Catamaran For Sale -- Prout Escale 39 (Australia)

Asking: $155,000 (USD)
S/V Meander is a Brisbane, Australia based 1996 Prout 39 Escale Catamaran For Sale By Owner
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S/V ‘Meander’ is a Brisbane, Australia based 1996 Prout Escale Catamaran for sale by owner. This Escale 39 is a sturdy, comfortable and very well equipped cruising catamaran which is well suited for worldwide cruising or coastal waters. She is very well maintained and built to be safe and comfortable, for both offshore and coastal cruising. Prout built more than 4,000 catamarans and have millions of offshore miles.

S/V ‘Meander’ is outfitted for cruising for the small family or couple. New electronics and navigation equipment, new rig, and external facelift 2020.

Prouts have probably done more circumnavigations than any other catamaran of their era. The Prout designs have proven themselves time and again as tough, reliable cruisers and if a sailor wants a cat to sail around the world, there’s a good chance he’ll probably end up in a Prout.

This boat has been well cared for and is priced for a fast sale. Click on the link above for boat details.

Prout 39 Escale Owner Interview and Review

The Prout 39’ Escale was built in Essex, United Kingdom in 1991. Finding one of these cats is a rarity, since it’s to be believed that only a mere 200 some are left sailing the seas; a cruising class gem, designed by two brothers, Francis and Roland Prout. The two brothers spent their youth learning the ropes of design and boat-building within the families’ business, building folding canoes and dinghies. The brothers even raced canoes in the 1952 Helsinki Olympics! Before the Prout Cruising Classes were built, the brothers designed smaller day sailing boats and also the infamous Shearwater class, under the families business. The Brothers domination of the catamaran cruising world began in 1975, when their company, “Prout Catamarans” was founded. From 1975 to when they shut their doors in 2002, Prout Catamarans manufactured close to 4,300 boats; 658 of which were the Escale 39 Series. From looking at […]