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Southampton Boat Show 2017

Once again Cornish Crabbers will be exhibiting at the Southampton Boat Show. This year we will have a four boat lineup including the Shrimper 19, Shrimper 21, Crabber 26 and the brand new Crabber 24 mkV. Our stand will be located on the marina directly beside the main entrance ramp. This is becoming a familiar… Read more »

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Crabber 24 MkV Update

The first Crabber 24 MkV is now ready to go afloat, just in time for Southampton Boat Show. The factory team have done an outstanding job to get the boat finished in time. The Mk1 Cornish Crabber 24 was probably the most iconic of the Crabber range from the early 80’s. Built from plywood and… Read more »

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Racing a Shrimper 21 – Bursledon Regatta 2017

A very gentle Northerly breeze and hot sunshine greeted entrants to the 2017 Bursledon Regatta, Tom Yum, our Shrimper 21 demo boat was our weapon of choice for the race. Sundays racing got underway in 3-4 knots of wind with the mixed gaffers fleet making slow but steady progress away from the start. A short… Read more »

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Carbon Fibre

Most people associate carbon fibre with formula one cars, racing bikes and high performance racing yachts. Not many would associate it with a Cornish Crabber… In fact, there are a number of ways that carbon fibre is used to enhance the performance, reliability and ease of use of our boats. In this article we will… Read more »

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SECONDHAND BOATS NEEDED

The Cornish Crabbers brokerage is starting to look a little empty and there is huge demand for tidy examples of our boats of all ages. In some cases we have potential owners lined up waiting for the right boat to become available. If you are thinking about selling your boat or even speculating over something… Read more »

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