Sailing BoatsRacing BoatsDe RidderExtension 24 Quarter Tonner
Quarter Tonner by Jac de Ridder "ex Minestrone" / Extension 24 2018 IRC 0.888 / VPRS 0.879 / Corinthian class QTC "Mochyn Du" is a completely different boat from previous incarnations - handles superbly, even with novice crew. We have won races at our club in Poole against proven opposition I am only selling (reluctantly) as I have moved jobs and she is no longer justified as my week day "pied a mere" and my wife won't let me keep 2 boats "Mochyn Du" presents a very reasonable opportunity to participate in the ultra cool and competitive QT circuit or just clean up at your local club! A boat share on Cardiff Bay would also be considered Assistance with delivery by negotiation
Construction and General
Quarter Tonner built by George Stead (Southern Ocean Shipyards) Poole Jac de Ridder design Built for the 1975 Quarter Ton Cup in Deauville (20th / 43) Bought and rebuilt by Rupert Holmes 2007 - 2010 Featured in Summer 2010 PBO "Project Boat" Competed in 2009 and 2010 QTC Current Owner refit 2015 - 2018 Full survey 2018 New IRC keel, increased weight and moved aft to original design spec New 7/8ths Selden Rig, twin spreader, keel stepped and moved to original design spec New Selden boom New Selden spinnaker pole ends with dyneema bridle Chain plates moved outboard to rail New stainless steel standing rigging and dyneema running rigging Dyneema backstay with cascade and backstay flicker New transom hung IRC rudder, Ash tiller and Spinlock tiller extension New Hatches and windows
Spars, Sails and Covers
Selden 7/8ths 2 spreader keel stepped mast Selden boom Stainless steel standing rigging Dyneema multi purchase backstay Backstay flicker Windex Sails - All Lightly used One Sails Mainsail, loose footed - black laminate (1 reef) One Sails Code 1 Jib,100% hanked - black laminate One Sails Code 2 Jib, 100% hanked luff - black laminate (flatter and heavier) Hyde Sails AP Spinnaker and launch bag Storm Jib Covers Mainsail cover
Current Owner 2015 - 2018 All deck systems assessed and redesigned where necessary All fittings removed, checked and re-sealed Harken tracks / blocks Spinlock clutches Refurbished Barlow 20-2 speed winches Vang led aft either side Jib barber haulers (in and out) Spinnaker tweaker lines Foreguy led aft either side
Open plan layout with 2 bunks which can make a double! Coachroof gives good headroom for a QT! Cleaned of surplus equipment and new non slip paint throughout New hatches and windows New Upholstery Small but effective galley area 2 Burner "Origo" alcohol cooker Space for portable toilet if required
Horseshoe lifebuoy with light Flare pack First aid kit Bolt croppers Harnesses LED Nav lights
Outboard Parsun 3.5 Hp 4 stroke outboard motor New SS outboard bracket General Tacktick Solar powered Speed depth and wind system (1 display) 2 Bulkhead steering compasses Spinlock tiller extension Fenders and warps Cradle Yard cradle available by negotiation
"Mochyn Du" is a completely different boat from previous incarnations - handles superbly, even with novice crew. We have won races at our club in Poole against proven opposition I am only selling (reluctantly) as I have moved jobs and she is no longer justified as my week day "pied a mere" and my wife won't let me keep 2 boats "Mochyn Du" presents a very reasonable opportunity to participate in the ultra cool and competitive QT circuit A boat share on Cardiff Bay would also be considered
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.
Please call for full details and viewing arrangements (strictly by appointment), the boat is dry stored in West Wales.
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