The North Sea
29 is a centerboard boat, originally
designed for sailing in the rough North Sea.
She's a substantial boat that should prove a
very capable ocean cruiser.
excellent stability and the promise of good
performance, while the centerboard will make
it easy to escape crowded anchorages or
explore shallow cruising grounds.
Plans for the
North Sea 29 include computer generated
offsets with no lofting needed. No building
molds are used four laminated ring frames
plus bulkheads provide the mold over which
the strip planking is fastened. The strips
are then covered by two layers of 1/8"/3mm
A Bermudan rig is available as an option.
A steel ballast box that simplifies the
ballast pour is available as an option.
Two boats are under construction, one in the
US (Montana) and one in Belgium.
Study plans include a copy of the detailed
construction key. Click here for plan prices and ordering