Suitable for yachts with a jib sail area between 15 sq m / 160 sq ft and 30 sq m / 320 sq ft. or typically LOA between 7.5m / 25ft and 9.0m / 30ft.
The Venturer can have three configurations. These Are:
- The jib sheet winch is mounted on the platform
- The platform is mounted astern of the jib sheet winch, and for down wind sailing a smaller winch can be mounted on the platform.
- For wheel steered boats, the platform can be mounted astern of the jib sheet winch.
Please ensure there is at least 1.1 m astern of the mounting position to fit the spring.
This view shows the Starboard platform fitted to the coaming.
The blue line is the jib-sheet, and the red lines are the shock-cord spring.
The kit includes:
1 Starboard platform
1 Port side platform
1 Spring kit
1 Tiller extension clamp fitting
2 x turning block (to be fitted to the stern, and used for down-wind sailing)
Steering pole for wheel steering (cut to order), and additional clamp fittings, are extra
An additional spring assembly is also available as an extra.
To see how the Steersman Venturer will fit your boat, please download the template, and print out on an A1 sheet with a scale of 1:1