ADVERTISEMENT

Sharpie Cat 42

The Sharpie Cat 42 is a new catamaran design from a regular WoodenBoat contributor, author and marine architect Reuel B. Parker. She is a fast cruising cat with accommodations for eight in four cabins. Construction is cold-molded wood/epoxy, with foam core bulkheads, cabins/roofs, and she features a Parker “L-Head” rotating wing mast. Fuel: 120g; Water: 200g; Payload: 1,500 lbs. Mast height is 52′. Deck clearance minimum (laden) is 1′ 8″. Average headroom is 6′ 1″. She can also be built as a powercat. She has sheathed daggerboards and kick-up rudders.

Design Specs

Designer: 
Reuel B. Parker
Year of Design: 
2012
LOA: 
42'
Beam: 
22'
Draft: 
1’ 6”/6’ (3’ 8” Rudders Down)
Displacement: 
12,000 lbs. light/14,000 lbs. laden
Materials: 
Wood
Propulsion: 
2x Yanmar 2YM15 OR 2x15 hp Four-stroke Outboards in wells
Skill Level to Build: 
Moderate
Available as: 
Complete Plans
Cost: 
$2,500
Contact Information: