DOLPHIN 25 (HELMS)

DOLPHIN 25 (HELMS) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
24.85 ft
LWL:
21.67 ft
Beam:
7.95 ft
S.A. (reported):
260.00 ft2
Draft (max):
5.00 ft
Draft (min):
1.67 ft
Displacement:
3,950 lb
Ballast:
300 lb
S.A./Disp.:
16.69
Bal./Disp.:
7.59
Disp./Len.:
173.29
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1968
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Jack A. Helms Co. (USA)
Designer:
Jack A. Helms
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.69
Bal./Disp.:
7.59
Disp./Len.:
173.29
Comfort Ratio:
17.05
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.01

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
30.50 ft
J:
10.50 ft
P:
25.50 ft
E:
9.00 ft
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
160.13 ft2
S.A. Main:
114.75 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
274.88 ft2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.65
Est. Forestay Len.:
32.26 ft

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Notes

Said to have been first built by Advance Sailboat Corp.?
Very similar to what later became the HELMS 25.

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