"12 Ft Dinghy"

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Design 0542

Dory, Dinghy & Tenders
Design Category: "Protected Water"

Principal Dimensions Imp. Metric
Length on Deck: ft/m
12.0 3.65
Designed Waterline Length:ft/m
10.7 3.25
Beam: ft/m
5.5 1.67
Draft, Centerboard Up: ft/m 1.2 0.36
Weight Est: lbs/kg 250 114
Ballast: lbs/kg    
Inside Ballast: lbs/kg    
Sail Area: ft^2/m^2. 92 8.6
     
Design cost: $100 for one set of building plans, specifications and the rights to build one boat.


Study plans are available. Set of 2 in same scale as drawn cost $30.

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The design may not be modified or reproduced without our written permission.



Type: Marconi Rigged Saining Dinghy
  • Year Designed: 1948
  • Hull Type: Round Bottom
  • Back Bone: Sawn
  • Floors: Wood
  • Frames: Steam Bent
  • Skin: Single Planked
  • Centerboard: Steel Plate
  • Spars: Sitka Spruce

Building Data
  • Construction Material: Wood
  • Number of Plans: 3
  • Specifications: On Drawings
  • Block List: No
  • Lofting Required: No
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Level of Details: Above Average
  • Alternative Construction Methods: Lapstrake or Strip


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