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Cutter Front.png
Rate 7th Rate
Guns 12
Chasers None
Broadside Weight
Cannon Broadside Weight 36pd
Carronade Broadside Weight 72pd
Battle Rating 30
Total Crew 40
Sailing Crew 8
Max Speed 12.47kn
Turn Rate 7.18
Bow Structure 225
Side Structure 900
Stern Structure 90
Hull Structure 450
Bow Armour 22cm
Side Armour 36cm
Stern Armour 14cm
Sail HP 900
Mast Thickness 43cm *
Rigging Fore and Aft Rigged
Draught Shallow
Cargo Capacity 150
Cargo Slots 16
Crafting Level 3

 General Description

The cutter is the starting ship in the game, she is a capable ship and is small in size with only 12 guns in total and even though she is a small vessel and the starting ship, she is certainly not to be underestimated when captained by a skilled captain.


she can mount either 6pd cannons or 12pd carronades

Deck Cannon Count Cannon Size Carronade Size
Weather Deck 12 6pd 12pd



Here is the Sailing Profile of the Cutter.  As is evident from this graph, the Cutter is an extraordinarily easy ship to sail. Fastest at either points 45-60 on point 90 due to her fore and aft rigging, she is also very forgiving elsewhere. To drop below 75% of your maximum speed, you will need to sail either within 35 degrees of the wind or with the wind directly astern. In general, however, your Cutter will be comfortable sailing anywhere between points 45-90, but will lose speed the further from there that you stray. Also keep in mind that the Cutter suffers from a large amount of heel which can be tricky for some people to handle.

How to get Crafting recipe

The cutter is a default crafting recipe which you get at crafting level 3.

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23rd of June 2016 OlavDeng2