OPTIMIST DINGHY (INT)

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Pram (Daggerboard)
Rigging Type:
Sprit/Lug
LOA:
7.67 ft / 2.34 m
LWL:
7.08 ft / 2.16 m
S.A. (reported):
Beam:
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Draft (max):
3.17 ft / 0.97 m
Draft (min):
0.33 ft / 0.10 m
Displacement:
92 lb / 42 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
115.73
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1947
Last Built:
# Built:
400000
Builder:
Designer:
Clark Mills
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
115.73
Comfort Ratio:
3.69

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Notes

Immensely popular youth trainer, designed for and built by a large number of home builders. The list shown here can only represent a small fraction of past and current professional builders. U.S. Optimist Dinghy Assn. P.O. Box 150127 222 E. Westmonte Dr. #101 Almonte Springs, FL 21401 407-774-7880 Fax: 407-774-6440



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