Ducky15 – very popular model belonging to the Ducky catamaran family.
In spite of its small size, this is a full-fledged sailing catamaran, allowing to have the desired dose of adrenalin in the fresh wind. Very well controlled, it perfectly suits for recreation on the beach or for week-end cruises. Such a catamaran may be easily hired out at any beach. Even a beginner will have no problems with control.
When you go for a one day cruise, the assembling this catamaran won’t make you tired. The distinctive feature of the frame of this catamaran is that it has the minimum of cable braces and fixed elements providing for the required carrying capacity of the structure. Having such a simple design, the catamaran is assembled without the use of any tools within 45 minutes.
Technical data of Ducky15
|Diameter of floats (m)||0.5|
|Main sail area (sq.m)||7.5|
|Gennaker sail area (sq.m)||9|
|Length / Width of front trampoline (m)||1.2 / 1.9|
|Length / Width of main trampoline (m)||1.8 / 1.9|
|Carrying capacity (kg)||300|
|Dimensions in packed condition (m):|
1.95 х 0.25 х 0.25
1.95 х 0.25 х 0.25
0.8 х 0.4 х 0.3
|Time of Assembly / Disassembly (min)||45 / 25|
|Recommended engine power (hp)||3.3|
|Boat design category (Directive 94/25/EC)||D|
For those who have already mastered the management of the catamaran in the basic configuration, and wants to get even more thrills, there is an additional sail – Gennaker. This is an asymmetric spinnaker, which is carried on the full course. Gennaker will significantly increase the speed. With such a sail, in a fresh wind, the catamaran is able to go into the gliding mode!
Additionally, it is possible to install an outboard engine with the power of 2.2-3 hp on the catamaran. For this purpose, a special transom board fastening to the stern beam is provided.
In the production of our catamarans, we use only high-quality materials and components from the world’s leading manufacturers. The frame, mast and connectors are made of aluminum alloy, which has high strength and lightness, and also has high corrosion resistance in sea water. For additional protection against corrosion, all parts are anodized. Сenterboards and rudders of fiberglass reinforced plastic. Sails made of dacron or mylar. All fastening elements are made of stainless steel. Hulls have two sections, made out of special PVC boat fabric (1000 g/sq.m).