Definition of sail plan in English:

sail plan


  • A scale diagram of the masts, spars, rigging, and sails of a sailing vessel.

    • ‘The sail plan of the original Potter 14 was a Gunter-style, however by 1975, it had been modified to a Bermuda rig.’
    • ‘The Centennial Spray 36 is designed to be built in Round bilge Steel or either all Strip planking or using a combination of strip plank covered with one or more layers of veneer. Custom sail plans and accommodation layouts may be drawn to suit your requirements.’
    • ‘There are 15 sheets of drawings, including construction drawings, full size details, and sail plans, and a large sheet of full size patterns, showing the stem, transom, bulkheads, and building frames.’