X BOAT (USA)

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
LWL:
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
S.A. (reported):
109.00 ft2 / 10.13 m2
Beam:
6.08 ft / 1.85 m
Draft (max):
2.58 ft / 0.79 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
470 lb / 213 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
28.89
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
68.82
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1932
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Johnson Boat Works (USA)
Designer:
John O. Johnson
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
28.89
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
68.82
Comfort Ratio:
4.38

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Notes

John O. Johnson was the founder of Johnson Boat works (1897) and was an early innovator in scow design on the Great Lakes. Also called the CUB. Most often sailed/raced by younger sailors (under 16). Main and jib only.



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