SAIL DIMENSIONS

(from Philip L. Rhodes Drawing No. 74903)  

  Luff Foot Leech Area 
Mainsail* 32' 6 " 14' 9" 34' 9 " 241sq ft
Working Jib 32' 3" 11' 9 " 28' 9" 168
No 1 Genoa 36' 9 " 22' 0" 36' 3" 385
No 2 Genoa 33' 6" 17' 6" 31' 6" 273
Storm Jib 22' 0" 8' 7" 18' 3" 76
Spin. Stays'l 20' 0" 14' 4" 22' 0" 141
Storm Trys'l 13' 9" 9' 6" 18' 0" 64
Self-tending Jib 32' 6" 11' 3" 29' 0" 162

 * Luff and leech measured from top of boom to bottom of black band at masthead. Foot measured from aft side of mast to aft end of ourhaul track.

Mainsail luff to be fitted with jackline extending 9' 0" above tack.

Mainsail slides: Luff & Foot-Merriman Bros.-7/8" Fig. 405

Headsails measured to stay

Foretriangle: P = 37.50' J = 12.25'

Head pennants: No 2 Genoa 3' 3", Working Jib 4' 6", Storm Jib 13' 6"
Tack pennant: Storm Jib 1' 0" (head and tack pennants 5/32"D. 7X19 S.S.)


P=32.5 E=14.75 I=37.5 J=12.25  

There is also a tall mast version with the following dimensions:

P=35.00 E=15.33 I=40.58  J=12.25

Rigging specifications for 1964 Vanguard from original documents:

Standing rigging: 1/4 x 1 x 19 x 36'11" stainless steel with 1/2 inch turnbuckle, 1/2 inch toggle