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KELT 8.5
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Hull Type:  Fin with rudder on skeg Rig Type:  Fractional Sloop
LOA:  27.88' / 8.50m LWL:  24.75' / 7.54m
Beam:  10.33' / 3.15m Listed SA:  345 ft2 / 32.05 m2
Draft (max.)  5.33' / 1.62m Draft (min.)  
Displacement:  6394 lbs./ 2900 kgs. Ballast:  2645 lbs. / 1200 kgs.
Sail Area/Disp.1:  16.07 Bal./Disp.:  41.38% Disp./Len.:  188.28
Designer:  Gilles Vaton/Patrick Roseo
Builder:  Kelt Marine (FRA)
Construction:  FG Bal. type:  
First Built:  1983 Last Built:  1987 # Built:  1200
RIG AND SAIL PARTICULARS  KEY
I(IG):  34.80' / 10.61m J:  10.30' / 3.14m
P:  33.50' / 10.21m E:  9.90' / 3.02m
PY:   EY:  
ISP:   SPL/TPS:  
SA(Fore.):  179.22 ft2 / 16.65 m2 SA(Main):  165.83 ft2 / 15.41 m2
Sail Area (100% fore+main triangles):   345.05 ft2 / 32.05 m2
Sail Area/Disp.2:  16.07 Est. Forestay Length.:  36.29' / 11.06m
BUILDERS (past & present)
More about & boats built by:   Kelt Marine
DESIGNER
More about & boats designed by:   Gilles Vaton
NOTES
Also known as the KELT 29 and later became the FEELING 29.

SWING KEEL VERSION
Disp.: 3130 kg./6900 lbs.
Swing keel: 370 kg./816 lbs.
Grounding shoe: 1100 kg./2425 lbs.
tot. Ballast: 1470/3240
BU:2.25'/0.69m BD: 5.67'/1.73m

Under the various names it is thought that more than 1200 of this design have been built.

MASTHEAD RIG:
I: 38.00'/11.58m
J: 10.30'/3.14m
P: 33.30'/10.15m
E: 9.50'/2.90m
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