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I don't see spreaders on your mast or have you not finished rigging it?
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Close ... but doesn't look quite like a FD either.



Restoring a Flying Dutchman Sailboat (FD)

Probably too old for a hull number I guess???
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Here is another link to FD specs. This diagram does show a cowl.

FLYING DUTCHMAN Sailboat details (specs. English) on sailboatdata.com

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RanAweigh, that's a pretty boat in the first pic!
The second link you sent did have a cowl on the front and that is the first pic of a FD i've ever seen with one !!
Very Interesting..
I'm off to race the big boat tonight, but I'll update her measurements etc tomorrow !!
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nope, no spreaders..
and no numbers other than race #383 3"tall and reflective on the transom
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OK quick measurements, I gotta get out of here ..

Mast = 20'
LOA = 19'10"
Boom = 9'10"
Beam@widest = 5'10"
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looks like the specs match pretty close.

Flying Dutchman (dinghy) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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definately missing spreaders..
need to talk to selden..
does anyone know of anywhere else to check ??

I'm also having trouble figuring out how to tension the side stays..
I found an article somewhere that suggested that they ran through 90deg bends, to the bow of the boat, then through a roller and a locking device on the front bulkhead..
Has anyone seen that in action ??

Our FD does have a roller in the inside of the bow, and lockers on the front bulkhead, but we assumed they were both for the forestay and jib halyard...
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I have no idea why I can not find more info on this boat..
Considering it was an Olympic class, i figured there would be thousands of articles, used sails, parts, hulls, photos , ANYTHING>.

I'm a nerd and search pretty relentlessly.. but not much info..

Ebay has apparantly never sold one ??? WTH ??

Is there a name for this boat that I don't know about ??
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I would call this guy http://www.s16.org/new.htm He's making new Sweet 16's here in KC, perhaps he knows about FD's as well.
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