Here are a few questions which we get asked a lot, hopefully this information will help you out too.
Where can I obtain a copy of the plans to build a Tornado?
ISAF hold these plans, you need to speak to them about getting a copy www.sailing.org
What’s the PY number of a Tornado?
It’s 644 for a Sport boat.
How can I convert my classic Tornado into a sport?
Self tacking jib track
Downward support for pole from forestay
Block for the top of the mast
Bridle wires for the chute
What’s the length of Tornado trapeze wires?
The wire should be 6.7m in length which takes you from the mast down to the block which allows you to adjust your height. From there the adjusting rope is usually around 1.5m but this is down to personal preference.
Where can I find a tuning guide for my classic Tornado?