Skate is located in Mystic, Connecticut, on the hard on her Triad trailer for the off season. The Petrel 21 was constructed and finished to a high standard. by Golden Era, Noank, Connecticut and is a direct fiberglass hulled reproduction of the classic Fish Class designed by Nat Herreshoff in 1916. Battened Hood mainsail and jib. Skate is powered by inboard 10 HP Volvo Penta diesel MD2010. She has been well maintained and cared for. Price includes Triad trailer.
The fiberglass hull is constructed with a 3/8" Airex core. The deck is fiberglass cloth and epoxy covered marine grade plywood laid over oak beams. Varnished teak rub rails, cockpit coamings, and trim. Full keel. Lead ballast, that is mounted externally and bolted through the hull. New ash tiller.
Cuddy cabin has V berth and two facing seats at companionway. Large enough for two adults to sit comfortably and sleep on a weekend trip. Used at present for dry stoage of gear. Finished with ash staving and oak deck beams. Overhead painted white. Deep cockpit with wide seats over two cockpit lockers, cockpit cushions, teak coamings.
Marconi rig with main and club footed self tacking jib. Mainmast, boom and jib boom are solid Sitka spruce. Lewmar #7 winch on coachroof. Teak boom crutch, Stainless steel wire standing rigging, bronze turnbuckles, traveler, Dacron running rigging, Green Sunbrella sail covers
Powered by freshwater cooled 10HP Volvo Penta MD2010 diesel, in custom engine box. Stainless steel propeller shaft. 2 bladed bronze propeller. Tiller steering.