CAL 2-24

CAL 2-24 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
24.00 ft / 7.32 m
LWL:
19.17 ft / 5.84 m
Beam:
7.75 ft / 2.36 m
S.A. (reported):
271.00 ft2 / 25.18 m2
Draft (max):
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Displacement:
3,700 lb / 1,678 kg
Ballast:
1,400 lb / 635 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.17
Bal./Disp.:
37.84
Disp./Len.:
234.47
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1967
Last Built:
1971
# Built:
185
Builder:
Jensen Marine (USA)
Designer:
C. William Lapworth

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.17
Bal./Disp.:
37.84
Disp./Len.:
234.47
Comfort Ratio:
18.12
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.01
S#:
2.44

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
27.50 ft / 8.38 m
J:
9.75 ft / 2.97 m
P:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
E:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
S.A. Fore:
134.06 ft2 / 12.45 m2
S.A. Main:
136.50 ft2 / 12.68 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
270.56 ft2 / 25.14 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
18.15
Est. Forestay Len.:
29.18 ft / 8.89 m

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Notes

A completely new design replacing the CAL 24 that Bill Lapworth had turned out in 1958. It is the first in a line of what Lapworth himself called his 'finer-bow' models which (according to him) had a slight advantage sailing to windward in a seaway.

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