The North Megastar 600 is a Canadian sailboat that was once designed through the American design company Sparkman & Stephens as a racer-cruiser and primary in-built 1975. The boat is Sparkman & Stephens’ design quantity 2135.2. It was once additionally offered below the identify North Megastar 26 and Hughes 26 after Hughes purchased the corporate again in 1977.
The North Megastar 600 is a leisure keelboat, constructed predominantly of fibreglass, with wooden trim. It has a masthead sloop rig, a raked stem, a just about plumb transom, a skeg-mounted rudder managed through a tiller and a set fin keel. It displaces 4,598 lb (2,086 kg) and carries 2,000 lb (907 kg) of ballast.
The design has sound asleep lodging for 5 other folks, with a double “V”-berth within the bow cabin, a drop down dinette desk that bureaucracy a double berth in the principle cabin and an aft quarter berth at the starboard facet. The galley is positioned at the starboard facet, amidships. The galley is provided with a two-burner range, ice field and a sink. The top is positioned within the bow cabin at the port facet below the “V”-berth.
The design has a hull velocity of 6.03 kn (11.17 km/h).