bags are unrolled.

The self-bailing cockpit allows her to live on her mooring throughout our rainy spring and fall (and all-to-often our northwest summers as well).

The kit is assembled inverted over a computer-cut construction frame that indexes the bulkheads at the proper spacing, paralllel, axially-aligned and level. The hull panels are joined end-to-end with our engineered puzzle splices, avoiding the need for fiddly and difficult-to-align scarphing. From this sturdy foundation, you can be sure that you can build an accurate boat.
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Design Specs

Designer: 
Sam Devlin
Year of Design: 
2005
LOA: 
17' - 5 3/4"
Beam: 
6' - 11 1/2"
Draft: 
3' - 1 3/8" (board down)
Displacement: 
1636 lbs
Materials: 
Wood
Propulsion: 
169 square feet sail
Skill Level to Build: 
intermediate
Available as: 
Kit & Complete Plans
Cost: 
$4514
Contact Information: 

Jeff Meeks
sales@westsatsop.com
(360) 209-4217