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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
LWL:
15.00 ft / 4.57 m
Beam:
4.67 ft / 1.42 m
S.A. (reported):
120.00 ft2 / 11.15 m2
Draft (max):
4.33 ft / 1.32 m
Draft (min):
0.33 ft / 0.10 m
Displacement:
230 lb / 104 kg
S.A./Disp.:
51.19
Disp./Len.:
30.42
Construction:
Wood/FG
First Built:
1968
# Built:
2200
Designer:
Ben Lexcen

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
51.19
Disp./Len.:
30.42
Comfort Ratio:
2.98
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.05

Notes

Single handed dinghy w/trapeze.
Originally presented at a set of trails for selection of a new single handed dinghy class, sponsored by the IYRU and held at La Baule (FRA) in 1966. (A similar event held the previous year at Weymouth proved inconclusive)
An International class since 1968.

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