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AMERICAN 16

AMERICAN 16 built by American Fiberglass Corp. (USA). Her first hull was built in 1971 with an overall lengh of 4.82 m or 15.83 ft long

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AMERICAN 16 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft4.82 m / 15.83 ft
Builder(s)American Fiberglass Corp.
BrandAmerican
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeCenterboard Dinghy
First Hull Built1971
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 4.82 m / 15.83 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.70 m / 15.42 ft
Beam (width)1.83 m / 6.00 ft
Draft0.66 m / 2.16 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 227 kg / 500 lb
Maximum Displacement227 kg / 500 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)3.03
Comfort Ratio4.57
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)60.88
Sail Area to Displacement31.79

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area11.61 m² / 125.00 ft²
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