TYPHOON 18 (WEEKENDER)

TYPHOON 18 (WEEKENDER) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
18.50 ft / 5.64 m
LWL:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
Beam:
6.29 ft / 1.92 m
S.A. (reported):
160.00 ft2 / 14.86 m2
Draft (max):
2.58 ft / 0.79 m
Displacement:
2,000 lb / 907 kg
Ballast:
900 lb / 408 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.16
Bal./Disp.:
45.00
Disp./Len.:
362.89
Construction:
FG solid laminate
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1967
Last Built:
1986
# Built:
1982
Builder:
Cape Dory Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Carl Alberg

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.16
Bal./Disp.:
45.00
Disp./Len.:
362.89
Comfort Ratio:
17.78
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.00
S#:
1.25

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
19.08 ft / 5.82 m
J:
6.17 ft / 1.88 m
P:
22.00 ft / 6.71 m
E:
8.75 ft / 2.67 m
S.A. Fore:
58.86 ft2 / 5.47 m2
S.A. Main:
96.25 ft2 / 8.94 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
155.11 ft2 / 14.41 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.67
Est. Forestay Len.:
20.05 ft / 6.11 m

Notes

The DAYSAILER model has a slightly larger cockpit than WEEKENDER.
With nearly 2000 built, this was Cape Dory's most successful model.

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