Our New Expedition Yacht

A tough aluminum sailboat to explore high latitudes
and support scientific and adventure expeditions ...

About the boat

UPDATE 28 August 2002:

Work continues at Kanter Yachts in Ontario.

Manfred Kanter Sr. and Carl LaFrance with a template for one of the stainless steel water tanks


 

Manfred Kanter Jr. stick welding a stainless water tank with Carl LaFrance


 

David Taylor fitting the port propane locker

Checking the fit on the port propane locker


 

Hank Apfelbeck cutting out heavy aluminum plate for the bow roller


 

Raised saloon hatch surround tacked into place


Photos from the build:

14 JUL || 17 JUL || 3 AUG || 17 AUG || 28 AUG || 12 SEP || 28 SEP || 13 OCT

23 NOV || 14 DEC || 1 JAN

24 SEP (launch) || 3 OCT (scoot) || 3 OCT (positioning) || 3 OCT (haulout)

16 APRIL (interior)

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