TORNADO CATAMARAN

TORNADO CATAMARAN insignia TORNADO CATAMARAN photo TORNADO CATAMARAN drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Catamaran Twin Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Frac. Sloop (Rotating Spar)
LOA:
20.00 ft / 6.10 m
LWL:
Beam:
9.92 ft / 3.02 m
S.A. (reported):
235.00 ft2 / 21.83 m2
Draft (max):
2.00 ft / 0.61 m
Draft (min):
0.50 ft / 0.15 m
Displacement:
300 lb / 136 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
83.99
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1966
Last Built:
# Built:
4700
Builder:
Designer:
R. March/T. Pearce/R. White
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
83.99
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
Capsize Screening Formula:
5.93

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Notes

The TORNADO first appeared as winner of the 1967 international “B” class catamaran trials. It was an Olympic class from 1976-2008. The class rules were changed to allow twin trapezes, 'flat head' mainsail, and asym. spinnaker.(2004?)

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