2008 – Irus 5.50

Irus 5.50: high-tech dinghy

Launch : 2008
Designer : Guillaume Verdier

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“The boat is 2,2 metres wide (4,7 metres wide including wings), and boasts the same righting moment as a Tornado Sport, with which it shares the same deck hardware and wingmast. The total weight, ready to sail, is 170 kg, for a construction in EGlass – Epoxy resin and carbon reinforcements. The idea is to achieve aboard a monohull the same type of performance as on 18′ catamarans, providing planing sensations unheard of on a multi.” J. Bleriot in Sailing Anarchy

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