Originally Posted by SkiprJohn
I don't believe it to be an Excalibur. The one in the photo looks to be a Van de Stadt but there were a lot of different boats by that designer
Excalibur does not have a sliding companionway hatch
which is a pain to get in and out of the cabin
. The boat in the photo does have.
Excalibur had a narrow stern but not quite as narrow as the boat in the photo.
Was only going by the drawing on sailboatdata, so was a little iffy of a guess. It lines up pretty close, but then again, was also just going down the list on there of other Stadt listings. Still looking lol.
Closest I found was
And at first glance, I went Aha! But then... it's just.. little things here and there. Looking at the cockpit
, the rounded section over the tiller and things, looks spot on. but the rest... So unless the one in question has been altered, or if there were variances in production...
maybe it's not really a Stradt? I mean, it looks it by far, but as far as everything I found, there's nothing else close under the Stradt designs that I found (granted I'm at work, so...)