CUTLASS 24 (CARLSON)

CUTLASS 24 (CARLSON) photo CUTLASS 24 (CARLSON) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
23.58 ft / 7.19 m
LWL:
19.17 ft / 5.84 m
Beam:
7.10 ft / 2.16 m
S.A. (reported):
242.00 ft2 / 22.48 m2
Draft (max):
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Displacement:
3,749 lb / 1,701 kg
Ballast:
1,050 lb / 476 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.09
Bal./Disp.:
28.01
Disp./Len.:
237.58
Construction:
Wood (strip planked)
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1956
# Built:
35
Builder:
Astilleros J. Gallart (ESP)
Designer:
Richard Carlson

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.09
Bal./Disp.:
28.01
Disp./Len.:
237.58
Comfort Ratio:
20.76
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.83
S#:
2.05

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
J:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
P:
23.00 ft / 7.01 m
E:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
S.A. Fore:
117.00 ft2 / 10.87 m2
S.A. Main:
103.50 ft2 / 9.62 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
220.50 ft2 / 20.49 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.66
Est. Forestay Len.:
27.51 ft / 8.39 m

Notes

One of the first MORC racers. (Dick Carlson was part of the committee that created the rule).
Original boats sold in the US were imported from Spain. According to a flyer, a keel/cb version was also available.
Thanks to Dick & Joan Carlson for providing additional information.

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