PETREL 12 (RHODES)

PETREL 12 (RHODES) photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
Beam:
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
S.A. (reported):
100.00 ft2 / 9.29 m2
Draft (max):
2.00 ft / 0.61 m
Draft (min):
0.33 ft / 0.10 m
Displacement:
225 lb / 102 kg
S.A./Disp.:
43.29
Construction:
ALU
First Built:
1966
# Built:
1400
Builder:
AeroCraft (USA)
Designer:
Rhodes

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
43.29
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.29

Notes

Built by ALCAN (Aluminum Company of Canada Ltd.)
Sold in US through:
Aero-Craft Boat & Canoe Co.
A Div. of Browning Arms.

Rhodes design #794
This PETREL should not be confused with another somewhat earlier fiberglass dinghy of the same name, built by Pearson Yachts.)

Thanks to John Wright for providing corrections and brochure photo.

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