Skimmer, Sail plan

a 24′ – 6″ Expedition Beach Cruiser.

For an extensive description and a musing over how this design might be used take a look at this post: Skimmer, a 24.5′ Expedition Beach Cruiser.


  • LBP 24′ – 6″
  • LWL 21′ – 3″
  • Beam 7′ – 0″
  • Draft Board-up 0′ – 10″
  • Draft Board-down 4′ – 2″
  • Main Sail 155 sq. ft.
  • Mizzen 55 sq. ft.
  • Total Working Sail Area 210 sq. ft.
  • Mizzen Stay’sl 90 sq. ft.
  • Total Sail Area 300 sq. ft.

Construction is traditional lapstrake.


As of now this boat exists only as a feasibility study.
Contact me if you would like to have this design fleshed out.

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