SCORPION DINGHY

SCORPION DINGHY photo SCORPION DINGHY drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
Beam:
4.58 ft / 1.40 m
S.A. (reported):
107.00 ft2 / 9.94 m2
Draft (max):
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Draft (min):
0.58 ft / 0.18 m
Displacement:
179 lb / 81 kg
S.A./Disp.:
53.94
Construction:
Wood/FG
First Built:
1960
# Built:
1900
Designer:
Taprell Dorling

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
53.94
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.25

Notes

Hard chined dinghy (originally designed for plywood contruction). Many were sold as kits.

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