single-handed sailing dinghy / regatta / Laser 4.7
XD Laser Performance

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Characteristics

  • Crew:

    single-handed

  • Use:

    regatta

  • Sailing dinghy class:

    Laser 4.7

  • Length:

    4.21 m (13'09")

Description

Laser 4.7 XD, Composite Upper Mast
World's most popular racing dinghy
Recognized as a competitive youth class boat around the globe, the 4.7 is a great entry level racer for younger and lighter sailors entering into the Laser world. Often the next step after the Bug, Optimist or Pico, the 4.7 features the same hull as the Laser and Laser Radial, but a smaller sail plan to make it more manageable. The Laser 4.7 comes standard as the Laser 4.7 Race version.

An upgrade to the Laser XD is available for sailors who require “extra duty” high performance equipment on their 4.7.

The Laser XD features:
·Ice blue Fiberglass hull
·Fiberglass foils
·Composite upper and aluminum lower spars
·Up graded Line kit
·XD Harken Boom Vang Kicker system
·XD Harken Cunningham/Outhaul kit
·XD carbon tiller and extension
·6mm anti-twist dinghy mainsheet from FSE Robline
·Class legal sail ·Padded toe strap
·Harken 57mm ratchet block w/ Mega spring
·5mm SK90 dyneema traveler
·Mega bolt for increased rudder to rudder head integrity
·3mm dyneema dinghy control rudder downhaul