Dunster Yacht & Ship



(c) Dunster Yacht & Ship 2014

The 1180 is the Australian IRC Division 2 National Champion


IRC TCC is about 1.174 – 1.190, depending on final spec


Boats have been sold to Australia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Sweden, Turkey and the USA


Design is by Mark Mills, Composite Engineering by Gurit and VPP Optimisation by KND Sailing Performance


Construction is E-glass, carbon fibre, PVC core and vinylester resin using vacuum assisted infusion to ISO 12215 category A structural regulations


Bowsprit, rudder stock, rudder, mast and boom are in carbon


Steering options include a carbon tiller or composite twin wheels


At 39 feet and with a split mast, it fits on a 40 foot flat rack container, greatly simplifying transport options


This is a “next generation” IRC racer with a great pedigree