950 Desperation for sale

26/05/2016 17:10:14
I've tried posting in the 'For Sale' section but with little success, will try later but in the meantime...
Her details are:

Merlin Rocket 950 'Desperation'
Built 1959
Proctor Mk VIII
Builder Jack Chippendale
Varnished inside and out
Hull and deck varnished this winter
Original Proctor mast and boom, drum kicker, very little string.
Original centreboard and rudder
Various sails including original 1959 Ratseys and current jib Hyde 2013, main Jeckells 2003
All buoyancy and lines etc, recent stays.
Complete with cover, trolley and trailer, ready to go and in commission.
Happy to delivery locally (Chichester) not perfect but in good shape and a real classic.
There are a couple of pictures on the forum if you search for her by name but if you would like more information and  pictures contact me

01/06/2016 10:06:25
Rod & Jo Sceptical
As it happens, our most recent club magazine features an article I wrote about the class, which might generate some interest. Let me have your contact details & I'll pop an ad. up in the club.

01/06/2016 16:40:50
Hi Rod & Jo,
My email is [email protected]
Many thanks for the kind offer, let me know your email and I'll send over some more pics, info etc.


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