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Shellback Dinghy...

Shellback sail plan

The 11'2 Shellback, a Joel White design, is a stable dinghy that can be effectively rowed, sailed or towed.

The Shellback may be ordered finished to prime paint condition or completed to a yacht standard. A sailing package is available, which may be added at a later date if desired. Details may also be adjusted based on your finishing and hardware preferences.

We first tested the Shellback as a cruising tender in a cruise to Scituate, it was there that we also had our maiden sail. We explored the shoals and inlets of the South River, then jumped over to P-town before returning to Red Brook Harbor. The Shellback served us well when we needed transportation and gave us the avenue for a leisurely sunset sail and a rigorous morning row.

Currently taking orders! New SHELLBACK Dinghies are made in Massachusetts and can be shipped all over the world. Call to place your order or for additional information: 508-563-2800

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Shellback Dinghy