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New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 #266635
11/03/13 10:58 AM
11/03/13 10:58 AM
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After some heavy R&D the new Playcat Mark2 is ready for the market.

Its an entry level boat for the jr sailing fleets and recreational/resort markets. Designed by Morelli and Melvin.

Rotomolded plastic. 320 lbs
More specs at www.nacra.ca

Starting at $5500 for the base boat with main only.
The base model has the original rudders.

The Sloop model is $7950 which includes a single trapeze, tiller extension and the new rudders.

The Sport model: add a spin kit for an additional $1700.
The next production run will be this winter with delivery early spring.

Several schools already have boats.

Email me for more info dave@nacra.ca


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Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266636
11/03/13 11:27 AM
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Really? Buy an ad.


Pete Pollard
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'When you have a lot of things to do, it's best to get your nap out of the way first.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pgp] #266637
11/03/13 11:31 AM
11/03/13 11:31 AM
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Originally Posted by pgp
Really? Buy an ad.


x2

Especially since Rick is apparently owed money by NACRA for advertising.


I'm boatless.
Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266638
11/03/13 11:37 AM
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Ten grand for a fully optioned plastic boat? Is there even a market for this?

Mike

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: brucat] #266639
11/03/13 11:40 AM
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yes I will buy an add..its forthcoming.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266640
11/03/13 11:49 AM
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Great looking boat good luck with it.



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Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266641
11/03/13 11:52 AM
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Thanks Pete.. We are getting some traction and we have about 5 clubs with boats now and several more scheduled for next year.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266642
11/03/13 01:48 PM
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As an active adveriser, looks like you'd be the only one in the game!


Pete Pollard
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'When you have a lot of things to do, it's best to get your nap out of the way first.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: brucat] #266644
11/03/13 03:57 PM
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Originally Posted by brucat
Ten grand for a fully optioned plastic boat? Is there even a market for this?

Mike


Well its half the price of a similar fiberglass boat. Doesn't sound too bad then.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266658
11/04/13 07:27 AM
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What $20k glass boat is similar to this?

Mike

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266661
11/04/13 09:10 AM
11/04/13 09:10 AM
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Nacra 500?


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Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266663
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Depends on your definition of "similar" I suppose.

Mike

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266775
11/07/13 10:04 AM
11/07/13 10:04 AM
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Originally Posted by pitchpoledave
After some heavy R&D the new Playcat Mark2 is ready for the market.

Its an entry level boat for the jr sailing fleets and recreational/resort markets. Designed by Morelli and Melvin.

Rotomolded plastic. 320 lbs
More specs at www.nacra.ca

Starting at $5500 for the base boat with main only.
The base model has the original rudders.

The Sloop model is $7950 which includes a single trapeze, tiller extension and the new rudders.

The Sport model: add a spin kit for an additional $1700.
The next production run will be this winter with delivery early spring.

Several schools already have boats.

Email me for more info dave@nacra.ca


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You should have a video by now!


Pete Pollard
Blade 702

'When you have a lot of things to do, it's best to get your nap out of the way first.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266776
11/07/13 10:19 AM
11/07/13 10:19 AM

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looks great!
best of luck!

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266779
11/07/13 10:29 AM
11/07/13 10:29 AM
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Any idea how it rates next to other cats?


Rob V. Nacra 5.2 Panama City
Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266837
11/08/13 08:47 AM
11/08/13 08:47 AM
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A wild guess would be 76-77 with spin.

Re: New Junior multihull - Playcat Mark 2 [Re: pitchpoledave] #266838
11/08/13 09:08 AM
11/08/13 09:08 AM

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i posted info on other cat forums for ya


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