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234 articles on the topic Small cruiser


  • Idea 21: Do it yourself on a tight budget

    13.11.2020The plans for 450 euros, the workshop rented cheaply, cheap plywood as boat building material - and in the end "Alcedo" sails. The portrait in PDF download

  • And it made noise ... Dehlya hits stone!

    05.11.2020That's not true! On the second exit with our Refit-Dehlya we thunder on a stone. What to arrange with the insurance company in such cases

  • Do it yourself on a tight budget

    The plans for 450 euros, the workshop rented cheaply, cheap plywood panels as boat building material - and in the end a coastal boat for two sails

  • The Breton Yann Quenet wants to sail around the world in a small cruiser that is only four meters long. In the interview he reveals what drives him. Now in PDF download

  • How fast is Refit “Willy” really?

    During the refit, our Dehlya 25 was completely renewed and improved. But has it gotten faster? The comparison with an original boat. In the PDF download

  • Bulli or boat: everyone is the same in front of the stove

    The cook and author Markus Sämmer about sailors as campers and what is really important when cooking on board

  • With the new 18-footer from Sailart, shipyard manager Frank Störck has freed himself from any construction constraints. The test in PDF download

  • 18 things that make life on board easier

    In fact, sailors invented vanlife - only on the water. What works in the Bulli also helps on board: the best products for small boats

  • Small pantry, big challenge

    Using the example of the cooking box in our Refit-Dehlya 25 "Willy", we give tips on planning and equipping pantries on small boats. Now in PDF download

  • Small boats for little money

    20.08.2020Used small cruisers are fun inside and out; they are trailerable and inexpensive. Market overview of popular boats between 17 and 25 feet. In the PDF download

  • The Breton Yann Quenet wants to sail around the world in a small cruiser that is only four meters long. In the interview he reveals what drives him

  • Refit boat: You have to pay attention to this with the solar module

    16.08.2020Solar modules are practical, but where do they go on a small cruiser? In addition: This is how you get the maximum performance from the panel

  • Small boats for great freedom

    Inexpensive, trailerable, but still habitable: The small cruiser market is more diverse today than ever before. A market overview as a PDF download

  • Gazelle des Sables: small boat, really big

    13.08.2020 2.70 meters short, 65 kilograms light - with bowsprit, four sails, built-in machine and water ballast. Out and about with the world's shortest long keeler. In the PDF download

  • Small boats for great freedom

    Inexpensive, trailerable, sporty and still habitable. The small cruiser market is now more diverse than ever before. A market overview

  • "Willys" cooking box - practical do-it-yourself pantry module

    07.07.2020Feel like inspiration? Our refit dehlya now has a fully equipped pantry. We show what it's made of

  • Small cruiser series with a short subscription

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  • The daily dose of sailing fun

    The XP-19 is a sporty daysailer that is specially designed for single-handed trips. It is the project of an enthusiastic micro-ton sailor

  • Mariner 26: large small cruiser, small cruising yacht

    It is located at the transition to the seagoing yacht and combines the advantages: trailerability, ease of use and seaworthiness. The test in PDF download

  • Six small cruisers in the used boat test

    With around 5000 euros to the yacht owner: Recommended used small cruisers in comparison. The test, part 1, as a PDF download

  • Sailing fun alone or as a couple

    The entrepreneur and microtonner sailor Andreas Budde has developed the XP_19, a daysailer whose strength is supposed to be great sailing fun

  • Big small cruiser, small cruising yacht

    The Mariner 26 is located at the transition to the seagoing yacht and combines the advantages of both segments: trailerability, ease of use and seaworthiness

  • From Jolli to keelboat: transformation with amazing results

    A dinghy cruiser was modified with a lot of effort. Objective: more seaworthiness by means of a keel, more sail area for more speed. The test in PDF download

  • Sarch S6: the charming all-rounder

    25.03.2020Hiking boat, daysailer and sports equipment in one: the Sarch S6 comes from Spain and can meet a wide variety of requirements. The test can now be downloaded as a PDF

  • Mariner 26 for 32,130 euros

    The Polish shipyard presented its new model at boot in Düsseldorf. The boat offers plenty of space below deck at a very affordable price

  • From Jolli to keelboat: transformation with amazing results

    A dinghy cruiser was modified with a lot of effort. Objective: more seaworthiness by means of a keel, more sail area for more speed. But is that possible?

  • Refit boat: winter sailing on the Schlei!

    01/01/2020 Some will hardly believe it, but ... She sails! The most extensive project in YACHT history is well on its way with a new wardrobe

  • Sailart 18: daysailer, racer, small cruiser

    The shipyard from Erftstadt is bringing a contemporary, compact boat onto the market that is intended to appeal to different groups of buyers

  • "Ideefix": do-it-yourself small cruisers

    11/02/2019 A baker builds a small cruiser without any previous knowledge of boatbuilding - which he also constructed himself as an autodidact. The boat portrait in PDF download

  • Jantar 21: a hot box in the test

    It reminds you a little of your first own car: not too expensive, preferably fast, not much, but enough space. The used boat test as a PDF download

  • Ocean dwarf: Sarch 7 in the test

    The sporty small cruiser from Spain has a striking appearance that comes up with a few special features. The test in PDF download

  • Knickspanter "wild duck": weird bird

    A restored copy of the plywood hard chine type "Wild Duck" by the migratory bird designer Ernst Lehfeld in a portrait, now available as a PDF download

  • The sporty small cruiser from Spain has a striking appearance that comes up with a few special features

  • MeTu 650: Small cruiser to build yourself

    16.08.2019 Plans and prepared sets of materials have become rare. With the MeTu 650, the designer Klaus Metz supplies drawings and parts. The test in PDF download

  • Small cruiser to build yourself

    22.07.2019 Plans and prepared sets of materials for hobby craftsmen have become rare. With the MeTu 650, the designer Klaus Metz supplies drawings and parts

  • The first Leisure 17 was launched in England almost 65 years ago. An incredible 4,500 copies had been sold by 1990. The test in PDF download

  • 45 kilos of cable ... The Dehlya is completely wired

    04/03/2019Electrical equipment: What can't be accommodated in 25 feet ... In the meantime, our Dehlya is probably better equipped than many a larger yacht

  • Also shining again on top: Refit project Dehlya 25

    13.03.2019Matte Nato gray was yesterday ... Finally another milestone has been reached in the refit project: the deck, superstructure and cockpit shine in white

  • Inexpensive mini sprayhood for small cruisers

    How can the companionway and cockpit on a small cruiser be protected from wind and splash water? With a mini spray hood, as this reader tip shows

  • Golden Oldies - 6 used small cruisers in comparison

    They are the perfect entry-level class - boats around six and a half meters. Used small cruisers around Etap and Co. are available from 1,000 euros. Part 1: under sail

  • Focus 750 Performance: Sports boat from Poland suitable for touring

    A performance cruiser on the outside, cozy on the inside for a family cruise - the Focus 750 Performance from Poland creates the compromise. The test in PDF download