Long keel Bermudan sloop
Details: LOA 26’ (7.93m), LWL 20’ (6.10m), Beam 8’0” (2.44m), Draft 4’6” (1.37m), Displacement 2.6 tonnes. Four berths.
GRP hull, built 1969, white topsides, grey decking, 10hp Bukh B10ME inboard diesel engine.
Equipment: Mercury 5hp outboard, VHF/DSC radio, Eberbächer heating, LPG cooker, 2x tiller pilots, GPS, 2x deep cycle batteries, radar reflector, cradle, Porta-Potty toilet, beaching legs, bruce anchor, loads of storage.
Fully battened main with hi-viz panel at head, slab reefing, lazy jacks boom cover, roller furling genoa, smaller heavy weather genoa,
Eider (formerly known as Flying Bowman) lies on a drying mooring in South Queensferry harbour.
Eider is an easy-to-handle sloop with good windward performance. The Folkboat-derivative long keel provides excellent course holding and she can easily be sailed single-handed. Electrics and wind gauge need attention.
Enquiries: call or text Mark Meredith on 07812525044
(2 October 2016)