This White Silk is a good example, she was one of the later models built and she was finished to a high standard.
The boat is well equipped and comes with a good inventory, she has a cracking Nanni diesel engine in & benefits from the saildrive seal being replaced in 2015.
The Sail plan on this White Silk comprises of a mainsail, genoa & a cruising chute, the mainsail is an in mast reefing system that works very well, the sail area is 34 sq m/340sq ft.
The White Silk is based on the Jaguar 28 she offers good sailing performance and stability, White Socks is a bilge keel yacht so perfect to dry out and river crawl, the bilge keels give excellent stability.
Oak interior joinery
Four berths on one cabin.
Forward double V berth
Saloon with a U-shaped settee & saloon table (this converts to form a double berth).
Starboard side galley area with twin burner gas hobs, with grill, stainless steel sink with a hot & cold pressurised water supply.
Separate heads compartment to port with a sea toilet, wash basin, shower with hot & cold pressurised water supply.
NASA Target Speed /log
NASA Target Echosounder
NASA Target Wind Speed & Direction
NASA Target electronic compass
Garmin 128 GPS
Silva S15 DSC VHF radio with Navtex
Plastimo steering compass
20 meters chain
15 meters warp
Stainless steel stemhead fitting, with double bow roller
Stainless steel mooring cleats
2 x Harken #9 halyard winches
2 x Barton G8 sheet winches
6 x Spinlock rope clutches
Genoa tracks with cars
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit, guard wires & stanchions
Stainless steel grab rails
Stainless steel boarding ladder
2 x deck ventilators
2 x manual bilge pumps
First aid kit
Fire Extinguishers x 2
Canvas sprayhood with stainless steel frame
Various fenders & warps
2 x winch handles
Spinlock tiller extension
Built by Martham Ferry Boatyard Ltd in 2000
Designed by Frank Butler
GRP hull deck & superstructure
Cast iron bilge keels
Stainless steel skeg hung rudder
Self-draining aft cockpit
Nanni 14hp, 2 cylinder diesel engine (Serviced annually)
Fresh water cooled
Single lever control
Saildrive (saildrive seal replaced in 2015)
Three blade fixed pitch propeller
12V 110ah battery
12V 115ah battery
Charging from engine alternator
Fresh water capacity 100 litres
Fuel capacity 68 litres
Hot & cold water
Single spreader rig
Stainless steel standing rigging
Z-Spars rod kicker
In mast furling
Roller furling genoa system
Mainsail by Jeckells
Genoa by Jeckells