Class: H-Class

Designed in 1914 by Nathaniel G. Herreshoff as a boy training boat for the waters in Buzzard Bay. The boat was built for yachtsman that wanted a boat for their children that was easy to handle. Over 3000 have been built over the years and are still being made in fiberglass versions today.

Also called the 12 1/2 for the length of the waterline of the boat.

 

Designer:
Rig: Gaff Sloop
Built By:
LOA m / ft: 4.8m / 15'10"
LOD m / ft: 4.8m / 15'10"
LWL m / ft: 3.8m / 12'6"
Beam m / ft: 1.8m / 5'10"
Draught m / ft: 0.8m / 2'6"
Sail Area 140 sq.ft
Construction:
Information:
Boat List: Kona