Albacore

 
Albacore
Length: 4.58m (15ft)
Width: 1.60m (5ft 3ins)
Weight:
Country: UK
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 11.65 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1954
Builder:
Boats Built: 8065
At Date: 2009
Class Association website:
http://www.albacore.org.uk/
CVRDA Handicaps
Classic wing: 94
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
Old wing: 92
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
RYA Portsmouth Number:
Any wing: 1055 in 2013

Originally made in moulded veneer, the Albacore is now also available in FRP.