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.