BALBOA 26

BALBOA 26 photo BALBOA 26 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Swing Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
25.58 ft / 7.80 m
LWL:
20.83 ft / 6.35 m
Beam:
7.96 ft / 2.43 m
S.A. (reported):
306.00 ft2 / 28.43 m2
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Draft (min):
1.83 ft / 0.56 m
Displacement:
3,600 lb / 1,633 kg
Ballast:
1,200 lb / 544 kg
S.A./Disp.:
20.90
Bal./Disp.:
33.33
Disp./Len.:
177.82
Construction:
FG solid laminate hull/ply cored deck
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1969
Last Built:
1976
# Built:
Builder:
Arthur Marine/Coastal Recreation Inc.(USA)
Designer:
Lyle C. Hess
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
20.90
Bal./Disp.:
33.33
Disp./Len.:
177.82
Comfort Ratio:
15.77
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.08

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
30.00 ft / 9.14 m
J:
10.80 ft / 3.29 m
P:
24.80 ft / 7.56 m
E:
10.80 ft / 3.29 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
162.00 ft2 / 15.05 m2
S.A. Main:
133.92 ft2 / 12.44 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
295.92 ft2 / 27.49 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
20.21
Est. Forestay Len.:
31.88 ft / 9.72 m

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Notes

A fixed keel version was also available. (draft: 5.0'/1.52m)
Features a rudder assembly that can be lifted out from the cockpit.
Deck stepped mast with tabernacle for trailering.
Thank you to Lynn Ogden for updates and a brochure.



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