FLYING FIFTEEN

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
20.00 ft
LWL:
15.00 ft
S.A. (reported):
142.00 ft2
Beam:
7.00 ft
Draft (max):
2.50 ft
Draft (min):
Displacement:
725 lb
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
28.20
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
95.90
Construction:
FG or Wood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1948
Last Built:
# Built:
3700
Builder:
Various
Designer:
Uffa Fox
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
28.20
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
95.90
Comfort Ratio:
5.08

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
15.00 ft
J:
5.50 ft
P:
20.50 ft
E:
9.80 ft
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
41.25 ft2
S.A. Main:
100.45 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
141.70 ft2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
28.14
Est. Forestay Len.:
15.98 ft

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Notes

The basic design hasn't changed over the years but development has occured in the rig and construction of the hull. Fleets exist in Australia, Hong Kong, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa as well as the British Isles.



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