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VERTUE built by Cheoy Lee/E.F.Elkins and designed by Jack Laurent Giles. Her first hull was built in 1947 with an overall lengh of 7.70 m or 25.25 ft long

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VERTUE Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.70 m / 25.25 ft
Builder(s)Cheoy Lee Shipyard Ltd / E.F.Elkins
Designer(s)Jack Laurent Giles
BrandCheoy Lee
CountryHong Kong
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built100
First Hull Built1947
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
Ballast Ratio40.91


Overall Length (LOA) 7.70 m / 25.25 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.55 m / 21.50 ft
Beam (width)2.18 m / 7.16 ft
Draft1.37 m / 4.50 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 4990 kg / 11000 lb
Maximum Displacement4990 kg / 11000 lb
Ballast Weight2041 kg / 4500 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.29
Comfort Ratio54.56
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)494.12
Ballast Ratio40.91
Sail Area to Displacement9.74

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area27.87 m² / 300.00 ft²
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