THISTLE Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of THISTLE. Built by Clark Boat Company and designed by Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass, the boat was first built in 1945. It has a hull type of Centerboard Dinghy and LOA is 5.18. Its sail area/displacement ratio 47.63. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

THISTLE has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about THISTLE and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:5.18 m / 16.99 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Centerboard Dinghy
S.A. (reported):17.74 m2 / 190.95 ft2
Draft (max):1.37 m / 4.49 ft
Displacement:234 kg / 515.88 lbs
Construction:Molded Ply/FG
# Built:4000
Designers:Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass
LWL:5.18 m / 16.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:4.30
Capsize Screening Formula:3.00


Builders:Clark Boat Company
Designers:Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass


Who designed the THISTLE?

THISTLE was designed by Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass.

Who builds THISTLE?

THISTLE is built by Clark Boat Company.

When was THISTLE first built?

THISTLE was first built in 1945.

How long is THISTLE?

THISTLE is 5.18 m in length.

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