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FLYER (PEARSON) built by Pearson Yachts (USA) and designed by William Shaw. Her first hull was built in 1981 with an overall lengh of 9.12 m or 29.92 ft long

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FLYER (PEARSON) Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft9.12 m / 29.92 ft
Builder(s)Pearson Yachts
Designer(s)William Shaw
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeFin w/transom hung rudder
First Hull Built1981
Last Hull Built1983
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Ballast Ratio44.01


Overall Length (LOA) 9.12 m / 29.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.62 m / 25.00 ft
Beam (width)3.38 m / 11.08 ft
Draft1.75 m / 5.75 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 2783 kg / 6135 lb
Maximum Displacement2783 kg / 6135 lb
Ballast Weight1225 kg / 2700 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.42
Comfort Ratio14.55
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)175.29
Ballast Ratio44.01
Sail Area to Displacement21.84

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length11.13 m / 36.52 ft
Reported Sail Area42.36 m² / 456.00 ft²
Total Sail Area42.43 m² / 456.67 ft²
Mainsail Area25.48 m² / 274.32 ft²
I35.00 ft * 10.67 m
J10.42 ft * 3.18 m
P39.67 ft * 12.09 m
E13.83 ft * 4.22 m
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