OSPREY

OSPREY insignia OSPREY photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
17.50 ft / 5.33 m
LWL:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
S.A. (reported):
150.00 ft2 / 13.94 m2
Beam:
5.83 ft / 1.78 m
Draft (max):
4.83 ft / 1.47 m
Draft (min):
0.50 ft / 0.15 m
Displacement:
295 lb / 134 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
54.21
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
26.81
Construction:
Wood or FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1952
Last Built:
# Built:
900
Builder:
Designer:
Ian Proctor
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
54.21
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
26.81
Comfort Ratio:
2.54

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Notes

Designed for the 1952 Olympic 2 man dinghy selection Trials. Though the FLYING DUTCHMAN was selected, the significantly smaller OSPREY proved faster in the first round.



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