BABA 30

BABA 30 photo BABA 30 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
29.75 ft / 9.07 m
LWL:
24.50 ft / 7.47 m
Beam:
10.25 ft / 3.12 m
S.A. (reported):
504.00 ft2 / 46.82 m2
Draft (max):
4.75 ft / 1.45 m
Displacement:
12,500 lb / 5,670 kg
Ballast:
5,000 lb / 2,268 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.02
Bal./Disp.:
40.00
Disp./Len.:
379.46
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1976
Last Built:
1986
# Built:
170
Builder:
Shing Sheng Ltd. (TAIWAN)
Designer:
Robert Perry

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
MD11C
Type:
Diesel
HP:
23
Fuel:
35 gals / 132 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.02
Bal./Disp.:
40.00
Disp./Len.:
379.46
Comfort Ratio:
33.38
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.77
S#:
1.12

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
39.50 ft / 12.04 m
J:
14.90 ft / 4.54 m
P:
35.00 ft / 10.67 m
E:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
S.A. Fore:
294.28 ft2 / 27.34 m2
S.A. Main:
210.00 ft2 / 19.51 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
504.28 ft2 / 46.85 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.03
Est. Forestay Len.:
42.22 ft / 12.87 m

Accommodations

Water:
80 gals / 303 L

Notes

First (30) boats were built by Shing Sheng Ltd. Later built by Ta Shing?
Delivered with Westerbeke, Yanmar, and others.
aka FLYING DUTCHMAN BABA 30 (1981).

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