Refit Rainbow 42 Uijuijui

Updated: Oct 18

Yacht Tuning:

- moving the mast 50cm aft

- adding a carbon strongback

- reshaping rudder

- new longer keel fin

- 3D jib sheeting system

- carbon backstay brackets

- carbon stanchion brackets

- carbon dodger, carbon cockpit and front hatch

- turnable carbon navigation table

- carbon kitchen wit carbon sunk

- waterproof electronic

- new paint

- new carbon mast

- new removable carbon bow sprit

- new sail designs


Finally we reduced the total boat weight from 4,3t to 3,8t.

First sail

The boat in before the refit.


The plan.

Stripping the boat.

Simple, fast mockup.


New inner structure (carbon frame) and interior.


New longer keel.


Fresh ALEXSEAL paint


Mounting the keel


Finished. On the way to the water.