Small BoatsOne DesignSaro ScimitarUnited Kingdom
The Scimitar is a classic one design keel boat, designed by the acclaimed Laurent Giles as a competitive club racer that could also be sailed single handed or cruised as a family day sailer. They are very solidly built and make for a capable and confidence inspiring sail. Blade is in need of some TLC here and there but is excellent value and comes with a heavy duty yard trolley. Viewing by appointment through our Essex office - Phone number removed -
Spars and Sails
Fractional rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging. Terylene running rigging. Hanked headsails. 3 x Mainsails of various sizes and conditions Genoa, storm jib and spinnaker
Heavy duty steel yard trolley
History and Construction
Saro Scimitar hull no.14 built in 1964 by SARO, Anglesey Ltd to a Laurent Giles design. Blue painted GRP hull and deck. Encapsulated long fin keel. Tiller steering to keel hung rudder.
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