The canopy is stretched over stainless steel hoops which are then hinged at 2 points on the top deck. Because the canopy needs to come down and be detached at the main hinge point, it was felt essential to change from a slotted bolt fitting to a quick release pin.
Perspectief has a Ford Diesel engine 1.6. This is a marinized Ford Escort Engine from 1987. This apparently gives around 40hp at 3000rpm.
Barry Burnell of National Marine Surveying came to the marina, the boat was hauled out and the survey took place over one day.