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JBoats Southwest 2014

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JBoats Southwest 2014














Standard Draft



Standard Ballast







28 hp

28 hp

100% SA
























Hull & Construction

• Baltek Contourkore end grained balsa composite construction using biaxal and unidirectional glass with vinylester resin on the outer hull layer for 10 year warranty against hull blisters.

• Patented “SCRIMP” resin infusion system moulding process for optimum laminate strength.

• Off-white deck with a high traction non-skid.

• White hull. Single tapered gel coat integrated double boot stripe.

• Foredeck and helmsman moulded toe rails.

• Large bow locker with laminated watertight forward collision bulkhead.

• Large cockpit storage locker on starboard.

• Propane bottle storage.

• Moulded stern platform with removable swimming ladder.

• Moulded spray shield with dodger storage and companionway instrument pod.

• GRP moulded structural bulkhead bonded to hull and deck.

• All intermediate bulkheads glassed to hull and deck for stiffness.

• Heavy-duty fibreglass floor stringer grid infused into hull, including mast and chain plate structure.

Keel & Rudder

• Low VCG Keel of cast lead with antimony bolted and bonded to deep molded stub with sump.

• Balanced high aspect spade rudder construction using biaxal and unidirectional glass and large diameter anodised aluminium stock mounted in self-aligning bearings.

• Aluminium wheel with natural leather grip on custom moulded pedestal with compass, brake and stainless guard.

• Emergency tiller.

Spars & Rigging

• Tapered aluminium mast with double airfoil spreader clear anodised.

• Continuous Rod rigging (Nitronic 50).

• Integral hydraulic backstay adjuster.

• Boom with internal outhaul 8:1 purchase system, mainsail reef line sheaves, main sheet and rigid vang tangs.

• Headsail furling system.

• Retractable carbon fiber bowsprit with seal.

• Solid boom vang with cascade purchase system.

• Complete running rigging package

Deck Hardware

• Self-tailing primary winches.

• Self-tailing halyard winches.

• lock-in winch handles.

• 2 PVC handle holders.

• Mainsheet purchase with fine tune.

• Adjustable mainsheet traveller with 4:1 purchase led to a cleat on both sides.

• Adjustable genoa and jib tracks with 4:1 car controls led to cleats by coach roof.

• Cockpit foot blocks for genoa sheets.

• Spinnaker sheet blocks on U-bolts.

• Tack block on pad-eye at bowsprit end.

• 5 halyard/reef turning blocks.

• Halyards lead aft through 2 quadruple organizers and 4 rope clutches on each side of companionway.

• Tack line led aft to rope clutch on starboard side of coach roof.

• Bowsprit control line leading to a cam cleat on aft of coach roof bulkhead.

• 2 bow mooring cleats.

• 2 stern mooring cleats.

• Stem head fitting.

• Custom s/s stem plate with tack fitting, removable anchor roller.

• S/S chain plates for shrouds and backstay.

• Foredeck opening hatch (500 x 500) with vent.

• Opening hatch (450 x 320) over main saloon.

• 4 fixed ports (630 x 170) on saloon coach roof sides.

• 2 opening ports (304 x 155) for aft cabin and toilet compartment.

• 1 opening port (350 x 170) in cockpit (aft cabin).

• 1 vent above head area.

• 3 line bags.

• 2 s/s handrails on coach roof.

• S/S pushpit and pulpit .

• Double s/s lifelines, 8 stainless stanchions, 4 with reinforcing leg.

• Plexi-glass companionway washboards with lock and ventilation grid.

• Door storage rack in cockpit locker.

• Flag staff holder.

Auxiliary Power

• Volvo D1-30 diesel 30 HP with Saildrive, 115 AH alternator, with double diode and fresh water-cooling with heat exchanger.

• Engine panel recessed in the cockpit with plexi-glass protection including rev. counter, hour meter and alarms for oil pressure, low voltage and water temperature.

• 85 litres (18.5 gallons) fuel tank under aft cabin berth.

• Sound insulated engine compartment, ventilation pipes to the transom.

• 2 bladed folding propeller


• Manual bilge pump in cockpit.

• Automatic/manual electric bilge pump with float switch.

• Pressurized water system.

• 1 water tank (96 litres) under starboard berth in saloon.

• Ice box drain

• Marine toilet

• 80 AH house battery and 70 AH engine start battery with switches and double diode/circuit breaker.

• 12V electric panel with fuel gauge and voltmeter.

• Halogen lights on ceilings and swivelling tulip lights in cabins.

• Ceiling light in head

• Light in cockpit locker

• Navigation lights on pushpit and pulpit, steaming light and mooring light.

• Rig grounded for protection against lightning.


• Interior built using wood, laminated or solid. All wooden parts are varnished or laminated with white Formica. Cabin sole in plywood laminated with wood effect Formica.

• Vinyl lined ceilings throughout, but main saloon which has moulded slats on hull sides.



• Large hanging locker on port side, storage on starboard.

• Forward large double v-berth with storage underneath.

• Shelve above berth on port side.

• Access door to saloon.


• Settee/berths to starboard and port side with lift up pilot berths both sides.

• Water tank under starboard berth.

• Table with drop leafs and bottle storage in the centerline.

• Large storage lockers behind backrests.

• S/s hand rail on ceiling.


GALLEY (on port side)

• Gimballed Propane stove with oven and 2 burners.

• S/S double sink.

• Pressurized cold water.

• Large 90 litres moulded icebox/fridge with 12 volt compressor.

• Full length locker outboard of galley countertop.

• Cold moulded fiddles around the edge of the countertop.

• Storage under sink with shelf and space for trash bin.

• Drawers


CHART TABLE (on starboard side)

• Large chart table facing forward with:

• Charts storage under table lid

• Locker under chart table

• Shelf

• Vinyl Nav. Seat cushion with backrest

• Large hinged instruments panel, outboard, with electrical panel.

AFT CABIN (on port side)

• Access door to saloon

• Large hanging locker

• Changing seat

• Double berth

• Access panel to engine

• Fuel tank under berth

AFT HEAD (on starboard side)

• Access door to saloon

• Integral 2nd moulding for easy maintenance with integral shower tray, sink, access to valves and toilet support shelf.

• Pressurised cold water

• Marine toilet

• Mirror, toilet roll holder and towel rail

• Vanity unit

• Shower grating

• Access door to cockpit storage

• Holding Tank


• White Formica finish for better wear resistance.

• Steps with angled treads between bulkheads.

• Handrails integrated in bulkheads.

• Main engine access through lifting panel.

• Open locker


• Electric windlass

• Removable Dock Box

• Two Tone Deck

• Four bookshelves and cupboards in lieu of hinged backrests.

• Cushion

• Opening ports in the aft face of coach roof

• Opening ports in the main cabin

• Pull out berth in the main cabin

• Wood main bulkhead and wood hull linings in front cabin

• 5.75’ Shoal Draft Keel

• Additional capacity service battery for a total of 150 AH

• Boot stripe in color other than grey

• Cushion color other than standard grey


Specifications are subject to change prior to delivery due to deletions, additions or revisions in quantities, brand or design at the sole discretion of J/Boats, Inc. Newport,  RI

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