Javelin dinghy

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O'Day Javelin
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Class symbol
Development
DesignerUffa Fox
Year1960
Boat
Crew2
DraftCB 6" up/3'10" down
Hull
Typeplaning hull
Constructionfiberglass
Hull weight475 - 524 lbs
LOA14 ft
LWL13 ft 2 in
Beam5 ft 8 in
Hull appendages
Keel/board type49 lb galvanized steel plate
Rig
Rig typesloop
Mast length22' 11 3/8" (overall)
Sails
Mainsail area90 ft2
Jib/genoa area35 ft2
Spinnaker area127 ft2
Upwind sail area125 ft2
Racing
D-PN111.3

The Javelin is a 14-foot dinghy designed by Uffa Fox in 1960 and built by the O'Day company until 1984. The boat is a comfortable daysailer. Over 5000 were produced in the United States and the older "classic" models are still being built in Japan.

The Javelin sails off a D-PN of 111.3[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Centerboard Classes". US Sailing. Archived from the original on 15 March 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2012.

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