"Vitesse"

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Design 0305

Class "R"
Design Category: "Coastal"

Principal Dimensions Imp. Metric
Length on Deck: ft/m
39.6 12.04
Designed Waterline Length:ft/m
26.0 7.90
Beam: ft/m
7.0 2.13
Draft: ft/m 5.8 1.76
Displacement: lbs/kg 11935 5425
Ballast: lbs/kg 7900 3591
Inside Ballast: lbs/kg    
Sail Area: ft^2/m^2. 592 55.0
     
Design cost: $750 for one set of building plans and the rights to build one boat.
Study plans are available. Set of 3 in same scale as drawn cost $50.

Plan Order Form 0305

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



Type: Marconi Rigged Sloop
  • Year Designed: 1926
  • Hull Type: Round Bottom
  • Back Bone: Sawn
  • Floors: Wood
  • Frame: Steam Bent
  • Skin: Carvel, Double Planked
  • Ballast Keel: Cast Lead
  • Spars: Sitka Spruce

Building Data
  • Construction Material: Wood
  • Number of Plans: 5
  • Specifications: No
  • BlockList: No
  • Lofting Required:Yes
  • Skill Level: Experienced
  • Level of Details: Average
  • Alternative Construction Methods: None


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