BUZZARDS BAY 14

BUZZARDS BAY 14 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Gaffhead Sloop
LOA:
17.25 ft / 5.26 m
LWL:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
S.A. (reported):
160.00 ft2 / 14.86 m2
Beam:
5.83 ft / 1.78 m
Draft (max):
2.50 ft / 0.76 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
1,700 lb / 771 kg
Ballast:
800 lb / 363 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.01
Bal./Disp.:
47.06
Disp./Len.:
276.58
Construction:
Wood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1940
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Designer:
L. F. Herreshoff
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.01
Bal./Disp.:
47.06
Disp./Len.:
276.58
Comfort Ratio:
16.74

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Notes

The Buzzards Bay 14 is a scaled up version of the Herreshoff 12.5 designed by Nathanial Herreshoffs son, L. Francis Herreshoff. Thanks to Adam Albino for supplying additional information on this as well as other Herreshoff designs.



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