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Laser Performance 49er - Racing Sailboat

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2012 Laser Performance 49er Description

The world's most exciting sailboat

Julian BethwaiteÂ’s brainchild combines a strict one-design with lightweight, high-tech construction. The 49er is a premier Olympic class sailing skiff, built for extreme speed and is now available to all. Expect to pick-up serious knots for an incredible sailing experience. With a strong International class organization in place, the 49er is a regular at events around the world.
2012 Laser Performance 49er Specifications
  • Length Over All: 16 Feet
  • Draft: 4 Feet and 10 inches.
  • Beam: 8 Feet
  • Dry Weight: 176

2012 Laser Performance 49er Standard Features

The ram vang, pushing down on the boom, saves the mast from inverting and creates space forward under the boom.
A high boom allows an easy run from wing to wing in the tacks and gibes.
A solid wing makes for easy moving around the boat.
Wings slide inboard for storage and trailering.
The self-tacking jib runs on a curved traveler spanning the deck in front of the mast.
Pulling the halyard extends the carbon fiber spinnaker pole, pulls the tack and hoists the spinnaker.
Pulling the other end releases the halyard, pulls the spinnaker into its chute and retracts the pole.
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