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Image: Steve (USA) Clark. The man whose vision led to the exciting collection of new designs at the 2014 Worlds. Photo © Robert Muller

International 10 sq.m. Canoe International 10 sq.m. Canoe

Image: "Contrast! A 3 Masted Schooner in the backgrouns as Frederik Steimann (GER68) blasts upwind at the 2011 worlds, Travemunde, Germany. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: Steve (GBR) Clarke at the 2014 Worlds. © David Thompson

International 10 sq.m. Canoe International 10 sq.m. Canoe

Image: "2013 Europa Cup Champion Colin Brown.. Photo: © Loch Lomond SC"

International 10 sq.m. Canoe International 10 sq.m. Canoe

Image: "Nice light! But I can't identify the boat. 2011 worlds, Travemunde, Germany. Photo: © Robert Muller"

International 10 sq.m. Canoe International 10 sq.m. Canoe

Image: David Clark at the 2014 Worlds, San Francisco. Photo © Robert Muller

The Decked Canoe Archives

Assembled by Tim Gittins

Charm

Date: 1887-8

Designer: Walter Stewart

Charm Header (small GIF)

Body Plan

Charm Body Plan (28k GIF)

Mid Cross Section of Construction

Charm Body Plan (28k GIF)

Sheer and Half Breadths Plan

Charm Lines (8.5k GIF)

Fittings and Deck Layout

Charm Fittings (8.5k GIF)

Dimensions of Charm
Length overall 15 ft.
Beam, extreme 31 in.
Beam, at L.W.L. 29.75 in.
Draft 5.0 in.
Freeboard 6.0 in.
Sheer, bow 6.25 in.
Sheer, stern 3.25 in.
Displacement as designed 250 lbs.
Heights half-Breadths
Station Deck Keel Deck 10 in. 8 in. 6 in. 5 in. 4 in. 2 in. Rabbet
0 16.25 - 0.125 - - - - - - -
1 14.875 2.625 3.875 2.75 2.25 1.25 1.0 0.625 - -
2 13.75 2.0 6.75 5.75 4.875 3.5 2.625 1.75 - -
3 12.875 1.625 9.125 8.25 7.5 6.125 4.875 3.5 0.875 -
4 12.25 0.75 11.125 10.5 10 8.75 7.5 5.5 2.25 -
5 11.75 0.375 12.625 12.5 12.0 11.125 10.0 7.75 3.5 -
6 11.5 0.125 13.75 13.625 13.625 13.125 12.125 9.875 5.0 -
7 11.25 - 14.625 14.75 14.75 14.5 13.75 11.625 6.125 -
8 11.0 - 15.0 15.25 15.25 15.25 14.625 12.75 6.75 0.875
9 11.0 - 15.25 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.0 13.25 7.0 0.875
10 11.0 - 15.125 15.375 15.375 15.375 14.5 12.375 6.375 -
11 11.125 0.25 14.375 14.5 14.5 14.125 13.125 10.625 5.0 -
12 11.375 0.75 13.25 13.125 12.5 11.625 10.5 8.125 3.125 -
13 11.875 1.5 10.375 9.875 9.125 7.75 6.75 4.875 1.125 -
14 12.875 2.375 6.0 5.25 4.375 3.375 2.75 1.875 - -
15 14.875 - 0.25 - - - - - - -

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International 10 sq.m. Canoe International 10 sq.m. Canoe

Image: "Windward Mark Action Colin Brown (GBR319) Peter Ullmann (GER79) at the 2011 worlds, Travemunde, Germany. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: Robin Wood on his way to winning the 2008 Billy No Mates © James Close, JEC Creative.

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Image: David Clark at the 2014 Worlds, San Francisco. Photo © Robert Muller

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Image: Mikey Radziejowski at the 2014 Worlds, San Francisco. Photo © Robert Muller

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Image: "Blue Horizon Behind Blue Horizon John Ellis (GBR318) at the 2011 worlds, Travemunde, Germany. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: "Hugh deLong (GBR275) at the 2017 Worlds, Pwlhelli. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: "Steve Bowen (GBR310) at the 2017 Worlds, Pwlhelli. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: Robin Wood - always hikes this hard at the 2014 Worlds, San Francisco. Photo © Robert Muller

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Image: Alistair Warren taking Dragonfly (GBR317) off the beach for a blast on the blown off last day of the 2013 Europa Cup. At this point he's about 10 yards off the shore and has got to tack to clear the pier the photographer is standing on. © Jim Champ 2013

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Image: Steve (GBR) Clarke, Alistair Warren at the 2014 Worlds, San Francisco. Photo © Robert Muller

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Image: "Michael Brigg and his 50 year old veteran, (K102) at the 2017 Worlds, Pwlhelli. Photo: © Robert Muller"

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Image: "Colin Newman featured on the start line at the 2013 Europeans. Is that a great start for Hugh deLongh in 275, or is it a step too far? . Photo: © Loch Lomond SC"