Zim 420

Zim 420

Product Details

Zim Club 420

Zim Sailing's Club 420 is a top choice choice for yacht clubs, community sailing programs, and individuals looking to both learn and competitively compete. One-design sailors want the strongest, lightest, most durable boats and rigging available and Zim met this demand with proven boat construction techniques and a rigging package that ensures performance, strength, and durability.

The Zim Club 420 is available in 2 versions: Club and Z Force

Club 420 Features

  • Toughened resin and plexus bond for superior strength and durability
  • All through-deck mounted hardware is supported by tapped aluminum backing plates
  • Shroud chain plate is a forged eye strap supported with an aluminum back-up bar under the rail
  • Harken Carbo cleats and blocks
  • Roller pins on shrouds instead of guy hooks
  • Mylar centerboard gaskets
  • Low drag bailer with replaceable parts
  • Round traveler bar
  • North Sails class approved mainsail, jib, and spinnaker
  • Zim Race Rigging
  • Dyneema main halyard for max hoist and low stretch
  • Spliced single adjustment mainsheet bridle
  • 16:1 Dyneema vang
  • FSE Robline line package
  • 2:1 rudder downhaul
  • Pulley trapeze rings; handle and ring are both adjustable for gross and fine tuning
  • Tapered aluminum spinnaker pole
  • Dwyer aluminum mast and boom

Z Force C420 Features

  • Captive shroud adjusters for safe rig adjustments
  • Selden Boom


  • Length: 13' 9"
  • Beam: 5' 6"
  • Draft: 2.95'
  • Hull Weight: 230 lbs
  • Main Area: 79.65 sq ft.
  • Jib Area: 30.14 sq ft.
  • Spinnaker Area: 95 sq ft.