BUCKLER 24 MS

BUCKLER 24 MS photo BUCKLER 24 MS drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Twin Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
23.66 ft / 7.21 m
LWL:
17.17 ft / 5.23 m
Beam:
8.08 ft / 2.46 m
S.A. (reported):
189.00 ft2 / 17.56 m2
Draft (max):
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Displacement:
3,960 lb / 1,796 kg
Ballast:
1,200 lb / 544 kg
S.A./Disp.:
12.11
Bal./Disp.:
30.30
Disp./Len.:
349.25
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1972
Builder:
Buckler Boat Co. (UK)
Designer:
Bob Mayo

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Petter
Type:
Diesel
HP:
12
Fuel:
10 gals / 38 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
12.11
Bal./Disp.:
30.30
Disp./Len.:
349.25
Comfort Ratio:
19.79
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.05

Accommodations

Water:
12 gals / 45 L

Notes

The appearance of the BUCKLER 24 has provoked ridicule from some. But it also appealed to a significant number of others who purchased them in the mid-1970's from the UK and beyond.
Layout shown is of the MKII version, introduced in 1975?.

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