LASER RADIAL

LASER RADIAL photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Dbrd. Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (unstayed)
LOA:
13.74 ft / 4.19 m
LWL:
13.00 ft / 3.96 m
Beam:
4.62 ft / 1.41 m
S.A. (reported):
62.00 ft2 / 5.76 m2
Draft (max):
2.62 ft / 0.80 m
Draft (min):
0.33 ft / 0.10 m
Displacement:
130 lb / 59 kg
S.A./Disp.:
38.67
Disp./Len.:
26.42
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1982
Builder:
Laserperformance.com
Designer:
Bruce Kirby

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
38.67
Disp./Len.:
26.42
Comfort Ratio:
1.98
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.65

Notes

Same hull as the LASER but with a smaller sail for lighter sailors. (less than 150 lbs.)
Selected for use in Olympic women's single-handed sailing event beginning in 2004.
Photo courtesy Adam Hunt.

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