Larken Klasse

1919
Designer
A Van Gool,
Builders
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Associations
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# Built
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Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
Wood

Dimensions

Length Overall
13 1 / 4 m
Waterline Length
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Beam
4 7 / 1.4 m
Draft
2 3 / 0.7 m
Displacement
530 lbs / 241 kg
Ballast
70 lbs / 34 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Gunter
Reported Sail Area
118 ft2 / 11 m2
Total Sail Area
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Mainsail
Sail Area
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P
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E
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Mast Height
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Foresail
Sail Area
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I
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J
?
Forestay Length
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Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
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HP
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Fuel Type
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Fuel Capacity
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Accomodations

Water Capacity
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Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
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Sail Area/Displacement
28.76
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
14.1
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
?
Comfort Ratio
?
Capsize Screening
2.27
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Loosely based an earlier, very popular (centerboard) Scow design published in ‘The Rudder’ magazine, (1898) with Star-type keel and rudder added. Raced in Holland with a resurgence of interest in recent decades. Only scantlings specified so actual weight is an estimate.


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