TAIPAN 4.9

TAIPAN 4.9 photo TAIPAN 4.9 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Catamaran Twin Dbrd.
Rigging Type:
Frac. Sloop (Rotating Spar)
LOA:
16.24 ft / 4.95 m
LWL:
S.A. (reported):
195.00 ft2 / 18.12 m2
Beam:
7.68 ft / 2.34 m
Draft (max):
2.62 ft / 0.80 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
231 lb / 105 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
82.94
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1982
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Australian High Performance Catamarans
Designer:
Greg Goodall/Jim Boyer
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
82.94
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:

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Notes

Designed to sailed with sloop or cat rig. Despite it's age, modified versions often compete successfully in the FORMULA 18 class. Seen mostly in Australia.



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