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Sailing ship Twister

Sailing ship Twister is a Twomastschooner, a completely fore and aft rigged sailing ship with two masts. To handle such a twomasted sailing ship needs a lot of helping hands and for that passengers who like to be involved in the sail handling are very welcome and right on such a ship.

Day sailup to 55 passengers
Evening sailup to 55 passengers
Receptionsup to 55 passengers
Cruiseup to 20 passengers

With the sleek hull of sailing ship Twister she reaches quiet good speed of up to 9 knots, especially on a half wind course or with a fresh backstay breeze.

General data

Inauguration: 1998
Home port: Enkhuizen
Trading area: Worldwide
Classification: Register Holland
MMSI: 244007000
Call sign: PCAB

Length over all: 36,70 m
Beam: 6,20 m
Draught: 2,80 m
Masthead height: 28,00 m
Sail area: 350 m² on 7 sails

Speed under sails: 9 knots
Speed under engine: 7 knots

Passenger capacity: 55 day- and evening cruises
55 reception moored in a port
20 week- and weekend cruises

(2x2, 4x3, 1x4- passenger cabins)

3x shower/WC

Sail plan & Ship plan

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Sail plan

Outer jib
Inner jib
Fore sail
Schooner sail
Main top sail
Main sail

Ship plan

(1) Crew/Captain
(2) Sun deck
(3) Upper cabin
(4) Flybridge
(5) Galley
(6) Bar
(7) Restaurant
(8) Cabines
(9) Shower + WC