IW-23

IW-23 photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
22.47 ft / 6.85 m
LWL:
19.68 ft / 6.00 m
S.A. (reported):
196.00 ft2 / 18.21 m2
Beam:
7.38 ft / 2.25 m
Draft (max):
3.61 ft / 1.10 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
3,307 lb / 1,500 kg
Ballast:
1,389 lb / 630 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.17
Bal./Disp.:
42.00
Disp./Len.:
193.69
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1964
Last Built:
1969
# Built:
215
Builder:
IW-Varvet
Designer:
Ivar Åkesson
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.17
Bal./Disp.:
42.00
Disp./Len.:
193.69
Comfort Ratio:
17.37

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
27.23 ft / 8.30 m
J:
6.75 ft / 2.06 m
P:
23.95 ft / 7.30 m
E:
8.85 ft / 2.70 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
91.90 ft2 / 8.54 m2
S.A. Main:
105.98 ft2 / 9.85 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
197.88 ft2 / 18.38 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.30
Est. Forestay Len.:
28.05 ft / 8.55 m

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Notes

Originally called F 18. (1962?) (RORC class 5) Renamed IW-23 (with new deck and interior). Same design later built in Norway as the WESTCAPP 23.



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