Conceived by professional sailors and designed by an international team of designers, engineers and naval architects, the Eagle Class 53 is the ultimate weekender. EC 53 is equipped with the latest in foiling and wing technology and is capable of navigating at top speeds with unrivaled comfort and luxury.
Our vision is simple; to deliver the technology and performance of a competitive racing boat to the recreational sailor.
eagle class 53
The Eagle Class is designed to perform much like an America’s Cup style catamaran, based on three factors:
Achieving the capability to foil requires the boat to be as light as possible. Achieving the lighter weight drives many decisions in our design and construction process.
The shape, efficiency, and reliability of the foils are critical to giving the Eagle Class the ability to lift out of the water, especially at extremely low wind speeds. EC 53 is capable of reaching between 25-35 knots in light wind. An automated rudder T-foil control system is included to maintain level trim of the platform in the C-foil configuration.
Speed without control is dangerous. To increase the safety and reliability, we are using cutting-edge technology to create a rudder T-foil control system that increases stability and righting moment at high speeds.
- LOA (Hull) 16.5 m
- LWL (Heeled) 16.08 m
- BOA 8.5 m
- BEAM ON HULL CENTERLINE 7.4 m
- DRAFT DB DOWN C-FOIL 3.05 m
- DRAFT DB UP C-FOIL 0.415 m
- DRAFT DB DOWN T-FOIL 2.9 m
- DRAFT DB UP T-FOIL 0.605 m
- MAST CLEARANCE 26.9 m
- MAST LENGTH 23.64 m
- DISPLACEMENT LIGHT SHIP 6000 kg
- DISPLACEMENT MAX LOAD 7540 kg
- HEADROOM - SALON 2 m
- HEADROOM - HULLS 2 m
- HULL WIDTH 1.1 m
- BRIDGE DECK CLEARANCE 1 m
- FUEL CAPACITY 2x150L
- WATER CAPACITY 2x125L
- HYBRID WING-FFC
- Yanmar 3YM30AF-C 29 H.P. S.D.25 Diesel x 2
- Spectra Cape Horn Extreme 330 Water maker
- 1596 W, 24V solar system (optional)
- Lithium Ion Battery Bank
- Harken electric winches
- ISOTemp Slim 15 water heater
- Viking convection microwave
- Vitrifrigo DW 210 2 drawer refrigerator freezer
- Autopilot system
- Fusion Audio system
- Master volt distributed power
- Garmin navigation system
The spacious and airy cabins in each hull have a full 6 feet 5-inch headroom. The five windows combined with a large hatch above each bunk give fantastic natural light and ventilation. Each cabin includes a Barcelona-style chair for lounging, a generous closet and a full length double bed at 6ft 5inches. The wet room / heads have enough room for two people with specialized features such as a custom carbon sink and lightweight Techma head. All interior components are ergonomically designed using modern and lightweight materials. The main saloon features a teak cabin sole with a central entertainment island unit. This bar contains a sink, refrigerator and additional storage and can be customized to include an ice-maker and microwave. The island is flanked by bar stools and two leather settees.
- Composite construction of epoxy resin pre-preg carbon; vacuum bagged and oven cured
- Core-cell foam & honey comb core
- All carbon spars
- High modulus rotating carbon fiber Hybrid Wing
- Carbon shrouds
- Pre-preg carbon daggerboard C Foils
- Pre-preg carbon T rudder
eagle class 53T
The 53T is a turbo-charged version of the Eagle Class. Standard C foils are replaced with carbon fiber T foils creating a platform which foils at very low wind speeds and significantly increases the speed potential of the boat in medium to heavy wind conditions. The 53T also comes equipped with our fully automated foiling control system.