Goto Phuket 8 Sports Boat

Phuket 8 Sports Boat
The Phuket Sports 8 is an exhilarating new one design sports racer designed and developed by Price Phillip design award winner John Duncanson of Duncanson Yacht Designs, Australia. The original design concept was born in the island province of Phuket, Thailand where a group of very competitive, expatriate yachtsman recognized the need for a no compromise, hi-performance, trailerable sports racer that would also offer very basic accommodation for occasional over-night stays. This one was launched in 2010 and has low mileage plus all the go fast carbon fibre rudder and keel. Go to the extensive inventory and comprehensive details Here...

 

Phuket 8 Sports Boat

Launched: 2010
Builder: Latitude 8
Designer: Duncanson Yacht Designs
Selling Price: USD $39,999

Principal Dimensions
LOA 8.0 m
Beam 3.38 m
Draft 2.3 m
Displacement 850 KG
Mast height above waterline 11.5 m
Articulating bow pole 2.9 m

One Design Sports Racing Yacht
The Phuket Sports 8 is an exhilarating new one design sports racer designed and developed by Price Phillip design award winner John Duncanson of Duncanson Yacht Designs, Australia. The original design concept was born in the island province of Phuket, Thailand where a group of very competitive, ex-patriate yachtsman recognized the need for a no compromise, hi-performance, trailerable sports racer that would also offer very basic accommodation for occasional over-night stays.

Design features
• Folding wings reduce the overall beam from 3.4 to 2.3 meters allowing for road legal trailering with the family car. Easily sailed with 4 people and raced with 5-6.
• Exhilarating one-design or club racing in all conditions
• 4 full length berths
• Extremely efficient sail control systems and no deck winches

Performance
• The Phuket Sport 8s sailing performance can only be described as outstanding in all wind ranges.
• Her huge sail area / displacement ratio of 850 kg ensures her light air performance is second to none and medium to heavy air planing speeds that are easily maintained into the high teens.
• The PS8 extreme draft of 2.3 meters ensures upwind speed and pointing ability superior to most 30 foot racing designs.

Spars
• The PS8 features high-end rigging and foil components usually only found on no-expense spared one-off racing yachts.
• Carbon fiber mast coupled with twin swept back carbon spreaders, a carbon boom and 28 degree, articulating bow-pole are standard.

Rig
• All Dyform 316 stainless and no backstay.

Foils
• Retractable carbon fiber keel and rudder fin.
• Lead keel bulb and carbon fibre tiller and rudder box.

Sails
• Masthead & Fractional Kites (2010)
• Quantum Fat Head Main (2009)
• Quantum C1 (2010) & C2 Jibs (2012)
• Carbon / Kevlar C3 Jib (new)

Safety
The folding wings on the PS8 are watertight offering additional stability and positive buoyancy in the event of a knock-down or swamping.
Stainless 316 pushpit, pulpit and stanchions with 316 stainless life lines

Construction
• Hull and decks are Durakore, epoxy / e-glass sandwich and polyurethane finished.
• Keel and rudder foils are female moulded, vacuum bagged all carbon fiber construction
• Carbon fiber tube tiller and rudder box
• Interior is finished in epoxy textured white
• Non skid grey deck

Deck Hardware
• Automatic take up reels for the Spinnaker halyard and Spinnaker tack line. These bungee tensioned reels (situated under the cockpit control console.) automatically take up the line tails keeping the cockpit free of tangles and knots during spinnaker sets and drops
• Mainsail-traveler, boom-vang and bow-pole extender/retractor lines are endless and travel under the cockpit, freeing the cockpit from rope tails and ends.
• Mainsail-foot, cunningham and Bow-Pole traverse controls lead under deck to the central cockpit console
• Ronstan / Fredrikksen deck hardware
• Ronstan tiller extension
• Barlow keel lift and halyard winch
• Carbon fibre rudder tube and 316 stainless retaining pin
• SS 316 stanchions

Running rigging and systems
• Main and Jib halyard – 6 mm spectra
• Spin halyard – 6mm spectra
• Spin sheets - 8mm tapered to 6mm spectra
• Tack line – 6mm spectra
• Main sheet 3:1 hi speed / 6:1 low speed in 7mm polyester
• Jib sheets 2:1 in 7mm spectra
• Main outhaul 8:1 in 6mm spectra
• Bow pole articulation 4:1 in 6mm spectra
• Main traveler control 4:1 in 4mm polyester
• Main Cunningham in 2:1 in 6mm spectra
• Boom vang 8:1 in 6mm spectra
• Keel lift 8:1 in 8mm spectra

Additional
• New galvanized launch trailer
• Tack Tic Race system – speed / depth
• Kite launch bag
• 3HP Tohatsu Outboard Motor & Cover


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