WOOD-PUSSY

WOOD-PUSSY insignia WOOD-PUSSY drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Cat (Marconi)
LOA:
13.50 ft
Beam:
6.00 ft
S.A. (reported):
110.00 ft2
Draft (max):
2.50 ft
Draft (min):
0.58 ft
Displacement:
400 lb
S.A./Disp.:
32.46
Construction:
Wood & FG
First Built:
1943
# Built:
1000
Builder:
Palmer Scott/Marscot Plastics (USA)
Designer:
Philip Rhodes

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
32.46
Capsize Screening Formula:
3.26
S#:
N/A

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Notes

Rhodes Design #491
Originally commissioned by Donald B. Abbott as a junior trainer as well as a day-sailer for adults.
The PUFFIN, sailed in New England waters and the LAUDERDALE ONE-DESIGN seen in Florida (USA), have the same hull but with a sloop rig.
Fiberglass construction adopted by the mid 1950's.

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