Nautor's Swan have teamed up with the German Frers to design and build a boat that was to be fast, fun to sail and rate well under the IRC Rule. KATSU is designed to take full advantage of the latest thinking in design and construction. The yacht is light and extremely fast and features for the first time on any Swan, a retractable bow sprit. This allows for a very large and easy to handle downwind sail inventory. KATSU is a One-design racer/cruiser with the ability to win races and provide for enjoyable cruising. Nautor produces the yachts with a bright and airy interior. She has been professionally maintained to the highest level. Ready to campaign in Asia or bring back to Australia. Contact Vicsail Sydney (02) 93272088
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Nautor Swan
Designer: German Frers
Hull Shape: Monohull
LOA: 12 ft 12 in
Beam: 3 ft 11 in
LWL: 11 ft 4 in
Maximum Draft: 2 ft 8 in
Displacement: 7250 kgs
Ballast: 3196 kgs
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Manufacturer Provided Description
Nautor's Swan teamed up with the German Frers design team to present their proposal. After a thorough investigation of all of the submissions, the NYYC OD Committee selected the Nautor/Frers team to design and build the new One Design yacht. Thus the birth of a new Swan!
The new yacht is designed to take full advantage of the latest thinking in design and construction. The yacht is light and extremely fast.It is feature for the first time on any Swan a retractable bow sprit. This allows for a very large and easy to handle downwind sail inventory.
As per requirement of the NYYC OD Commitee, it is a racer/cruiser with the ability to win races and provide for enjoyable cruising. Nautor produces the yachts with a bright and airy interior. They are fitted with a complete inventory of standard equipment, provide a choice of two interor layouts, and offer an intelligent list of options.