The sailing yacht DEFENDER is a 35 m 116 (ft) good sized wooden ship which was manufactured at G Frost and conceived by G Frost.
Yacht Defender was Herreshoffs second victorious Americas Cup defender design and she defeated the yacht Vigilant before going to defend the cup against British keel cutter Valkyrie III
G Frost was the naval architect involved in the professional nautical plans for DEFENDER. G Frost is also associated with the yacht general design work for this boat. Created by G Frost this yacht was fabricated in the known yacht building country Australia. She was officially launched in Kincumber Nsw in 1895 before being delivered to the owner. Her core hull was crafted from wooden. The sailing yacht superstructure component is fabricated for the most part from wood. The length of the luxury yacht on deck is 28.04 (92 ft). With a width of 6.71 metres or 22 feet DEFENDER has reasonable size. A fairly shallow draught of 2.29m (7.5ft) determines the number of worldwide harbours she can berth in, contingent on their minimum depth at low tide. She had refit improvement and changes undertaken by 1987.
- Water: unknown. - Beam: 6.71m/22ft. - Length on Deck: 28.04m/92ft. - Draught Maximum: 2.29m/7.5ft.
DEFENDER features a wood deck.
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