MERLIN-ROCKET

MERLIN-ROCKET photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
LWL:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
S.A. (reported):
105.00 ft2 / 9.75 m2
Beam:
7.16 ft / 2.18 m
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Draft (min):
0.60 ft / 0.18 m
Displacement:
210 lb / 95 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
47.59
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
38.10
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1946
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Various
Designer:
Various
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
47.59
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
38.10
Comfort Ratio:
1.73

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Notes

Popular and very competitive 'development class' dinghy sailed in the UK with a long history of innovations. Actual dimensions vary but must conform to the class rules available on the class web site.



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