While the Vela One-Meter sailboat is easy enough for beginners, it also boasts cutting-edge materials and performance features that make it a worthy competitor. When not on the water, the Vela's impressive dimensions, brilliant colors and included stand make it equally worthy of display.
Over 6-1/2 feet (2 meters) tall.
TTX410, 4-channel radio system .
High-torque sail winch servo lets you sail with any number of racers without signal conflicts.
High-performance fiberglass racing hull features preapplied graphics and exceptional deck detail.
A rigid, easily removable keel and large rudder provide responsive handling and strong performance in light-to-strong winds.
Fasteners attached to the high-strength rigging lines simply snap into eyelets installed on the deck, making sail control setup a fast, easy process.
Hull: Fiberglass with preapplied graphics and deck detail, rigging
line fasteners snap into eylets in the deck for fast, easy sail
Main Mast: Competition-grade carbon fiber mast
Mainsail and Jib Booms: Aluminum
Sails: Constructed of fiber reinforced thermal plastic polyester
(polyethelene terephthalate) wih extra reinforcement along the
edges for protection against wind gusts and during transport, sails
are printed on one side to help with orientation at a distance
Radio: Tactic TTX410 2.4GHz 2-stick surface system with AquaCraft
TSX200 rudder servo, TSX382 high-torque sail winch servo, and
Tactic TR325 receiver
Keel/Rudder: Strong rigid material
Assembly Time: Ready to sail in approximately one hour
Warranty: AquaCraft warrants the Vela for 90 days after the purchase
from defects in materials or workmanship of original manufacture.
AquaCraft, at their option, will repair or replace at no charge,
the incorrectly made part. This warranty does not cover damage
caused by crash, abuse, misuse, alteration or accident.
AquaCraft Vela ONE Meter Racing Sailboat, 2.4GHz Radio w/sail winch
servo, wooden stand and instruction manual
AA Batteries: Eight
Screwdriver: Phillips #2
Wrench: 2.5mm hex
Grease: GrimRacer Speed Grease Drive Cable Lube
Length: 40" (1015mm)
Beam: 6.5" (165mm)
Height: 79" (2005mm)
Weight: 6lbs (2.72g)