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Review of Alu-X


Basic specs.

sail specifications
The Alu-X is a sailboat.

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Keel


Sailing characteristics

This section covers widely used rules of thumb to describe the sailing characteristics. Please note that even though the calculations are correct, the interpretation of the results might not be valid for extreme boats.

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Sailing statistics

This section is statistical comparison with similar boats of the same category. The basis of the following statistical computations is our unique database with more than 26,000 different boat types and 350,000 data points.

L/B (Length Beam Ratio)

What is L/B (Length Beam Ratio)?

The l/b ratio for Alu-X is 4.39.

Wide Slim 100% 0 50 100
Compared with other similar sailboats it is slimmer than 100% of all other designs. It seems that the designer has chosen a significantly more speedy hull design. This type of design is also referred to as 'needle'.


Maintenance

Rig

If you need to renew parts of your running rig and is not quite sure of the dimensions, you may find the estimates computed below useful.



Guiding dimensions of running rig
UsageLengthDiameter
Jib sheet 10.2 m(33.4 feet)12 mm(1/2 inch)
Genoa sheet 10.2 m(33.4 feet)12 mm(1/2 inch)
Mainsheet 25.4 m(83.5 feet)12 mm(1/2 inch)
Spinnaker sheet22.4 m(73.5 feet)12 mm(1/2 inch)

Boat owner's ideas

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Finally

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