Sabot (Australian)

1960
Designer
Charles McGregor
Builder
Dinghy Sports
Association
Australian National Sabot Council
# Built
7100
Hull Type
Pram (Daggerboard)
Construction
Plywood/FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
8 0 / 2.4 m
Waterline Length
?
Beam
3 8 / 1.1 m
Draft
1 4 / 0.4 m
Displacement
70 lbs / 31 kg
Ballast
?

Rig and Sails

Type
Cat (Marconi)
Reported Sail Area
36 ft2 / 3.3 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
?
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
?
J
?
Forestay Length
?

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
?
Sail Area/Displacement
34.57
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
?
Displacement/Length
?
Comfort Ratio
?
Capsize Screening
3.67
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Like the US SABOT, the AUSTRALIAN SABOT is loosely based on a design by Charles McGregor that appeared in (US) The Rudder Magazine in 1939. Similar though not the same as the US version.


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