NIPPER (RAY GREENE)

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

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
3.66 m
Beam:
1.57 m
S.A. (reported):
9.29 m2
Draft (max):
0.81 m
Draft (min):
0.15 m
Displacement:
113 kg
S.A./Disp.:
40.35
Construction:
FG or Plywood
First Built:
1938
# Built:
2300
Builder:
Ray Greene & Co. (USA)
Designer:
Ray Greene

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
40.35
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.28
S#:
N/A

Rig and Sail Particulars

Mast Height from DWL:
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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