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Design 0559

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

Principal Dimensions Imp. Metric
Length on Deck: ft/m
11.5 3.50
Designed Waterline Length:ft/m
   
Beam: ft/m
4.8 1.46
Draft, Centerboard Up: ft/m    
Weight Est: lbs/kg 185 84
Ballast: lbs/kg    
Inside Ballast: lbs/kg    
Sail Area: ft^2/m^2. 72 6.7
     
Design cost: $125 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

Plan Order Form 0559

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



Type: Sliding Gunter Rigged Centerboard Dinghy

  • Year Designed: 1933
  • Hull Type: Round Bottom
  • Back Bone: Sawn
  • Floors: Wood
  • Frames: Steam Bent
  • Skin: Lapstrake
  • Centerboard: Wood with 7lbs lead
  • Spars: White Spruce

Building Data
  • Construction Material: Wood
  • Number of Plans: 4
  • Specifications: Yes (0561)
  • Fittings List: Yes (5061)
  • Lofting Required: Yes
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Level of Details: Average
  • Alternative Construction Methods: None


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