PETREL 12 (PEARSON)

PETREL 12 (PEARSON) photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
12.08 ft / 3.68 m
LWL:
11.00 ft / 3.35 m
Beam:
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
S.A. (reported):
85.00 ft2 / 7.90 m2
Draft (max):
2.00 ft / 0.61 m
Draft (min):
0.33 ft / 0.10 m
Displacement:
160 lb / 73 kg
S.A./Disp.:
46.17
Disp./Len.:
53.67
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1964
Builder:
Pearson Yachts (USA)
Designer:
William Tritt

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
46.17
Disp./Len.:
53.67
Comfort Ratio:
2.56
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.69
S#:
9.89

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Notes

Thanks to Matt Tritt, son of the designer, for providing corrections and additional information.

This PETREL should not be confused with another PETREL dinghy, built of aluminum (1966) in Canada and designed by Rhodes.
(We probably helped to promote this error for a number of years.)

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