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BULL'S EYE built by Cape Cod Shipbuilding Co. (USA) and designed by Nat Herreshoff. Her first hull was built in 1914 with an overall lengh of 4.79 m or 15.71 ft long

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BULL'S EYE Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft4.79 m / 15.71 ft
Builder(s)Cape Cod Shipbuilding Co.
Designer(s)Nat Herreshoff
BrandCap Cod
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
First Hull Built1914
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Ballast Ratio55.56


Overall Length (LOA) 4.79 m / 15.71 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)3.83 m / 12.56 ft
Beam (width)1.78 m / 5.83 ft
Draft0.74 m / 2.42 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 612 kg / 1350 lb
Maximum Displacement612 kg / 1350 lb
Ballast Weight340 kg / 750 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.11
Comfort Ratio14.74
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)304.17
Ballast Ratio55.56
Sail Area to Displacement18.38

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length5.49 m / 18.03 ft
Reported Sail Area13.01 m² / 140.00 ft²
Total Sail Area14.42 m² / 155.24 ft²
Mainsail Area9.68 m² / 104.24 ft²
I17.00 ft * 5.18 m
J6.00 ft * 1.83 m
P19.25 ft * 5.87 m
E10.83 ft * 3.30 m
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