NORDIC FOLKBOAT

NORDIC FOLKBOAT photo NORDIC FOLKBOAT drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
25.20 ft / 7.68 m
LWL:
19.68 ft / 6.00 m
S.A. (reported):
220.00 ft2 / 20.44 m2
Beam:
7.22 ft / 2.20 m
Draft (max):
3.92 ft / 1.19 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
4,255 lb / 1,930 kg
Ballast:
2,205 lb / 1,000 kg
S.A./Disp.:
13.44
Bal./Disp.:
51.82
Disp./Len.:
249.22
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1942
Last Built:
# Built:
4000
Builder:
Designer:
Jac Iversen & Tor Sunden/Scandinavian Yacht Racing
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
13.44
Bal./Disp.:
51.82
Disp./Len.:
249.22
Comfort Ratio:
22.13

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
18.04 ft / 5.50 m
J:
6.72 ft / 2.05 m
P:
28.71 ft / 8.75 m
E:
11.10 ft / 3.38 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
60.61 ft2 / 5.63 m2
S.A. Main:
159.34 ft2 / 14.80 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
219.95 ft2 / 20.43 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.44
Est. Forestay Len.:
19.25 ft / 5.87 m

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Notes

Though related, the NORDIC FOLKBOAT, unlike the later INTERNATIONAL FOLKBOAT, has the traditional clinker built hull.(preserved in a fiberglass version.) Most recent builder: (2009) Folkebådcentralen A/S Grønlandsgade 10 DK-5300 Kerteminde, Denmark Tel. +45 65 32 32 32 Fax. +45 65 32 32 26, CVR 80497318 e-mail: folkboat@folkboat.dk



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