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490

1968
Designer
Christian Maury
Builder
Lanaverre
Hull Type
Centerboard Dinghy
Construction
FG or Wood

Dimensions

Length Overall
16.08 ft / 4.90 m
Waterline Length
14.70 ft / 4.48 m
Beam
5.70 ft / 1.74 m
Draft
3.80 ft / 1.16 m
Displacement
280 lb / 127 kg
Ballast
?

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
155.00 ft2 / 14.40 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
5.14 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
57.94
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
39.35
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
2.8
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
3.49
better suited for coastal cruising

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