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KIRBY 1/4 T

KIRBY 1/4 T built by New Orleans Marine/Competition Marine Ltd. and designed by Bruce Kirby. Her first hull was built in 1975 with an overall lengh of 7.90 m or 25.92 ft long

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KIRBY 1/4 T Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.90 m / 25.92 ft
Builder(s)New Orleans Marine/Competition Marine Ltd.
Designer(s)Bruce Kirby
BrandKirby
CountryCanada
Hull TypeFin w/spade rudder
Number of Hulls Built26
First Hull Built1975
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio46.98

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 7.90 m / 25.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.15 m / 20.17 ft
Beam (width)2.87 m / 9.42 ft
Draft1.47 m / 4.83 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 1950 kg / 4300 lb
Maximum Displacement1950 kg / 4300 lb
Ballast Weight916 kg / 2020 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.32
Comfort Ratio15.3
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)233.94
Ballast Ratio46.98
Sail Area to Displacement16.44

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length10.22 m / 33.53 ft
Reported Sail Area25.18 m² / 271.00 ft²
Total Sail Area25.18 m² / 271.00 ft²
Mainsail Area10.31 m² / 111.00 ft²
I32.00 ft * 9.75 m
J10.00 ft * 3.05 m
P27.75 ft * 8.46 m
E8.00 ft * 2.44 m
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