Yacht Design

Farr 25 OD - Outboard System

The Farr 25 OD has an ingenious outboard system whereby a 6 HP outboard engine swings in and out on an articulated arm from a storage locker in the cockpit sole directly into the outboard well. It’s thus ready to go in a few seconds and you don’t have to haul it out of a locker and then fiddle trying to attach it to a bracket

It is a very nice little design detail. It’s a shame this system has not been widely adopted on other boats of this class such as the new Seascape 24…