JUNIOR FOLKBOAT

JUNIOR FOLKBOAT drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
18.70 ft / 5.70 m
LWL:
14.76 ft / 4.50 m
S.A. (reported):
161.00 ft2 / 14.96 m2
Beam:
5.74 ft / 1.75 m
Draft (max):
2.95 ft / 0.90 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
1,532 lb / 695 kg
Ballast:
606 lb / 275 kg
S.A./Disp.:
19.42
Bal./Disp.:
39.56
Disp./Len.:
212.69
Construction:
Wood (clinker)
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1929
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Designer:
Eric Salander
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
19.42
Bal./Disp.:
39.56
Disp./Len.:
212.69
Comfort Ratio:
14.47

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Notes

Commissioned (BEFORE the NORIC FOLKBOAT) by the Royal Danish Yacht Club as a Junior racing boat. It became the KDY 15 Sq.M., known also as "Juniors Bad" and did get the addition of "Folke", only because of it's strong resemblance to it's bigger cousin.



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