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49ER

1999
Designer
Bethwaite Design
Builder
MacKay Boats Ltd.
Ovington Boats Ltd.
Nautivela
LaserPerformance
Hull Type
Centerboard Dinghy
Construction
FG
Associations
49er Class (Int.)

Dimensions

Length Overall
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
Waterline Length
?
Beam
6.33 ft / 1.93 m
Draft
4.92 ft / 1.50 m
Displacement
270 lb / 122 kg
Ballast
?
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
229.00 ft2 / 21.27 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
J
Est. Forestay Len.
?

Spinnaker

SPL/TPS
ISP

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
Sail Area/Displacement
87.71
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
3.92
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Beam with wings removed: 5.58’.
Olympic class since 2002.


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