Sailing Yacht SEA BUNNY

Sails, spars and rigging


Sea Bunny has a masthead sloop rig witn the ability to set twin headsails for prolonged downwind passages.  She also carries storm jib, trysail, cruising chute (MPS) and spinnaker

Spars and rigging


Silver anodised Masthead sloop rig by SELDEN with two pairs of spreaders and stainless steel standing rigging (forestay 2014, caps, imtermidates,lowers & backstay 2016).

Running backstays Dymeema to 4 part purchase (2016)

Mast steps to upper spreaders 2001.

Slab reefing (3 reefs) to main controlled at mast base.

Carbon fibre spinnaker pole (new 2001) mounted on mast.

Second (alloy) spinnaker pole on deck mounts with separate car on track for twin pole operation.

Separate track on mast for trysail.

Reckman twin groove furling and reefing on forestay.

Additional removable forestay for storm jib.

Frederiksen ball slide cars on main track.

Lazy jack system including mainsail cover 2013.

Scott Boomlock preventer system

Main halyard length (boom end to winch) 31 m + 6 m = 37 m

Genoa halyard length (drum to winch) = 31.9 m +1.1 m = 33 m



Ullman Sails SA fully battened main, boom strop, new Ronston batten cars 2016.

Rolly Tasker (Phuket) triradial furling genoa 2011

Old jib as spare and for twin headsail running

Storm jib sets on detachable forestay (Hank on)


Cruising chute with snuffer

Hoods triradial spinnaker with snuffer 2001.

Hoods running jib (sets on furling system and furls with jib - 2001

Rig dimensions: P=14.44 m, E=4.60 m

Mainsail foot 4.5 m

Other canvas work


Sprayhood 2008, clear panal 2016

Mast to stern awning with side curtains (2005) extensions to bow and stern (2009)

Shaped cockpit cushions (2009)

Bosuns chair.

Cockpit enclosure/bimini canvas 2013, clear and net sidescreens

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Updated from St Gearge anchorage, Grenada 10 January 2017

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