The Pandora Mk1 is a classic design that offers good sailing performance and sufficient accommodation. Despite its age, the Pandora has stood the test of time and remains a popular boat in the second-hand market.
It is a small slim-hulled yacht based on the Trotter-Pandora, a design by the famous Dutch boat builder, E.G. Van de Stadt and built by Ridgeway Marine Ltd. The boat is responsive and extremely seaworthy, offering a performance that matches many larger yachts. The open-plan interior includes four berths and a galley unit while the spacious cockpit accommodates three crew members.
It has 3 headsails, a full genoa, a no.2 genoa and a storm jib. The mainsail has 3 reefing points.Max sail area 223 sq ft, min sail area 68 sq ft
Mercury Mariner 2 stroke outboard motor (very few hours of use and regularly serviced)
It has two anchors. Main - 20lb CQR on 20m of galvanised chain / Kedge - Damforth on chain and warp
fixed VHF radio - mast mounted antenna, bulkhead mounted compass, depth sounder and speed log. Autohelm
The hull was soda blasted back to gel-coat three years ago to remove a build up of anti-foul paint, and no evidence of osmosis was found
Starlight is currently on the hard in a secure boatyard (ideal for inspection the hull and twin keels, but also has a swinging mooring in Beaumaris Bay, Anglesey that can be included in the sale at additional cost
|Designer:||E.G. Van de Stadt|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Mercury Mariner|
|Fuel type:||Petrol (Gas)|
|Length over all:||21' 10"|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Twin Keel|