With their rich 30 year history as a world leader in high quality multihull manufacturing Corsair Marine has more than 2000 trimarans sailing in all parts of the world.
Trimaran telstar. Gone but not forgotten was the Telstar trimaran. From one design racing to family cruising. A boat review from our November 2008 issue.
Day trailer sailing to longer explorations of the. The Telstar 28 introduced in January 2003 and dubbed the T2 by the creators is the first Telstar built by Performance Cruising since 1981. The Telstar in appearance is similar to other trimarans complete with folding amas and the limited accommodations that one comes to associate with these boats.
During a 10-year run 300 were sold worldwide. The Telstar is unique in the growing world of folding trimarans in that the main hull has ample side decks and the space between the amas has rigid deck areas. Hed moved the operation to Maryland by 1981 when a.
In 2005 came the reincarnation of the Telstar in the form of the Telstar 28. A trimaran is a type of multihull sailboat with three individual hulls consisting of the main central hull and the two smaller outrigger hulls. Its fun to sail and easy to trail with easy access when on the trailer.
In 1969 Smith developed a then-radical method of integrating foam- sandwich coring with fiberglass and produced the inaugural Telstar which was a 26- foot folding trimaran. 3 Small Sporty Trimarans The experience provided by three hulls will be uniquely different aboard this trio of thoroughly modern trimarans the Telstar 28 the Dragonfly 35 and the Corsair 31. 8 m long 5 m width 25 m folded 5 berth.
The first of Tony Smiths original Telstar 26s hit the water in England in the early 1970s and after hed launched more than 300 boats there was little question about the success of the pocket-size cruiserracer. Telstar 28 Trailable Sailing Trimaran from Performance Cruising. This makes for easy trailering as proven with the Claudia Mae making 4 cruises of Lake Michigan participating in the Dauphin Island Race and venturing from Mobile to the Florida Keys not to mention local lakes.