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FIREBALL

FIREBALL and designed by Peter Milne. Her first hull was built in 1962 with an overall lengh of 4.93 m or 16.17 ft long

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FIREBALL Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft4.93 m / 16.17 ft
Builder(s)Several manufacturers
Designer(s)Peter Milne
BrandFireball
CountryVarious
Hull TypeCenterboard Dinghy
Number of Hulls Built15000
First Hull Built1962
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 4.93 m / 16.17 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.04 m / 13.25 ft
Beam (width)1.35 m / 4.42 ft
Draft1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 77 kg / 170 lb
Maximum Displacement77 kg / 170 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)3.19
Comfort Ratio2.57
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)32.63
Sail Area to Displacement64.17

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area11.43 m² / 123.00 ft²
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