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GALE FORCE PILOT CUTTER built by Kaiser Yachts Associates (USA) and designed by John Kaiser Sr.. Her first hull was built in 1983 with an overall lengh of 10.39 m or 34.08 ft long

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GALE FORCE PILOT CUTTER Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft10.39 m / 34.08 ft
Builder(s)Kaiser Yachts Associates
Designer(s)John Kaiser Sr.
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
First Hull Built1983
Rigging TypeCutter
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal416 L / 110 gal
Ballast Ratio40.1


Overall Length (LOA) 10.39 m / 34.08 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)8.43 m / 27.67 ft
Beam (width)3.20 m / 10.50 ft
Draft1.62 m / 5.33 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 9163 kg / 20200 lb
Maximum Displacement9163 kg / 20200 lb
Ballast Weight3674 kg / 8100 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.55
Comfort Ratio46.03
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)425.67
Ballast Ratio40.1
Sail Area to Displacement14.77

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length15.04 m / 49.33 ft
Reported Sail Area63.36 m² / 682.00 ft²
Total Sail Area66.29 m² / 713.51 ft²
Mainsail Area29.16 m² / 313.88 ft²
I46.20 ft * 14.08 m
J17.30 ft * 5.27 m
P40.50 ft * 12.34 m
E15.50 ft * 4.72 m
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