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Folkboat 26

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Boat REF# 115353
removed from sale
Length 7.70m (25'3")
Year 1948
Construction Wood
Underwater profile Long Keel
Sleeping berths 3
Engine 1 x diesel 9hp, Yanmar 1GM10 (1998)
Lying Scotland


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Extra Details

Designer Tord Sunden
Builder Woodnutt & Co, St Helens
Lying Scotland
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 25.0 ltr (5.5 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 10.0 ltr (2.2 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 01/01/2007


Engine 1 x diesel 9hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 1GM10 (1998)
Engine Hours engine1:   500
Engine Cooled Direct
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 2 Blade folding
Fuel consumption (approx) 0.6 ltr (0.1 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots


10% Discount on Boat Insurance
Length 7.70m (25'3")
LWL 6.00m (19'8")
Beam 2.30m (7'7")
Draft Max 1.20m (3'11")
Airdraft 11.00m (36'1")
Displacement 2,000kg (4,410.0lbs)
Storage In water


10% discount on rigging

Sloop rigged Aluminium spars (1965) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2003)


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail Crusader - Slab (2010)
Headsail - Hank On (2009)
Other sails Main no 2 Banks (1989)
Working Jib by Bank Sails (1989)
Storm Jib by Jeckells (unknown year)
Spinnaker x 2 Steering by tiller (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Wooden spinnaker pole

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction Wood
Underwater profile Long Keel
Finish Paint finish

Nordic folkboat, Clinker built wooden sloop designed by the Scandinavian Yacht Racing Union


Total # of berths 3
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 1
Heads 1 heads
Stove tick
Oven tick
Drapes tick
Manual water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

Lavac toilet
2 berths in main cabin & childs berth in forecabin

2 burner paraffin Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Navigation lights tick
Depth sounder tick

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Cockpit cover tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Instrument Covers tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
2 anchors
(25lb CQR & 20lb Plough)
20.00m (65'7") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of rode
Tailored cockpit cover 2007
Fitted tiller cover

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Horn tick

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

The present owner has extensively improved and upgraded this boat equipment and has maintained the structure well. She has performed outstandingly in 2010 in racing competitions in Scotland, which is testament to the care given to this genuine classic Nordic folkboat.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Folkboat 26 has been personally photographed and viewed by Ian Sawkins of Boatshed Scotland. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.