Dutch made DinghyGo Orca is the inflatable sailboat for up to 6 persons. In a while you will mount it and you will be ready to sail all daylong. The DinghyGo Orca is easily stored on two bags, with a total weight of around 43 Kgs. With DinghyGo Orca you will be able to approach the coasts, sail in the middle of the sea, ride it with an outboard engine and even rowing with the series paddles. The easy assembling procedure will takes only ten to fifteen minutes, all the items will fit in a perfect way and have been made by excellent materials to last the sea strenght. The floor has two rigid parts but is not hard type, it's pneumatic, so you can roll it up, and makes the unit lighter. Everyone dreams about having a tender that can work as a sailing dinghy, but the problem is the dinghies have a rigid hull so they are not so handy and you won't have so much room to bring with you your stuff, moreover usually they are not stable as a tender. DinghyGo solve these problems coupling an inflatable tender homologated for up to 500kg payload with the benefits of the sail.
DINGHYGO ORCA OVERVIEW
The DinghyGo Orca is 3.75 meters long and 1.50 m large, it can host up to 6 persons. The two bags store the inflatable bag, in the heavier one, and the accessories plus sailing items in the lighter one. Inside the second bag you will find the thwart/daggerboard holder, the mast step holder, the daggerboard, the rudder, the sail within three battens and all the blocks and lines, mast and boom. The assembling procedure is easy and all parts fit without any effort, following the right procedure supplied via the useful Youtube video, it will take not more than 35 minutes. The inflatable part is made by an hybrid material composed by polyurethane and PVC that, in the case of brokening, can be welded instead of glued. The pneumatic floor has two hard parts to make it more resistant but however foldable and lighter than rigid floor ones. DinghyGo size is perfect to fit your boat as all other tenders, but you can use it both with the sail or with an outboard engine up to 8hp.
OPERATING THE DINGHYGO ORCA
What about sailing with DinghyGo Orca? Don't expect the speed you can reach with a conventional dinghy, but it can be defined reasonably fast, thanks to its 4.80 square meters sail, and really safe as its drift draft can prevent capsizing. The boom can be handled with one hand, so with the other you can set the direction through the rudder. The DinghyGo Orca is easy to sail also solo.
With an 6hp engine will run as the others 3.75 meters tenders, also if it's enough a 6hp engine to make it gliding. The DinghyGo Orca can be transformed into a normal tender only removing the rudder and installing the engine on the rigid stern, else you can take a rowing if you prefer.
ACCESSORIES AND FEATURES
The DinghyGo Orca comes with all you need for both sailing and rowing, the engine is apart.
DinghyGo Orca in brief:
|White and red
|8 hp Max.