ALBACORE

ALBACORE insignia ALBACORE photo ALBACORE drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
15.00 ft
LWL:
14.83 ft
Beam:
5.33 ft
S.A. (reported):
125.00 ft2
Draft (max):
4.75 ft
Draft (min):
0.75 ft
Displacement:
240 lb
S.A./Disp.:
51.83
Disp./Len.:
32.85
Construction:
Wood or FG
First Built:
1954
# Built:
8200
Builder:
Many
Designer:
Uffa Fox/Greg Gregory

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
51.83
Disp./Len.:
32.85
Comfort Ratio:
2.68
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.43

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Notes

A development of the original Fairey Marine SWORDFISH.
The ALBACORE has remained one of the most active classes in the world well into the 21st century.

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