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49ERFX

2010
Designer
Bethwaite Design
Builder
MacKay Boats Ltd.
Nautivela
Hull Type
Centerboard Dinghy
Construction
FG

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
207.00 ft2 / 19.23 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
79.28
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

49ER hull with slightly smaller rig for lighter sailors.
Beam with wings removed: 1.76m/5.58’
Mast height 7.5m/24.6’
Mainsail Area 13.8m2/148.5 sq.ft.
Jib Area 5.8m2 /62.4 sq.ft.
Gennaker Area 25.1m2/227.1 sq.ft.
To be sailed as a separate class (from 49ER) in 2016 Olympics.


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