WATKINS 25

WATKINS 25 photo WATKINS 25 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
24.92 ft / 7.60 m
LWL:
21.00 ft / 6.40 m
Beam:
8.50 ft / 2.59 m
S.A. (reported):
262.00 ft2 / 24.34 m2
Draft (max):
2.50 ft / 0.76 m
Displacement:
4,800 lb / 2,177 kg
Ballast:
1,900 lb / 862 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.77
Bal./Disp.:
39.58
Disp./Len.:
231.39
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1985
Builder:
Watkins Yachts Inc. (USA)

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.77
Bal./Disp.:
39.58
Disp./Len.:
231.39
Comfort Ratio:
19.33
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.02
S#:
2.12

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
29.00 ft / 8.84 m
J:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
P:
24.25 ft / 7.39 m
E:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
S.A. Fore:
152.25 ft2 / 14.14 m2
S.A. Main:
109.13 ft2 / 10.14 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
261.38 ft2 / 24.28 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.74
Est. Forestay Len.:
30.84 ft / 9.40 m

Notes

The hull of the WATKINS 25 is alledged to have derived from the COLUMBIA 24 (with major modifications) including a completely different deck and coachroof. The WATKINS 25 later became the COM-PAC 25.

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