WATKINS 23 XL

WATKINS 23 XL drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
23.00 ft / 7.01 m
LWL:
19.80 ft / 6.04 m
S.A. (reported):
200.00 ft2 / 18.58 m2
Beam:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Draft (max):
6.00 ft / 1.83 m
Draft (min):
1.50 ft / 0.46 m
Displacement:
2,500 lb / 1,134 kg
Ballast:
900 lb / 408 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.41
Bal./Disp.:
36.00
Disp./Len.:
143.78
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1973
Last Built:
1980
# Built:
400
Builder:
Watkins Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer:
Helsen/Watkins
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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Water:
15 gals / 57 L
Fuel:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.41
Bal./Disp.:
36.00
Disp./Len.:
143.78
Comfort Ratio:
11.66

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
24.00 ft / 7.32 m
J:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
P:
21.00 ft / 6.40 m
E:
8.75 ft / 2.67 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
108.00 ft2 / 10.03 m2
S.A. Main:
91.88 ft2 / 8.54 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
199.88 ft2 / 18.57 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.40
Est. Forestay Len.:
25.63 ft / 7.81 m

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Notes

An adaptation of the HELSEN 22. The Watkins brothers obtained permission from the original designer/builder, Johannes Helsen, to produce a copy, with a few modifications.



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