The Scorpion is now built by Ovingtons and
supplied with Allen fittings as standard.
Hugely active in the class over the past
decade and more, P&B fitted out boats have taken the majority of
national and inland championships and our sail package has an unrivalled
track record of success in the class.
Boat comes complete with Super Spars mast
and boom and a single end to end pole with twinners. All the control
lines so all are lead to the place of easiest use and access. The kicker
is lead to under the mainsheet jammer with a standard cascade kicker.
Cunningham and pole height adjustment are lead to either side next to
the shrouds. Coming throught the middle of the twart is the controls for
jib sheet positioning and jib compensator plus also includes the fully
adjustable shrouds and forestay, which allows us to find over feet of
rake to power or depower your rig on the water according to
conditions. The outhaul and flattener are lead to under the boom with a
2-1 purchase in the boom. All this to give you the championship winning
Even within this high level specification
hull there is room for choice and clients can choose between Super Spars
or Selden for mast and boom depending on sailing weight. Plus optons to
upgrading controls and positioning to suit your requirements.
This club edition comes complete with
Milanes standard centreboard and a fixed Milanes EGS rudder with an
alloy tiller extension,
All boats leave the P&B warehouse with a
full set of P&B sails measured and numbered.
Before leaving the warehouse the boat is
fully measured, tuned and calibrated to our proven fast settings and
comes with a comprehensive tuning guide.
The service does not stop there as we
actively race and sail the boat and are on hand at open events during
Any queries or question please contact class
specialists Dave Wade or Stephen Graham on 01604 592808 or e-mail
The Scorpion is a lightweight, high
performance, two person racing dinghy. Its adjustable rig enables
sailing in all weathers to crews of all weights, ages and experiences.
The Scorpion was originally designed for launch and recovery through
Cornish surf. Its 14ft hard chine planing hull is built to strict
measurements whilst rig controls and cockpit layout are left to personal
The ability to adjust the rig whilst sailing
means that the Scorpion can be raced in most conditions. Its lightweight
(81kg) gives it excellent acceleration and easily handling ashore.