J BIRD III: TP 52 (15.8M) Racing Sloop

 

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CONSTRUCTION DETAILS

Hull – Epoxy pre-preg carbon fiber laminate, Superlite balsa core

Deck – Epoxy pre-preg carbon fiber laminate, Superlite balsa core

Structure – Epoxy pre-preg carbon fiber laminate, Superlite balsa core

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FEATURES

Keel – Fixed keel, high strength stainless steel fin with lead bulb

Rudder – Pre-preg carbon fiber

Steering – Twin carbon fiber pedestals and wheels

Interior Layout – Offshore race, pipe berths, galley, enclosed head, nav station

 

 

DESIGN

Alan Andrews Yacht Design

ENGINEERING

High Modulus NZ

 

SPECIFICATIONS

LOA - 52'               15.8M

LWL - 48'               14.6M

Beam - 14.3'           4.4M

Draft - 10.5'            3.2M

Displ - 16,500 lb    7,485 kg

** First TP 52 Ever Built **