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Sailing Dory 18


Length: 18'-0"
Beam: 5'-6"
Draft: 0'-8"
         3'-0" bd dwn
Weight: 650 lbs
Sail Area: 106 sqft. main
                35 sqft. jib
                141 sqft. total

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  • Sailing Dory is a traditional daysailer with camp cruising capabilities. She has ample sail area and will be a lively sailor in light and moderate wind. Reef her in a breeze and she will be a seaworthy boat in able hands. Construction is glue lap plywood.

    Sailing Dory 18

    Estimated cost for quality construction materials (not including sails) is $9000. This cost includes a high level of outfit and finish you can be proud of after putting the effort into building this fine boat.

    How To Order
    Purchase and Download Study Plans for the SAILING DORY 18 for $5.00 in PDF format (zipped file).
    Purchase Construction Plans for the SAILING DORY 18 for $105.00 for delivery by US Postal Service.
    Purchase Full Size Frame Lofting for the SAILING DORY 18 for $105.00 for delivery by US Postal Service.
    We offer a 30-day from date of purchase no questions asked return refund policy for on-line plan sales. For more ordering information and alternate ordering methods, terms of sale, privacy policy and copyright state.

    *New* Electronic pdf plans.
    Send an e-mail to karl@cmdboats.com with your order to receive an electronic set of construction plans to read on your computer or have printed locally (i.e. at a UPS Store, Office Depot, Staples, etc, that has a wide format printer) instead of USPS mailed hard copy.

    Not ready to buy? e-mail us why at karl@cmdboats.com
    We are interested to know how we can to help you get underway!

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    794 Creek View Rd.
    Severna Park, MD 21146
    Tel: (410) 544-9553
    Email: karl@cmdboats.com