Pocket Cruiser 16

  • Vessel Specifications and Comments

    • LOA: 16' 0"
    • LWL: 15’ 10.5”
    • Beam: 7' 3"
    • Draft: 23"
    • Displacement: 2600 lbs max.
    • Power: 13 HP Beta diesel
    • Construction: Cold-molded, sheathed –strip, or foam cored fiberglass construction.
    • General Comments: Based on the 16’ Chugger built in Vancouver by Hamish Davidson in the 1970’s.  Capable of protected water coastal cruising.  Speeds 5-6 knots with immense range on very little fuel. Powered with a 13 HP Beta diesel. Maximum displacement, 2000 pounds. Designed for cold-molded, sheathed-strip, or foam-cored fiberglass construction. Construction is of moderate difficulty, for the more experienced amateur builder and depending on the choice of building material.   
  • About the Plans

    • Construction Method and Materials:

      Cold-molded, sheathed –strip, or foam cored fiberglass construction.
    • Number and Type of Drawings:

      Full plans including full size station mold plots.
    • Study Plan:

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    • Base Price:

      $400.00 CAD

Design Comments

Based on the 16’ Chugger built in Vancouver by Hamish Davidson in the 1970’s.  Capable of protected water coastal cruising.  Speeds 5-6 knots with immense range on very little fuel. Powered with a 13 HP Beta diesel. Maximum displacement, 2000 pounds. Designed for cold-molded, sheathed-strip, or foam-cored fiberglass construction. Construction is of moderate difficulty, for the more experienced amateur builder and depending on the choice of building material.

Tad Roberts