Dedicated to offshore sailing, Nouanni, between Maracuja and Passoa, was designed by Philippe Harle to match blue water cruising needs. The high construction standard of Garcia shipyard adds security and longlasting evidence. Aluminium round bilge, drop centerboard (two centerboards), cutter rigged, remarkable autonomy, PERKINS engine : this ship is definitely dedicated to circumnavigation. Version with salon in the middle, 3 cabins.
> Survey 03/2009 available while visiting. ////////////////////// Unite hauturiere par excellence, Nouanni, entre Maracuja et Passoa, a ete dessine par Philippe Harle pour repondre au mieux aux exigences de tous les grands voyages. La qualite de fabrication des chantiers GARCIA ajoute les gages de securite et longevite. Coque aluminium en forme, deriveur (a deux derives) greement cotre, autonomie remarquable et motorisation PERKINS : ce modele est fait pour les longues routes. Version avec carre au milieu, 3 cabines.
> Expertise de 03/2009 consultable lors de la visite.
Another Holman and Pye offering this time accredited to Kim Holman the design was introduced in about 1965. With a long keel and raked transom the rustler 31 owed much to the Folkboat tradition and of course more directly form Holman's earlier twister design which by then had acquired an almost legendary reputation as a sea boat. And the Rustler 31 a GRP version of the wooden North sea 24 did'nt disppoint being acclaimed by the yachting press and public alike for her good manners.