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KINGFISHER III built by American Fiberglass Corp. (USA) and designed by Philip L. Rhodes. Her first hull was built in 1960 with an overall lengh of 3.63 m or 11.92 ft long

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KINGFISHER III Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft3.63 m / 11.92 ft
Builder(s)American Fiberglass Corp.
Designer(s)Philip L. Rhodes
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeCenterboard Dinghy
First Hull Built1960
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop


Overall Length (LOA) 3.63 m / 11.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)3.25 m / 10.67 ft
Beam (width)1.42 m / 4.67 ft
Draft0.91 m / 3.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 82 kg / 180 lb
Maximum Displacement82 kg / 180 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)3.31
Comfort Ratio3.23
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)66.15
Sail Area to Displacement40.18

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length3.94 m / 12.92 ft
Reported Sail Area7.43 m² / 80.00 ft²
Total Sail Area7.16 m² / 77.11 ft²
Mainsail Area4.96 m² / 53.38 ft²
I12.33 ft * 3.76 m
J3.85 ft * 1.17 m
P15.25 ft * 4.65 m
E7.00 ft * 2.13 m
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