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PIPER ONE-DESIGN built by Mechans/Alexander Robertson (UK) and designed by David Boyd. Her first hull was built in 1966 with an overall lengh of 7.44 m or 24.42 ft long

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PIPER ONE-DESIGN Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.44 m / 24.42 ft
Builder(s)Mechans/Alexander Robertson
Designer(s)David Boyd
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeFin Keel
Number of Hulls Built57
First Hull Built1966
Last Hull Built1981
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Ballast Ratio58.99


Overall Length (LOA) 7.44 m / 24.42 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.95 m / 16.25 ft
Beam (width)1.91 m / 6.25 ft
Draft1.07 m / 3.50 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 1615 kg / 3560 lb
Maximum Displacement1615 kg / 3560 lb
Ballast Weight953 kg / 2100 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.64
Comfort Ratio25.59
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)370.38
Ballast Ratio58.99
Sail Area to Displacement17.2

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area23.23 m² / 250.00 ft²
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