Y FLYER

Y FLYER insignia Y FLYER photo Y FLYER drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
18.17 ft / 5.54 m
LWL:
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
S.A. (reported):
161.00 ft2 / 14.96 m2
Beam:
5.67 ft / 1.73 m
Draft (max):
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Draft (min):
0.50 ft / 0.15 m
Displacement:
500 lb / 227 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
40.95
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
73.22
Construction:
Wood or FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1941
Last Built:
# Built:
2770
Builder:
Turner Marine
Designer:
Alvin Youngquist
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
40.95
Bal./Disp.:
Disp./Len.:
73.22
Comfort Ratio:
4.90

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Notes

The design first appeared in 'The Rudder' magazine in 1938 and originally intended for the home builder. The Y FLYER has been popular in America and Canada.



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