Builder of traditional-style Island Packet "full-foil keel" cruising boats. Site contains details, photos, and copies of original brochure for each model they have produced.
Horner reviews the thinking behind this design, its construction methods, and its history, including pricing history. He identifies design or construction problems that have been found in older boats. Comments include: "Island Packet?s literature specifies the IP 37?s sail area displacement ratio as 18.3, although my own calculation, using the manufacturer?s specified rig dimensions, indicates the SA/D to be 15.2.."