The ORCA 1009 is a modified version of the Specmar 588 and equipped with several extras such as a sportive looking cabin and lots of storage space. The raised bow and sturdy construction makes this design suitable for fast cruising under most water and weather conditions. The ORCA 1009 can be fitted with either one or two outboard engines. Below the main deck there is ample space for fitting either fuel tanks or a large fish tank
The hull shape incorporates perfect characteristics for stability and handling at speeds of up to 60 km/hour with an engine of up to 300 hp. Scantlings and construction comply with CE- category B (coastal waters).
The ORCA 1009’s construction is sturdy and robust with a combination of longitudinal and transverse framing, making her suitable for semi-professional applications. The integrated “spray-rails” in the outer hull provide a unique combination of hull strength and streamlined outlook. The Specmar patented “Delta Skipad” in the bottom Construction ensures a high stability and excellent sailing and handling characteristics.
The design and kit has been adapted and modified by Bruce Roberts Europe bv to comply with most European codes and rules, as well as production standards. The Bruce Roberts Europe pre-cut building kit consists of extremely accurate cut plate parts including precision markings and pre-forming of all parts.
A comprehensive set of assembly drawings and instructions compliment the kit ensuring efficient and fast assembly of this boat. Optional extras such as marine windows and doors are also available from Bruce Roberts Europe.