Thurston Dory Sports & Leisure Boats
Red Ensign
Red Ensign
paddle dory
Paddle your Dory, commuter, camping, recreational and sports.
For 1 or 2 Paddles. Pedal Steering (optional). Reversible mid seat (standard)
paddle dory
Row your Dory, reggatta, river, lake or surf
For 1 or 2 Oars. The perfect Surf Craft. Reversible pedal steering (optional)
paddle dory
Sail your Dory
Sail Kit (optional). Reversible pedal steering (optional)
paddle dory
Bimini Cover & Survival Kit, Solar Power
Taking it easy or SURVIVAL... Battery packs for mid seat (optional) Solar panels and Minn Kota electric outboard motor. (optional)
Length: 5.1m
Beam: 1.2m
Weight: 50 kg (standard)
Seats: 1-3 persons
Draw: 70mm (empty)
Load capacity: 500 kg

Standard Features
• Flared toe rail
• Timber encased gunwale
• Rubber gunwale moldings
• Removable centre seat
• Adjustable foot bar
• 1 set oars & GACO gated rowlocks
• 147mm Waterproof valuable hatches X2
• White gelcoat colour
• Waterproof bulkheads fore & aft with hatches
• Outboard transom
• Plastic drain plug
• Forehead cleat
• Stainless steel towing eye with painter

Optional Features
• Positive floatation S/W foam
• Cork flooring
• Stainless steel aft cleats
• Reversible pedal steering
• Paddles
• Additional oars & rowlocks
• Anchor
• Bimini
• Sail Kit (Sports)
• Kite surfing kit (Sports)
• Solar charge Kit (bimini mount)
• Centre seat batteries
• Minn Kota electric outboard motor
• Additional stainless cleats & bollards
• Stainless fairleads
• Navigation Lights
• Royal Imperial Gelcoat
• Hard top model coming soon
• Gunwale mounted buoyancy tubes (for white water and surfing)

Sports Features
Kite Surfing with a difference. Dave Thurston, Solo ATW Sailor & Shipwright, has put 10 years of design features into Thurston Dory.

What you can't do on a sit on top Kayak, Can be done on a Thurston Dory.
• Iron Man Training
• Kite Surf - flying (strap in Kit)
• 2 Person - flying kit
• Life Saving (easy roll in)
• Sail Racing
• Surf Rowing

Survival Features
Thurston Dory can make a great long boat for both tender and Survival.
With the correct equipment and setup time... It can sure get you out of harm before non powered inflatables.

• Bimini
• Inflatable Side Floats
• Emergency Kits for dry hatch
• Oars & Rowlocks
• Collapsible freshwater storage
• Solar-battery-motor kit
• Sea Anchor kit

dorydory Dory Plan

thurston dory

thurston dory
Red Ensign
© Thurston Dory 2005 - 2008 Email Phone (Australia) (02) 6579 4700
Web design by Paul Denham 0414 344 860 email webmaster