Commisionned by an ex-Mini 650 skipper, IceMint 40' is a blue water aluminium fast cruiser, designed to help 6 crew to discover remote mooring areas.
David RAISON and François LUCAS combine their expert knowledge for performances under sail and comfort at sea.
Work in progress at Mint Yachts shipyard http://www.mintyachts.com
The Birvidic 700 is next to completion at BS Composite: http://www.bscomposite.fr
Pure centerboarder trailer-cruiser with traditionnal look.
Plywood-epoxy construction with CNC kit.
Work in progress for all-purpose runabout STEREDENN 570 by an amateur homebuilder, starting from a complete aluminium CNC kit.
Start of construction of a ASuivre 550 (Follow me 550….), high-tech Micro cupper, designed with one goal in mind: the win !
The result is a weapon 2 times more powerful than a classic Micro cupper.
Follow us during next Micro events.
Plywood-epoxy construction starting from CNC kit.
Work in progress at Bord à Bord shipyard for SURVEX 860, MESURIS new hydrographic survey launch.
Pascal Doin, who previously built the LC40 n°31 with is own hands http://www.fr-lucas.com/base_1198.aspx#Ancredetail today began building a family but equally exhilarating sailboat.
Plywood-epoxy construction for the hull and glass-epoxy sandwich for the deck.
Start of construction in Tunisia of a 19.60 m sailing catamaran dedicated to scuba diving trips.
Construction in Sealium with composite coach roof to reduce weight .
To simplify sails handling and to reduce stresses in the structure, the rig is a twin soft wing sails on self-standing masts, Matin-Bleu’s style.http://www.matinbleu.net
After 12 years of hard work, Aventurin 51' (growing to 55' with her transom platform) is now sailing.
This ULPC (Ultra Light Pure Centerboarder) speed along at +16 knts when the wind picks up.
A great reward for his courageous and talented amateur homebuilder.
Sea trials onboard Mercator 105.2. Built since 5 years, we finally had the opportunity to test her under sails.
Despite her important volume and her shallow draft, she performs pretty well under sails : 9 knts at reaching with 18 knts TWS and 6/7 knts upwind. Thanks to her hight freeboard, she is very comforting and we never became wet from the spray.
Inside accomodations are very comfortable and panoramic vision allows to look around from chart table.
CORYPHENE 760, all-purpose runabout : diving, passengers, fun.
Launching and sea trials in Quiberon for MiniCP 805, remarkably well-builded by Loeïz RIO.
Right from the start, she glide at 10 knts with 12 knts TWS.
Sea trials of 2 workboats Haute Mer 950 CREW and SUPPLY, based of the same steady and comfortable hull design.
The « diamond shaped » bow provides efficient seaworthiness at high speeds. SUPPLY version can carry up to 3,7t of deck cargo, CREW version for 21 pax maxand reach 24 knts loaded.
Meticulous construction by Bord à Bord shipyard.
Birvidic 500 work in progress by an amateur homebuilder.
Sport-boat, self-righting thanks to ballasted centerboard. Trailerable.
Plywood-epoxy construction with CNC kit.
Work in progress at 3d-MAUSSION shipyard for Diam 18
Sea trials at Sillinger for Rafale 1200 little sister, the 950.
Powered with 2 x IB-Jet of 370 cv, she runs up to 45 knts.
First sail for Dionis Spiney’s Mistral 950 in St Petersburg (Russia).
Congratulations for his great work done in rought climatic conditions and with difficulty in obtaining basic supplies.
Launching and first sail for MISTRAL 950 during 2 weeks family cruising.
Roomy, bright and airy inside accomodations are really designed for cruising programm. The lifting keel enable to moor everywhere.
Deep ballast and XXL sail area give her the astonishing performances of Classe950s: sharp and light, they are very pleasant to steer.
Launching and first sail for LCC 40' "Sinequanon".
After 9 years (!) of work, her builder could taste the pleasure of first sailing: "A real Citroën DS: fluidity, power, comfort, speed".
This skilled homebuilder (no more an "amateur" now) built her just like an experienced shipyard.
Top speed of 12 knots during first sail trial for this offshore long passage pure centerboarder.
Birth of Tenderfish 28' a new fishing motorboat build by Black Pepper.
Designed for max speed in rough seas.