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  1. Arthur Piver

    Circumnavigation in a Piver trimaran. In 1969, the Golden Globe solo non-stop round-the-world race was announced. Nigel Tetley was sailing a full-cabin version of the 40-foot, Piver Victress trimaran. He became the first sailor to sail a trimaran around the world by crossing his tracks in the Atlantic Ocean while competing in the Golden Globe race.

  2. Piver sailboats for sale by owner.

    Piver preowned sailboats for sale by owner. Piver used sailboats for sale by owner.

  3. Arthur Piver

    Arthur Piver played a large role in the growth in popularity of the cruising trimaran through his various marine plywood designs aimed at the amateur builder using lumberyard and hardware store materials. He launched his first trimaran, the 16 ft (4.9 m) FROLIC, in 1958. His best known designs include the NUGGET 25, NIMBLE 30, LODESTAR 35 and VICTRESS 40. Piver created an entire industry of ...

  4. Dock Find: 1992 Piver Trimaran Multihull Sailboat

    The auction ends soon for this donated oddball of a boat, known as a Piver Trimaran, a multihull creation from the mind of entrepreneur Arthur Piver. The company pioneered this novel design, and demonstrated its ability to perform cross-continental journeys via high-visibility competitive events. The founder also encouraged DIYers to buy boat "kits" for final...

  5. Arthur Piver: Pioneer Trimaran Designer-Sailor

    Arthur Piver: Pioneer Trimaran Designer-Sailor. Arthur Piver (1910-1968) was a World War II pilot, and a legendary sailor, author, and boat builder who lived in Mill Valley on San Francisco Bay. In the late 1950s, Piver (rhymes with "diver") owned a print shop, and designed and built a series of simple three-hulled, plywood yachts in his ...

  6. Arthur Piver

    1910 — 1968. Arthur Piver played a large role in the growth in popularity of the cruising trimaran through his various marine plywood designs aimed at the amateur builder using lumberyard and hardware store materials. He launched his first trimaran, the 16 ft (4.9 m) FROLIC, in 1958. His best known designs include the NUGGET 25, NIMBLE 30 ...

  7. Piver Trimaran 50 For Sale

    Piver Trimaran 50 Sailboat (Opus) for Sale. Location: St Thomas, St. Thomas, USVI View in Google Maps. BASIC DETAILS. Make: Piver Model: 50-foot Trimaran Boat Name: Opus Price: $120,000.00 Year: 1987

  8. Tony Smith: Multihull Pioneer

    Oct 17, 2015. Tony Smith (above) was a British multihull pioneer back in the 1970s, when the yachting establishment regarded cats and tris as a crazy fringe element and dubbed their skippers "Hell's Angels of the sea!". At the ripe old age of 19, Tony bought a set of plans for a 24ft Arthur Piver trimaran, finished building it in 1964 and ...

  9. 1974 Piver Trimaran

    Piver Trimaran restored for smooth sailing and living off the grid. Two water tanks. Two gas tanks. All premium electronics, mast, rigging, plumbing, fittings, and accessories are top of the line products. The total value is over $100,000. Set up for single handed. Steers easily by tiller w/auto.

  10. Piver Trimaran sailboats for sale by owner.

    Piver Trimaran preowned sailboats for sale by owner. Piver Trimaran used sailboats for sale by owner.

  11. 1972 Piver trimaran piver sailboat for sale in

    Price. 1972. 60'. 30'. 5.5'. $120,000. Description: This trimaran has a 85 hp Detroit diesel that is old but has a top end overhaul including valve job,new injectors. Blower and all water pumps have approximately 400 hrs on them.

  12. 1987 Piver 50-foot Trimaran

    Luckily, Piver were well within their right to bestow this 50-foot trimaran with such a name, and she more than lives up to it. The trimaran design is not only stylish in its looks but compared to other designs offers unparalleled speed, performance, safety, and comfort. ... Piver Model: 50-foot Trimaran Boat Name: Opus Price: $140,000.00 Year ...

  13. 1978 Piver Trimaran Victress 40

    This Piver 40 Trimaran is a Ketch Rigged Pilot House and could be a very cruising vessel and or live aboard. She does need some TLC and elbow grease. Lots of storage and living space for a couple or small family. This 1978 Piver Victress 40 Trimaran is powered by the Perkins 4.236 motor with 85 horsepower.

  14. Piver Victress Trimaran 1964 Boats for Sale & Yachts

    The Piver Victress Trimaran Ketch was well built by Karkus Craft. Powered by Vetus 4-cylinder diesel, aided by Norm Cross Mini-keel, she moves right along. The oiled mahogany provides a serene interior, along with 12 opening screened portlights and 7 hatches for cross ventilation. The amas have four Hollywood berths atwartship, a tremendous ...

  15. Jim Brown Sailing his Piver Nugget Trimaran

    http://outrigmedia.com/outrig/multihulls-media/among-multihulls-chapter-three-video-illustrations-commentary/ - Rare footage of Multihull pioneer Jim Brown t...

  16. Trimaran boats for sale

    Trimaran sailing vessels for sale on YachtWorld are offered at a variety of prices from $24,576 on the lower-cost segment of yachts all the way up to $2,805,422 for the most expensive yachts. Find Trimaran boats for sale in your area & across the world on YachtWorld. Offering the best selection of boats to choose from.

  17. The Amazing Trimaran

    Considered the Fathers of the Modern Trimaran, Arthur Piver is a star attraction in the National Maritime History Museum. His designs and concepts changed the course of modern sailboats; multi-hulls sailed in the face of traditional ship building and battled against prejudice of yacht culture. The performance was undeniable and the achievements ...

  18. Piver Nimble 30' Trimaran

    Join Date: Sep 2010. Location: Cairns, Australia. Posts: 13. Piver Nimble 30' Trimaran. I have recently purchased a 1964 version of the Nimble that was beautifully built by an Engineer in Glass over Ply and is in fantastic condition throughout. I am looking at sailing it from New Zealand to Tonga and ports beyond following thorough checks of ...

  19. Piver Victress Trimaran 1970 Boats for Sale & Yachts

    Piver Victress Boats for Sale Craigslist & Piver Victress Specs & Pictures. Year: 1970. Manufacturer: Mazatlan Marine Center SA de CV. Price: US$99,900. This is a unique Piver Victress trimaran as it has recently been completely overhauled, with over $80,000 in upgrades. Updates include a new Yanmar 3YM30 diesel engine with a triple Racor fuel ...

  20. Piver Victress 40 trimaran sailboat for sale

    1984 Piver Victress 40 trimaran. Ketch Rigged Pilot House Trimaran. LOA 40'. Beam 24'. Draft 4'. Isomat Extruded Aluminum Mast and Boom System for both Main and Mizzen. Full Batten Sails have Integral Instant Reefing System. Lazy Jacks Furling System. Heavy Duty Full Batten Main Sail.

  21. 1974 Piver Trimaran 36 Catamaran Sailboat

    1974 36' 1974 Piver Trimaran 36 Catamaran Sailboat. See boat pictures, videos, and detailed specs.

  22. 14 knots on a 50 year old Piver Nugget Trimaran

    March 2011, a weekend sprint in my Piver Nugget "Fulô", the fastest sailing boat in Alhandra :)

  23. 1978 Piver Trimaran Custom built 26 Catamaran Sailboat

    1978 26' 1978 Piver Trimaran Custom built 26 Catamaran Sailboat. See boat pictures, videos, and detailed specs.