FD 12

FD 12 photo FD 12 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
50.33 ft / 15.34 m
LWL:
42.00 ft / 12.80 m
S.A. (reported):
1,087.00 ft2 / 100.99 m2
Beam:
14.25 ft / 4.34 m
Draft (max):
6.50 ft / 1.98 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
35,175 lb / 15,955 kg
Ballast:
14,350 lb / 6,509 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.27
Bal./Disp.:
40.80
Disp./Len.:
211.95
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1974
Last Built:
1985
# Built:
25
Builder:
Ta Yang (TAIWAN)
Designer:
Eva Hollmann
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Lehman
Model:
4D61
Type:
Diesel
HP:
61

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.27
Bal./Disp.:
40.80
Disp./Len.:
211.95
Comfort Ratio:
35.51

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
58.67 ft / 17.88 m
J:
22.67 ft / 6.91 m
P:
53.87 ft / 16.42 m
E:
15.67 ft / 4.78 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
665.02 ft2 / 61.78 m2
S.A. Main:
422.07 ft2 / 39.21 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
1,087.10 ft2 / 100.99 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.27
Est. Forestay Len.:
62.90 ft / 19.17 m

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Notes

The FD 12 (or FLYING DUTCHMAN 12) was imported into the USA by Willem Eickholt and Associates. some 25 FD-12s were built by the Ta Yang (Tayana) yard in Taiwan from the mid 70's to mid 80's.



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