Circa Marine in New Zealand ( have a long history of building the FPB range from Naval Architect Steve Dashew.

Circa Marine have since developed their own range of aluminium Explorer Yachts following a similar philosophy of good sea keeping and very low fuel consumption hull shapes. The first vessel in this range was launched in 2021.


  • LOA25 m / 85 ft, 24.7m at waterline
  • Beam5.9 m / 18.5ft
  • Draft1.7 m
  • Displacement67 tonnes
  • Engines2 Scania 250bhp at 1800 RPM
  • Cruising speed11 knots (50% load) 13kN max
  • Consumption
  • Range5000 NM@7kN
  • Cabins3 design dependent
  • 130 degrees range positive stability 50% fuel in min tanks.
  • StabilisersFin - Humphrees

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