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THE SHANNON 53 HPS (HIGH POWER SAILER)
" A motorsailer that actually sails..."

Why the Shannon 53HPS is the best motorsailer available:

• Extremely fast: Comfortable 10 knots speeds under sail or power from the proven Shannon
21st Century patented hull form.

Upwind sailing performance: Sails at a fast 9 knots at a 35-40 degree angle in just 15 knots of wind.

Shoal draft: Drawing only 4'9" under sail or power the 53 HPS expands cruising grounds.

Single or twin engines: 185 hp single or twin 110 hp diesel engines with speed to 12 kts.

• Fuel efficient: 1500 mile range under power. Unlimited range under sail and power.

• Mid cockpit: Sailor protected cockpit with 360 degree visability and twin helms.

Inside helm with excellent visibility from all seats. Large skylight for sail trimming. Twin side doors.

High stability hull: 17’-6” beam means less rolling at anchor and comfortable 15 degree or less heel angles underway. Excellent stability curves.

• Easy sail handling: Innovative layout for easy one-person sail handling. All lines lead to cockpit mounted electric winches.

• Choice of rigs: Double headsail single mast “Scutter” (75’) or twin mast “Sketch” (64’) for ICW.

• Custom interiors: Every Shannon is handcrafted to owner’s needs and requirements.

• Large cockpit: Huge cockpit seats with twin helms, two tables, fridge, dodger and bimini.

• Blue water: Shannon has a 35 year reputation for building rugged ocean cruising boats.

"The Ultimate Yacht for the Ultimate Cruising Lifestyle"