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    Ketch Alan Pape Packet 50

    156.259 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Hampshire (United Kingdom) Ketches in Hampshire
    • Year : 1994
    • Length: 15m.
    • Alan Pape Packet 50 15 m from Length 1,92 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by alan pape built by builders t.r seymour in plymouth, millbrook 1993 steel ...

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    Sloop William Fife 125 Classic Sloop

    2.750.000 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Hampshire (United Kingdom) Sloops in Hampshire
    • Year : 1911
    • Length: 38,1m.
    • William Fife 125 Classic Sloop 38.1 m from Length. Observations: [b]full specs[/b][p]main characteristics builder: william fife & sons, fairlie designer: william fife iii ...

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    Sailing cruiser Endurance 50

    94.849 €

    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Bavaria (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Bavaria
    • Year : 1995
    • Length: 15m.
    • Endurance 50 15 m from Length 2,28 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]white fiberglass (grp) body underwater substrate stripped epoxied and antifouled (2018) teak ...

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    Motorsailer Seafinn 411

    87.034 €

    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Bavaria (United Kingdom) Motorsailers in Bavaria
    • Year : 1986
    • Length: 12,3m.
    • Seafinn 411 12.3 m from Length 1,5 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]white grp body white grp superstructure grey ringdeck with non-slip synthetic teak laid on aft ...

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    Sailing cruiser Seafinn 411

    76.985 €

    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Bavaria (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Bavaria
    • Year : 1986
    • Length: 12,9m.
    • Seafinn 411 12.9 m from Length 1,53 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]white grp bodywhite grp superstructuregrey ringdeck with non-slipsynthetic teak laid on aft ...

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    Sloop Hanse 320

    50.188 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Kent (United Kingdom) Sloops in Kent
    • Year : 2007
    • Length: 9,6m.
    • Hanse 320 9.6 m from Length 1,8 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by judel/vrolijkbuilt by yachtsgrp hull with light grey gel coatwhite grp ...

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    Sailing cruiser Biscay 36

    42.428 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Cornwall (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Cornwall
    • Year : 1978
    • Length: 10,8m.
    • Biscay 36 10.8 m from Length 1,71 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by alan hillbuilt by robert ives/falmouth boat constructionwhite grp hulllight grey ...

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    Sailing cruiser Endurance 50

    100.432 €

    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Bavaria (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Bavaria
    • Year : 1995
    • Length: 15m.
    • Endurance 50 15 m from Length 2,25 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]white fiberglass (grp) bodyunderwater substrate strippedepoxied and antifouled (2018)teak laid ...

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    Sloop Jeanneau Sun Fast 3200

    89.267 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Devon (United Kingdom) Sloops in Devon
    • Year : 2010
    • Length: 9,9m.
    • Jeanneau Sun Fast 3200 9.9 m from Length 1,83 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by daniel andrieubuilt by jeanneau (fra)white grp hull treated with 3 coats ...

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    Sailing cruiser Bavaria 44

    83.734 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Hampshire (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Hampshire
    • Year : 2004
    • Length: 13,2m.
    • Bavaria 44 13.2 m from Length 1,92 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by j&j designwhite grp hull,white non-slip grp deckwhite grp superstructureteak ...

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    Sailing cruiser Archambault A35

    72.575 €

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    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Devon (United Kingdom) Sailing cruisers in Devon
    • Year : 2007
    • Length: 10,5m.
    • Archambault A35 10.5 m from Length 2,04 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by michel joubert and bernard niveltbuilt by archambault (fra)white glass ...

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    Motorsailer Fisher 25

    52.421 €

    • Verified second-hand boat
    • Sussex (United Kingdom) Motorsailers in Sussex
    • Year : 2002
    • Length: 7,5m.
    • Fisher 25 7.5 m from Length 1,11 m from Draft. Observations: [b]construction[/b][p]designed by wyatt and freemanbuilt by northsand yachts ltd (uk)oxford blue grp hullwhite and ...

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Sailing boats are propelled through the action of the wind against its sails. Under the control of one or more people, the sails, along with the rigging, hull, keel and rudder, make up the system which transforms wind energy into the thrust that propels the vessel. Knowing the components of sailing boats will help you choose the one that best suits your navigation plan.

The size of a sailing boat can range from light sailing boats which are just over 2 metres long, to the huge yachts of over 100 metres. The dimensions of the sailing boats are expressed in metres or feet. To distinguish between different types of sailing boats we must know the elements that form it.

The hull is the main part of the sailing boat and it floats. There are two large groups of hulls: monohulls, the most common in the market, and multihulls, in which the catamarans and trimarans are included. We can distinguish three hull shapes: round, bilge-keel and 'V'.
The keel is the bottom of the hull, which goes from bow to stern running along the centre line; it is an integral part of the hull, it can have various configurations, it has a ballast, it is fixed and its main function is to provide stability.
The rudder provides directional stability to the boat and helps the lateral force. The most common types of rudder are: keel, skeg, suspended or hanging, on the transom and double rudders.
The rigging is made up of masts and sails which differentiate the various types of sailboats. The most common types of rigging are: masthead and fractional sloops, cutters, ketches, schooners and yawls.