WHISTLER CLASS (RHODES)

WHISTLER CLASS (RHODES) photo WHISTLER CLASS (RHODES) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
38.50 ft / 11.73 m
LWL:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
S.A. (reported):
Beam:
10.00 ft / 3.05 m
Draft (max):
7.00 ft / 2.13 m
Draft (min):
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Displacement:
18,000 lb / 8,165 kg
Ballast:
6,000 lb / 2,722 kg
S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
33.33
Disp./Len.:
457.20
Construction:
Wood planked
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1949
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Thomas Knutson (USA)
Designer:
Philip Rhodes
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
33.33
Disp./Len.:
457.20
Comfort Ratio:
43.54

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Notes

Rhodes Design #588. First boats built by Houde & Bergeron, Ltd. of Quebec CAN. 14 built by T. Knutson at LI NY beginning in 1951, as well as handful of others in the US.



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