Bounty (Rhodes)

1939
Designer
Philip Rhodes
Builder
Coleman Boat Co./Thomas D. Scott (USA)
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Long Keel
Construction
Wood

Dimensions

Length Overall
38 8 / 11.8 m
Waterline Length
27 5 / 8.4 m
Beam
9 8 / 3 m
Draft
5 8 / 1.7 m
Displacement
18,000 lbs / 8,165 kg
Ballast
6,200 lbs / 2,812 kg (iron)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
635 ft2 / 59 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
?
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
?
J
?
Forestay Length
?

Auxilary Power

Make
Universal
Model
Utility Four
HP
25
Fuel Type
Gas
Fuel Capacity
25 gal / 95 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
30 gal / 114 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.03 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
14.79
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
34.44
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
386.39
ultraheavy
Comfort Ratio
43.57
heavy bluewater boat
Capsize Screening
1.48
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Soon after designing the RHODES 27, Rhodes designed the BOUNTY (design #451) for production in wood. It was the predecessor to the BOUNTY II which, in 1956, became one of the first molded fiberglass boats of this size.


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