One week until the 2017 October Annapolis show!

Starting on 5 October Sage Marine will be at our usual place, Land Sites 80 & 81, at the Annapolis Sailboat Show.  The show runs until 9 October 2017.

Sage Marine Annapolis Show location

A Sage 17 and SageCat will be attending.  Let us know if you wish to see the boats!

Following the show, 10 & 11 October, by appointment, there will be SageCat demo sails.  If you want to sail a SageCat let us know by sending an email to info@sagemarine.com

See all’ya’all in Annapolis!

Sage 17 in St. Petersburg, Florida

Sage 17 has arrived in St Petersburg. Show setup is Wednesday. The show is 3-6 December 2015.

See show updates and pictures on the Sage Marine Facebook page –

https://www.facebook.com/Sage-Marine-438947776276907

Sage 15 progress: cabin and deck

this past week has been busy for Matt and Jerry –

Bonding the liner in place.

The sides where the liner is resting against the hull were bonded before.  Now the edges where the liner and hull don’t touch are bonded.

Jerry working on the under cockpit bulkhead and stringers.

Jerry working on the under cockpit bulkhead and stringers.

Under cockpit supports have been coated in resin and fully tabbed into place. Next the structure is fully covered in gel coat.

Under cockpit supports have been coated in resin and fully tabbed into place. Next the structure is fully covered in gel coat.

Jerry bonding the aft edge of the liner in place.

Jerry bonding the aft edge of the liner in place.

The cabin setup is complete –

The interior teak cut and teak oiled prior to install.

The interior teak cut and teak oiled prior to install.

Interior teak being installed.

Interior teak being installed.

Interior teak installed.

Interior teak installed.

The deck hardware has mostly been installed –

Matt sanding off the sharp edge after cutting out the companionway opening.

Matt sanding off the sharp edge after cutting out the companionway opening.

Foredeck hardware.

Foredeck hardware.

Matt installing cabintop hardware.

Matt installing cabintop hardware.

Starboard side of the cabintop hardware in place and the cabin window installed (the portlight is the same as the aft portlight on the Sage 17).

Starboard side of the cabintop hardware in place and the cabin window installed (the portlight is the same as the aft portlight on the Sage 17).

Installing the companionway teak.

Installing the companionway teak.

The final steps are now being done so the hull and deck can be bonded together –

Jerry laying out the locations for the transom hardware. Standard are the outboard motor mount, gudgeons and boarding ladder.

Jerry laying out the locations for the transom hardware. Standard are the outboard motor mount, gudgeons and boarding ladder.

Deck raised up so can be put onto hull.

Deck raised up so can be put onto hull.

The deck is set on the hull and final fit is confirmed.

The deck is set on the hull and final fit is confirmed.

– Dave

Sage 15 deck and cockpit up close

Pictures of the Sage 15 deck –

Foredeck.

Foredeck.

Starboard side of house portlight opening.

Starboard side of house portlight opening.  This identical to the aft portlight used on the Sage 17.

The cockpit –

Cockpit.

Cockpit.

Cockpit lockers. The openings are identical in size to those on the Sage 17.

Cockpit lockers. The openings are identical in size to those on the Sage 17.

The hull liner (aka, cabin interior) –

Hull liner being removed from the mold.

Hull liner being removed from the mold.

Matt cutting out the v-berth locker openings.

Matt cutting out the v-berth locker openings.

– Dave