6-METER (INTERNATIONAL)

6-METER (INTERNATIONAL) photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
11.20 m
LWL:
7.20 m
Beam:
2.00 m
S.A. (reported):
40.97 m2
Draft (max):
1.60 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
3,856 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
17.00
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
287.99
Construction:
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1907
Last Built:
# Built:
1200
Builder:
Designer:
Various
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.00
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
287.99
Comfort Ratio:
38.89
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.29

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Notes

Olympic class between 1908-1952 when it was replaced by the International 5.5 Meter.
Dimensions are approximate since this is a development class, originally built to the International rule.
400 are thought to still be in existence with about 300 still in racing condition.
Photo: Nancii Bernard

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