FIREBUG

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Pram (Daggerboard)
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
LWL:
S.A. (reported):
48.00 ft2 / 4.46 m2
Beam:
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Draft (max):
1.50 ft / 0.46 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
88 lb / 40 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
38.83
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Construction:
Plywood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1988
Last Built:
# Built:
400
Builder:
Amateur built from plans
Designer:
John Spencer/Peter Tait
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
38.83
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:

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Notes

From class web site: "Two friends, well known New Zealand designer John Spencer and Peter Tait are responsible for the Firebug. The idea was to come up with a small boat which could be home built at low cost..." CONTACT: Postal Address: Firebug Yachts PO Box 47 042 Ponsonby, Auckland 1144, New Zealand Physical Address: 40 John Street Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand Phone +64 9 360 1076 Fax +64 9 360 1076 Email: info@firebug.co.nz



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