Eastward HO 24

1975
Designer
Walter McInnis
Builder
C. E. Ryder
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Construction
Wood/FG w/balsa deck

Dimensions

Length Overall
23 7 / 7.2 m
Waterline Length
20 0 / 6.1 m
Beam
8 7 / 2.6 m
Draft
3 10 / 1.2 m
Displacement
7,000 lbs / 3,175 kg
Ballast
3,000 lbs / 1,361 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
301 ft2 / 28 m2
Total Sail Area
301.3 ft2 / 28 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
158.6 ft2 / 14.7 m2
P
25 11 / 7.9 m
E
12 2 / 3.7 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
142.6 ft2 / 13.3 m2
I
31 8 / 9.7 m
J
8 11 / 2.7 m
Forestay Length
32 11 / 10 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Palmer
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
gas
Fuel Capacity
22 gal / 83 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
22 gal / 83 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
5.99 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
13.16
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
42.86
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
390.62
ultraheavy
Comfort Ratio
28.67
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.81
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Originally designed for wood contruction. The hulls of the later, FG version were built by CE Ryder (USA) and finished by Portsmouth Yacht Co.
Diesel power was available as an option.


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