Technical specifications OFCET 6.50

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CONCEPT AND DESIGN

Innovative racing / cruising sailboat type Mini in serie.

Design with the architect Etienne Bertrand, for performance and an optimum comfort.

Performant exterior design to « win » : 

  • Good longitudinal stability
  • Absorption in chopy seas
  • Ability to keep the attitude at usual schedule speeds

Rational interior space to « cruise » :

  • Organisation of the available volume without adding weight
  • Exploitation in the shapping of the obligatory buoyancy volumes
  • Creation of backpacking shelves
  • Free sleeping area and permanent access to the rear pannel fittings

TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS

  • Hull length: 6,50 m
  • Hull width: 2,98 m
  • Draft: 1,60 m
  • Air draft: 11 m
  • Weight: less than 1000 kg (with liferaft and batteries)

Rigging:

  • Mast : 2 large spreader levels and chainplate
  • Boom with option vang rail circular main sail

Sails:

  • Mainsail: 24  m2 / 3 reefs
  • Solent jib: 17,50 m2 / 2 reefs
  • Gennaker: 23,50 m2     
  • Spinnaker maxi : 75 m2 / 0.75 oz
  • Spinnaker medium : 57 m2 / 0.90 oz
  • Spinnaker code 5 : 38 m2 / 1.30 oz
  • Storm jib: 4,50 m2 / 1 reef

 

DECK AN HULL

  • Made by infusion for a perfect compaction and a good loads control
  • Large roof on the rear
  • Deep cockpit accessible companionway
  • Consequent liferaft coffer
  • Flat area for the rudder seat

PALMARES

OFCET 6.50 is a boat in serie since 24th July 2015.

Her palmares is already impressive:

  • Mini Transat Îles de Guadeloupe 2015 : Ian Lipinski et Julien Pulvé arrive 1st and 2nd at the general ranking
  • Transgascogne 2015 : 1st and 2nd at the solo ranking
  • Mini Fastnet 2014 : 2nd
  • Trophée Marie-Agnès Péron 2014 : 2nd
  • Les Sables-Les Açores 2014 (24-stop in A Coruña) : 22nd
  • Les Acores-Les Sables 2014 : 1st in serie
  • Les Acores-Les Sables 2014 : 3rd in real time

CONSTRUCTION

The construction of the OFCET 6.50 has been set up in 3 months and 10 units have been built in 12 months (2014-2015). Since 2014, Chantier Ofcet has built 19 OFCET 6.50 and has ensured a regular efficient production level to respect the delivery schedules.