THUNDERBIRD 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 THUNDERBIRD. Built by undefined and designed by Ben Seaborn, the boat was first built in 1958. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 7.92. Its sail area/displacement ratio 20.91. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

THUNDERBIRD 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 THUNDERBIRD and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:7.92 m / 25.98 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):28.71 m2 / 309.03 ft2
Draft (max):1.46 m / 4.79 ft
Displacement:1656 kg / 3650.85 lbs
Ballast:694 kg / 1530.01 lbs
Designers:Ben Seaborn
LWL:6.17 m / 20.24 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:17.40
Capsize Screening Formula:1.96

Rig And Sail Specs

I:8.15 m / 26.74 ft
S.A. Fore:9.45 m / 31.00 ft
E:3.96 m / 12.99 ft
S.A. Fore:9.94 m2 / 106.99 ft2
S.A. Main:18.72 m2 / 201.50 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)28.66 m2 / 308.49 ft2


Designers:Ben Seaborn


Who designed the THUNDERBIRD?

THUNDERBIRD was designed by Ben Seaborn.

When was THUNDERBIRD first built?

THUNDERBIRD was first built in 1958.

How long is THUNDERBIRD?

THUNDERBIRD is 6.17 m in length.

What is mast height on THUNDERBIRD?

THUNDERBIRD has a mast height of 9.45 m.

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