Scarab 32 folding trimaran

This design is for intermediate builders. Some boat building experience would be helpful.

See pictures of this boat under construction

Scarab 32

Scarab 32

The boat is 32 foot LOA (9.750 metres). 24 feet 3 inch BOA (7.4 metres). It will fold for trailering with an oversize permit or for berthing in a marina.
She will have full standing head room and sleep six although it has been designed for a couple. See Accomodation drawing
The main hull has a displacement of 5500 pounds (2500 Kg) and the floats have a total displacement of 3000 kg each. This gives a 120% float displacement.
Auxilliary power will be provided by a 9.9 hp longshaft OB motor mounted in a well accessible from the cockpit. The motor will be able to be tilted to remove the prop from the water and a blanking insert installed to improve water flow when sailing.
The sail area will be 432 sq ft (40 sqm) in the main with 205 sq ft (19 sqm) in the jib. Mast length 44 feet (13.4m).
The plans are detailed for foam construction or plywood. The hulls will be built from flat panel shapes similar to the Scarab 18 and 650.

Buying plans

Study Plans: sent in PDF format within 24 hours. Study plans are provided to show a dimensioned general layout and sail plan, accomodation and a basic material list. Some other details may also be included. The boat cannot be built from the study plans but are provided for information and basic pricing.

Plans: the full plan set (consisting of 49 drawings) is required if the you want to build this boat. It contains all the information and dimensions required. The plans are presented in PDF format. These can be printed on your home printer on A4 size paper or sent to a photo copier to enlarge to A3 size.
The DXF cutting files for the folding system are on Dropbox and we will provide you with a link.

Study plans $15 AUD
Full plan set $150 AUD

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