BRISTOL 29

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
29.00 ft / 8.84 m
LWL:
22.67 ft / 6.91 m
S.A. (reported):
400.00 ft2 / 37.16 m2
Beam:
9.17 ft / 2.80 m
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
8,400 lb / 3,810 kg
Ballast:
3,450 lb / 1,565 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.54
Bal./Disp.:
41.07
Disp./Len.:
321.87
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1966
Last Built:
1971
# Built:
169
Builder:
Bristol Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer:
Halsey Herreshoff
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
Water:
50 gals.
Fuel:
25 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.54
Bal./Disp.:
41.07
Disp./Len.:
321.87
Comfort Ratio:
27.61

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
36.17 ft / 11.02 m
J:
11.00 ft / 3.35 m
P:
31.17 ft / 9.50 m
E:
12.92 ft / 3.94 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
198.94 ft2 / 18.48 m2
S.A. Main:
201.36 ft2 / 18.71 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
400.29 ft2 / 37.19 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.55
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.81 ft / 11.52 m

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Notes

Early models were fitted with a Graymarine Gas Engine. Keel/CB version BU: 3.3'/1.0m BD:5.8'/1.77m (listed dimensions for tall rig). (Shorter rig: I=34.16'/10.41m P=29.16'/8.89m) The later BRISTOL 30 is very similar, with an updated coachroof.



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