WIVENHOE

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
15.00 ft / 4.57 m
LWL:
14.20 ft / 4.33 m
Beam:
5.18 ft / 1.58 m
S.A. (reported):
129.00 ft2 / 11.98 m2
Draft (max):
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Draft (min):
0.83 ft / 0.25 m
Displacement:
525 lb / 238 kg
Ballast:
70 lb / 32 kg
S.A./Disp.:
31.76
Bal./Disp.:
13.33
Disp./Len.:
81.86
Construction:
Wood (Clinker)
First Built:
1935
Last Built:
1945
# Built:
20
Designer:
Dr. Walter Radcliffe

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
31.76
Bal./Disp.:
13.33
Disp./Len.:
81.86
Comfort Ratio:
6.28
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.57

Notes

Since the first Wivenhoe One Design was built (1935), sixteen boats are still within the locality of Wivenhoe (UK) from an original total of nineteen. (2008).

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