"Patito" was built by Willard Yachts, who have a stellar reputation for top-notch design and manufacturing. She spent her entire life in the Pacific northwest. The current owner had her trucked to New Bern, NC in late 2018 and commissioned a local boatyard to address all the survey items plus some upgrades. She has only been back in the water for a few months (June 2020), where preparations were being made to move aboard and start cruising.
Hull is fabricated from fiber reinforced resin. Decks and superstructure are of FRP cored sandwich construction while the bottom is uncored.
Electronics and Helm
The power distribution panels with circuit breakers are located in the pilothouse. Source selection, volt and amp meters, and generator start.
12 volt system consists of:
120 volt system consists of:
Engine and Mechanical Details
PATITO had the following upgrades / work performed in a local boatyard in 2019.