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SWORDFISH built by Fairey Marine and designed by Uffa Fox. Her first hull was built in 1946 with an overall lengh of 4.57 m or 15.00 ft long

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SWORDFISH Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft4.57 m / 15.00 ft
Builder(s)Fairey Marine Ltd
Designer(s)Uffa Fox
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeCenterboard Dinghy
Number of Hulls Built200
First Hull Built1946
Last Hull Built1963
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop


Overall Length (LOA) 4.57 m / 15.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.42 m / 14.50 ft
Beam (width)1.52 m / 5.00 ft
Draft1.45 m / 4.75 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 397 kg / 875 lb
Maximum Displacement397 kg / 875 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.09
Comfort Ratio10.81
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)128.13
Sail Area to Displacement22.78

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area12.08 m² / 130.00 ft²
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