Novara layout

Aero Rig
Aero Rig

Novara is an almost unique, Aero rigged schonner

Covered cockpit
Covered cockpit

The deep, well protected, covered cockpit

Double Bow windlasses
Double Bow windlasses

Heavy duty ground tackle and deep bulwarks

Rotating Aeromast
Rotating Aeromast

Both the mast and extended boom rotates

Pilothouse & galley
Pilothouse & galley

The raised pilothouse provides great protection and visibility in all weathers

Nav Station & inner helm
Nav Station & inner helm

watch keeping is easy from the dry, warm navigation station with the fly-by-wire helm controls

Galley
Galley

The galley is large and well protected for use in heavy seas

Workshop and dive room
Workshop and dive room

There is a large workshop with workbench, tool and spares storage as well as a dedicated area for dive equipment and compressor.

Rounded bilges & centreboard keel
Rounded bilges & centreboard keel

Novara has a deep rounded underbody, great for ice work

Protected prop & rudder
Protected prop & rudder

The centreboard design creates a draft of 6ft with the board up and 12ft 6" with the board down

Hull profiles
Hull profiles

From this drawing you can see the rounded hull sections

Novara at home
Novara at home

Novara was built to cruise in extreme latitudes and is at home in the ice