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The last of Paolo Bua designs still being built at the Canthier des Ileaux, in strip planking and plywood with epoxy resins is a gorgeous daysayler with very good sailing performances: It weights 1000kg, 450 of them as ballast (45%) on a hydraulic swing keel with a max draft of 1.80M (0.25M up). That considerable draft plus a considerable form stability provided by a hull with 2.50m beam, all beam pulled back and a chine that will work with not too much heel, will give to this 7.50M beauty a…