About Sandpiper

Sandpiper – Court TS 750

Year of manufacture approx - 1984

Boat number - 62

Place of manufacture – Nedlands, Western Australia

LOA 7.32m

LWL 6.10m

Beam 2.39m

Draft Min 0.25m

Draft Max 1.31m

Displacement 1190kg

Ballast 445kg

Mainsail 9.90 sq m

Jib 9.82 sq m


Sails

When cruising, we carry a main, furling jib and #3 jib. We do not carry a spinnaker. When sailing downwind, we usually gull wing the jib with a spinnaker pole and main sail preventer. Sandpiper sails very well downwind and this arrangement is safe and easy for us to manage.