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M242 Specifications

M242 SPECIFICATIONS
LOA
24'2"
LWL
19'3"
Beam
8'0"
Draft
4'9"
I
27'6"
P
30'0"
E
12'0"
J
7'3"
Displacement
2500lbs
Ballast
930lbs
Sail Area
280 sq ft
Headsail
110%
SPL
8'3"
Designer: Don Martin
LOA
7.4 M
LWL
6.2 M
Beam
2.44 M
Draft
1.45 M
I
8.38 M
P
9.15 M
E
3.66 M
J
2.21 M
Displacement
1136 Kg
Ballast
423 Kg
Sail Area
26 sq M
Headsail
110%
SPL
2.52 M
 

 

The M242

Standard Features

Construction

  • Balsa core/fiberglass construction
  • White gelcoat hull and deck
  • Unidirectional keel reinforcing
  • Bonded hull to deck joint
  • Two 6’6” quarter berths with molded storage lockers under and behind
  • 6’6” Vee berth forward with molded lockers and space for toilet
  • Two side berths with covered foam cushions
  • Molded fiberglass hull & deck liners bonded in place

Hull & Deck

  • Molded non skid on deck and cockpit, added non skid around mast
  • Large self bailing cockpit
  • Low bench seats with contour coamings
  • Most up-to-date Harken deck hardware
  • Complete set of running rigging
  • 2 - #6 Harken winches
  • Winch handles and holders
  • Running and steaming lights
  • Teak plywood companionway hatch
  • Smoked Plexiglas cabin windows
  • Stainless steel toe railings
  • Stainless steel bow and stern railings
  • Stainless steel reinforced deck opening for hoisting
  • Flush stanchion mounted bases
  • 930 lb lead keel, faired to class specifications
  • Fiberglass rudder with stainless steel shaft
  • Laminated tiller With tiller extension
  • Bow eyes and stern cleats

Rig

  • Keel stepped tapered painted aluminum spar, fully rigged with tag lines installed
  • Painted boom fully rigged
  • Harken jib roller furling system
  • All internal halyards
  • Adjustable Backstay
  • Spinnaker pole
  • Complete set of running rigging
  • 15” masthead fly
  • Outboard motor mount and bracket

Electrical

  • 12V battery
  • Wiring harness
  • Instrument panel
  • Interior lights
  • Running & steaming lights
  • 12V adaptor

Sails

  • Class legal race main, spinnaker and jib by Ullman Sails
  • Sail bags
  • Spinnaker launching bag (installed)

Options

  • Trailer: Yard dolly or travel trailer
  • Lifting sling
  • Hydro Hoist in-the-water-system
  • Canvas: Jib cover, tiller cover
  • Outboard motor
  • Tactick Instruments
  • Upgraded running rigging to tapered sheets and guys
  • Fast Tune Ronstan turn buckles
  • Anodized mast
  • Stainless steel stanchions with lifelines
  • Safety package includes: life jackets, flairs, horn, fire ext, and anchor with chain and road.
  • Kelp window, large side view or small leading edge view
  • Two tone non skid deck (not available until 1/1/06)
  • Colored gelcoat hull (not available until 1/1/06)

 

 

 

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