NIPPER (RAY GREENE)

NIPPER (RAY GREENE) photo NIPPER (RAY GREENE) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
LWL:
Beam:
5.16 ft / 1.57 m
S.A. (reported):
100.00 ft2 / 9.29 m2
Draft (max):
2.67 ft / 0.81 m
Draft (min):
0.50 ft / 0.15 m
Displacement:
250 lb / 113 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
40.35
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Construction:
FG or Plywood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1938
Last Built:
# Built:
2300
Builder:
Ray Greene & Co. (USA)
Designer:
Ray Greene
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
40.35
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.28

Rig and Sail Particulars

Mast Height from DWL:
20.67 ft / 6.30 m

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Notes

The earliest NIPPERS were built of plywood. There was an active one-design class for many years in the mid west USA. A later, sloop rigged version was called the SLIPPER. Sail area 110sqft.

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