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Below is a list of boat builders, equipment and fitting providers who supply parts for the sabre dinghy.

Links
Sabre Fit Out Guide 

VICTORIA

Sly Boat Building & Repair Centre - YMS mould

10 Hinkler Rd Mordialoc 3195

www.slyboatbuilding.com.au

email - jlsly@bigpond.com.au

Contact Martyn Sly (03) 9580 2446

Martyn has recently acquired the new 2014 mould formerly of YMS / Brett Young in Adelaide and will now be building quality YMS shaped boats in Melbourne. 

 

IECON Boats

2/15 Kearney Street

Bayswater

Ph : 9729 1188

Fax: 9729 0198

Contact John Dixon

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Masts and high tensile booms stocked can be supplied as follows:

- Anodised or natural.

- With cut-outs or plain.

- With luff entry pre-formed.

-Fully rigged with all fittings wire and adjusters.

- Any combination of above and partly or completely finished.

 

Yacht Works
41 Governor Rd

Mordialloc Vic 3195

Ph 03 95806328

Contact - Steve Douglas

Email: steved10@iprimus.com.au

Specialists in sailboat build, repairs, refit and maintenance.

 

Express Boatworks

132 Patterson Road
Moorabbin Vic 3189
Ph 03 9557 8677
Contact: Phillip Johnson
portia01@bigpond.net.au

High quality, beautiful looking all timber boat from long-time Sabre builder Phil Johnson. Minimum weight. Bottom of hull sheathed in lightweight fibreglass and epoxy resin on both sides for added stiffness.Great racing record being on average 1/3 of the top ten finishers, in both Vic states and National titles for over 5 years. Nationals winner 2001 & 02.

Plywood hull and deck (unpainted)......................$3,000

Centreboard & Rudder blade $400 in total; Rudder/tiller excl fittings $180.

 

Frecheville Heaney Boat Builders

New Sabretage Composite  Hull

Foam sandwich glass hull with timber deck and transom giving the beauty and life of a timber boat with the stiffness and unrivalled fairness of a glass hull.

Talk to us about creating your custom built boat.

Sabre Dinghy Kit -  Pre-cut ply kits, timber kits, laminated kits with advice and tips.

We can supply everything you need to build a fast boat.

Visit our web site for the full range of pricing and Sabre stuff available.

We also sell Ronstan, Harken, Riley and Zhik sailing gear.

Boats can also be produced to various stages of completion (including full fit out).

Please contact us for a quote based on types of wood and fittings selected etc.

59 Slip Road
Paynesville VIC
Ph: 03 5156 7085 
office@fhboats.com.au  
www.fhboats.com.au

 

Formula Sailcraft

Factory 3
53 Macaulay St. Williamstown 3016
0409 151121
Contact: Jim Scott

Email: sales@formulasailcraft.com.au

Website: www.formulasailcraft.com.au

On-line Store: www.dinghyshop.com.au

Jim Scott’s Formula Sailcraft was established in 2002 to build the Formula 15 Skiff class and has since expanded to build 125 Dinghies, Impulse Dinghies and now Sabre Dinghies. All boats are built to a high level of quality and minimum weight using the latest technology Vacuum Infusion with Vinylester resin.


Formula Sailcraft can supply Sabres from bare hull/deck assembly to any stage of completion right through to full ‘turn-key’ rig and race.

Also made are fully moulded fibreglass/foam/balsa Sabre centreboards and rudder blades (foil shape optimized) as well as glass sheathed, white polyurethane finished rudder boxes with anodized alloy tillers.

Formula sailcraft are also the Australian importer/distributor of the UK Allen Brothers yacht fittings and English Braids yacht ropes, both of which are available through the on-line store www.dinghyshop.com.au Special discounts apply for full fit-outs.

Dinghyshop.com.au also has custom Sabre parts such as boom and mast plugs, gudgeon spacers etc, as well as other sailing gear from Riley, Ronstan and others. The range is continually expanding.

 

NEW SOUTH WALES

Maxy Boats

83 Cawarra Rd
Caringbah NSW 2229
Ph: 02 9525 2958

Plywood / Timber Epoxy sheath outside, 1 pak finish on bottom, varnsish inside.........$6.000

Centreboard - timber / glassed.................................................................................................$550

Rudder blade - timber / glassed...............................................................................................$420

Rudder box and tiller...................................................................................................................$250

Mast, boom, fitout, beach trolly..................................................................................................POA

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Binks Marine

27 Byre Ave

Somerton Park SA 5044

Website: www.binksmarine.com.au

Email: binksm@bigpond.net.au

Phone: (08) 8294 6211

Binks marine stock Mast and boom sections and can supply them as bare section, with cutouts done or complete (standing and running rigging).

They also have the full range of Ronstan, Harken and Riley fittings and can help with rigging setups.

They are also North sails agents and can organise Sabre mainsail's.

For more information head to their website and online store www.binksmarine.com.au

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Young Marine Services & Foils
Unit 3, 10 Kitawah Street
Lonsdale SA 5160
Ph: 08 8384 4334
Contact: Brett Young

Email: yms@bigbutton.com.au

Website : http://www.yms.com.au

Boats built by well-known Adelaide boat builder, Brett Young. 
This is a mould made in 2004 from the hull of 2003/4 national champion Wayne Bates.

The fully foam sandwich hull is built to minimum weight.
Hull won Nationals in 2008, 09 & 10 and Victoria States in 2009 & 10.

Current Prices (Sep 11):-
Price List

 

VICTORIA

JL Sly Boatbuilders
10 Hinkler Rd Mordialloc 3195 
(03) 9580 2446
Contact - Martin Sly

Martin Sly of JL Sly & Son took over the use of the fibreglass mould owned by the Victorian Sabre Association . Based in Mordialloc, Martin builds a range of dinghies such as 125's, Minnows, Sabots and OK's.

Pricing for a foam sandwich/fibreglass hull - with 2-pack varnished timber deck is $6600.
Pricing for 100% foam sandwich/fibreglass $5000.

Martin can provide fully fitted out Sabres - with pricing dependent on the level of fitout required. 

Express Boatworks

132 Patterson Road
Moorabbin Vic 3189
Ph 03 9557 8677
Contact: Phillip Johnson
portia01@bigpond.net.au

High quality, beautiful looking all timber boat from long-time Sabre builder Phil Johnson. Minimum weight. Bottom of hull sheathed in lightweight fibreglass and epoxy resin on both sides for added stiffness.Great racing record being on average 1/3 of the top ten finishers, in both Vic states and National titles for over 5 years. Nationals winner 2001 & 02.

Plywood hull and deck (unpainted)......................$3,000

Centreboard & Rudder blade $400 in total; Rudder/tiller excl fittings $180.

Frecheville Heaney Boat Builders

59 Slip Road
Paynesville VIC
Ph: 03 5156 7085 
office@fhboats.com.au  
www.fhboats.com.au

Sabre Dinghy Kit -

Ply kit   $525.00 - 5 Sheets 4mm Gaboon Marine ply pre cut components & 12mm Gaboon Marine ply rudder cheeks.
Timber Kit   $320.00 - All Cedar & Hardwood trims
Optional Laminated Timber kit extra $250.00 - Laminated Thwart, Keel Transom timbers,Sole stringers
Glue & Fastening Kit $360.00 - Epoxy to plain weave cloth, tape, gloves & brushes
Two pack paint pckage $290.00 - Both Two and SIngle pack - all filler to gloss
Single pack paint package $220.00 
Foils - Centreboard - Bare $120 - Complete $ 380 
Rudder Bare - $90 Complete $320
Bare Hull Boat $3,300 + Laminated Kit $250 + Blank Rudder and Tiller $200.

Boats can also be produced to various stages of completion (including full fitout). Please contact for a quote based on types of wood and fittings selected etc.

Formula Sailcraft

Factory 3
53 Macaulay St. Williamstown 3016
0409 151121
Contact: Jim Scott

Email: sales@formulasailcraft.com.au

Website: www.formulasailcraft.com.au

On-line Store: www.dinghyshop.com.au

Jim Scott’s Formula Sailcraft was established in 2002 to build the Formula 15 Skiff class and has since expanded to also build the last four National Champion 125s, the last two Victorian Champion Impulse Dinghies and now race winning Sabre Dinghies.

The new Sabre moulds were built in 2011 and have been taken from a fully faired, specially made plug built to optimum shape for the best all-round race performance.

Formula Sailcraft can supply Sabres from bare hull/deck assembly or to any stage of completion right through to full ‘turn-key’ rig and race.

Bare Sabre hull/deck assembly with chainplates, bow fitting and moulded mast step

supplied and fitted - from $6875

Fully fitted ‘turn–key’ Sabre including sail and trolley – from $13390

Also made are fully moulded fibreglass/foam/balsa Sabre centreboards and rudder blades (foil shape optimized) as well as glass sheathed, white polyurethane finished rudder boxes with anodized alloy tillers.

Formula sailcraft are also the Australian importer/distributor of the UK Allen Brothers yacht fittings and English Braids yacht ropes, both of which are available through the on-line store www.dinghyshop.com.au Special discounts apply for full fit-outs.

Dinghyshop.com.au also has custom Sabre parts such as boom and mast plugs, gudgeon spacers etc, as well as other sailing gear from Riley, Ronstan and others. The range is continually expanding.

 

NEW SOUTH WALES

Maxy Boats

83 Cawarra Rd
Caringbah NSW 2229
Ph: 02 9525 2958

Plywood / Timber Epoxy sheath outside, 1 pak finish on bottom, varnsish inside.........$6.000

Centreboard - timber / glassed.................................................................................................$550

Rudder blade - timber / glassed...............................................................................................$420

Rudder box and tiller...................................................................................................................$250

Mast, boom, fitout, beach trolly..................................................................................................POA

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