FLIPPER

FLIPPER photo FLIPPER drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Dbrd. Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (unstayed)
LOA:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Beam:
3.92 ft / 1.19 m
S.A. (reported):
37.00 ft2 / 3.44 m2
Draft (max):
2.20 ft / 0.67 m
Draft (min):
0.16 ft / 0.05 m
Displacement:
80 lb / 36 kg
S.A./Disp.:
31.89
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1966
# Built:
580
Builder:
Newport Boats (USA)
Designer:
Carter Pyle/Joe Quigg

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
31.89
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.64

Notes

Built with a foam filled double bottom to prevent sinking.

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