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JBoats Southwest 2014














Standard Draft



Standard Ballast







56 hp

56 hp

100% SA
























Hull & Construction

• The hull and deck are laminated with high quality materials : Sandwich construction using uni-and multi-directional glass, low density balsa core, vinylester resin and the “SCRIMP” patented resin infusion process, providing an anti-osmosis warranty of 10 years and a structural warranty of 5 years.

• White gelcoat hull finish with integrated gelcoat double boot stripe.

• Off-white deck with optional choice of 2 non-skid colors.

• Hull-to-deck joint is bonded with a methacrylate structural adhesive.

• Transverse/longitudinal grids and mast step are infused as part of the hull moulding.

• SCRIMP infusion moulded, main bulkhead.

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

• ORC legal foredeck toe rails are an integral part of the deck moulding.

• Large capacity self draining foredeck chain locker, with space for optional electric anchor windlass.

• 2 side lockers in cockpit for storage of life-rafts.

• 2 aft lazarette lockers.

• 1 gas bottle locker, self draining with space for 2 bottles.

• Instrument pod on the sliding hatch w/ integrated mountings for sprayhood attachment.

• Transom platform with removable swimming ladder.

Keel & Rudder

• Low VCG lead keel (2.29 m draft), bolted and epoxy bonded to molded sump.

• Balanced, high aspect composite rudder using uni and multi-directional glass.

• Carbon fiber pre-preg rudder shaft.

• Self-aligning bearings.

• Aluminium steering wheel (5.26’), leather covered, on custom moulded pedestal, with well and drain.

• Compass on wheel pedestal with s/s protection bar.

• Emergency tiller.

Spars & Rigging

• White painted Hall Spars carbon mast (pre-impregnated-autoclaved), 2 sets of spreaders, with

• mainsail track.

• White painted aluminium boom, with 12:1 outhaul purchase system, mainsail reef lines sheaves,

• internal mainsheet anchorage point and forward articulated blocks to deck.

• Mast deck ring with custom moulded resin wedge, adjustable mast step.

• Discontinuous rod rigging (Nitronic 50).

• Hydraulic backstay adjuster.

• Harken Unit 2.0 genoa furling system.

• Retractable carbon bowsprit with adjustable watertight system.

• Rigid boomvang with integral purchase system for a final ratio of 30:1.

• Complete running rigging package

Deck Hardware

• 2 two speed self-tailing primary winches

• 2 two speed self-tailing mainsheet winches

• 2 two speed self-tailing secondary winches on aft end of coach roof

• 4 lock-in winch handles, including 2 of “Speed grip” type

• 4 winch handle holders

• Belowdecks mainsheet system on 2:1 blocks, led forward through boom, then down to sidedecks, then aft under deck to cockpit winches.

• Adjustable mainsheet traveler with 4:1 purchase led to both sides of the cockpit.

• Full length genoa tracks, with ball-bearing car system and adjustable purchase, adjusted from the cockpit.

• 2 footblocks for genoa sheets.

• Spinnaker sheet blocks mounted on through deck u-bolts.

• Halyard & reef turning blocks.

• Deck organizers to lead halyards and reef lines aft.

• Rope clutches on each side of companionway.

• Rope clutch on sides of coach roof.

• Bowsprit control line led to cockpit.

• 2 forward mooring cleats

• 2 aft mooring cleats

• Custom SS stemhead fitting with tack fitting and attachment studs for bow roller.

• SS chainplates for shrouds and backstay.

• 1 foredeck opening hatch (600 x 600 mm) with vent.

• Opening skylight hatches & portlights distributed in head, forward, main & aft cabins.

• 4 mesh line bags

• Large companionway spray hood with removable sides and opening front (choose from a selection of colors).

• SS handrails on top of coach roof.

• Double SS rail pulpit and pushpit.

• All around stainless lifelines, 10 stanchions including 6 with reinforcing leg.

• Acrylic companionway wash board with lock and vent.

• Flagstaff holder

Auxiliary Power

• Inboard 55 HP Saildrive diesel engine, 115 AH alternator, with double diode and fresh water-cooling with heat exchanger.

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

• 45 gallon fuel tank

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

• Two-blade folding propeller


• Manual bilge pump in cockpit

• Electric bilge pump with switch from automatic to manual functioning with control and individual warning light.

• Shower drain pump with filter.

• Pressurized water system.

• 2 SS water tanks (total 90 gallons) under main cabin settees

• Icebox drain.

• 6 gallon calorifier.

• Marine toilet

• 2 x 115 AH batteries & 1 x 70 AH battery for engine, with switches. The batteries are charged by either the engine or the battery charger.

• 12V electrical panel, with fuel gauge, voltmeter and ammeter.

• 110V electrical panel, with circuit breaker

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

• Ceiling light in heads

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

• Rig grounded for protection against lightning

• Battery charger

• 110V Shorepower


• Built using wood, laminated or solid. All wooden parts are varnished or laminated with white formica.

• Floors are in plywood laminated with teak and holly effect.

• Vinyl lining or varnished wood hull linings.




• Access door to heads, large hanging locker, desk with storage above and below.

• Large double berth with lockers below.

• Locker and bookshelf on starboard side.

• Shelf above berth on port side.

• Access door to main cabin and forward heads.




• Access door to main and forward cabins.

• Lower part integrally moulded for easier maintenance, with integral shower tray, sink with access

• below to seacocks, toilet roll holder.

• Sink is recessed in synthetic resin colored worktop, with rail for hand towel.

• Shower with pressurized hot and cold water.

• Marine WC

• Electric shower drain pump.

• Shelf along the hull side with mirror.

• Shower grating


AFT CABINS (Port & Starboard)


• Access door to main cabin

• Large hanging locker

• Locker with doors, storage below and above.

• Changing seat

• Shelf along the hull side

• Large double berth

• Access door to engine

• Fuel tank under Starboard berth


CHART TABLE (to port)


• Large chart table facing forward.

• Chart storage under table lid & pencil box.

• Locker under chart table

• Bookshelf

• Large hinged instrument panel with electric display, 12V 18 functions - voltmeter – ampmeter.

• Navigator’s seat with storage below.

• Large wet hanging locker with drain behind the seat.


• Settee/berths to port and starboard.

• Drop leaf table with cold moulded fiddles, bottle storage in centre fixed part.

• Large storage lockers behind backrests.

• Water tanks under seats

• S/s handrail on ceiling

• Lockers/bookshelves on each side.


U-SHAPED GALLEY (to starboard)


• Gimballed gas stove with oven and 3 burners, with s/s protection bar.

• Double s/s sink unit recessed in synthetic resin worktop.

• Pressurized hot and cold water.

• Large 6.4 cu/ft moulded icebox/fridge, with double access, divider and storage shelf.

• 4 utensils drawers

• Bottles drawer

• Large storage under drawers

• Storage under sink with shelf

• Trash bin with direct access from worktop

• Full length locker outboard of galley worktop with crockery storage system.

• Cold moulded fiddle around the edge of the worktop with integrated handrail.




• White Formica finish for better wear resistance.

• Open fronted locker for storage of deck gear.

• Steps with angled treads between bulkheads.

• Handrails integrated in bulkheads.

• Main engine access through removable panel.


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

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