Telstar Trimaran History 

The following table has been complied by members of the Telstar Trimaran Owners Club. 

If you find any errors or additional information, please E-mail me.

Type 

Year 

Hull #s 

LOA 

Sail Area 

Weight 

Comments 

Prototype 

1970 

001 

26' 

298 

Entered Crystal Trophy 

MK 1 

1970 -1975 

002 - 080 

26' 

340 

3500 

Std boat. In production 3 years.

MK 2 

1976 -1977 

083 - 171 

26' 

300 

2800 

Floats lengthened? Hinges changed. 6' headroom. 

Marina Version 

1978 - 1979 

009 & 187 

Folding amas.

Mk 3 

1978 - 1979 

172 - ? 

8m 

Enclosed c/b trunk. Wider center hull.

8 meter(Std) 

1978 -1980 

172-216 

8m 

Standard 8meter. Heavier than later versions.

8 meter/E 

1980 

184 + 

8m 

285/320

Economy lightweight. Tall rig (34')

8 meter/Std 

1981 

250-260 

8m 

Standard boat produced in USA.

T 36 

1978 

T35 (1 - 8) 

35' 

470 

11000

?

Note: Some boats which were sold as kits, may have sail/hull numbers out of sequence.