ALDEN O CLASS MK II

ALDEN O CLASS MK II photo ALDEN O CLASS MK II drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard (Trunk)
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
18.17 ft
LWL:
15.42 ft
Beam:
6.67 ft
S.A. (reported):
192.00 ft2
Draft (max):
3.67 ft
Draft (min):
0.95 ft
Displacement:
2,000 lb
Ballast:
550 lb
S.A./Disp.:
19.40
Bal./Disp.:
27.50
Disp./Len.:
243.52
Construction:
Wood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1925
Last Built:
# Built:
250
Builder:
Graves Yacht Yard / George Chaisson / others
Designer:
John Alden
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
19.40
Bal./Disp.:
27.50
Disp./Len.:
243.52
Comfort Ratio:
15.18
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.12

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Notes

Alden design # 188.
This second version of the ALDEN O proved to be far more popular than the first and, at last report (2006), some are still racing today at St. Regis Lake in the Adirondacks (NY, USA).

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