CAL 34

CAL 34 insignia CAL 34 photo CAL 34 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
33.24 ft / 10.13 m
LWL:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
Beam:
10.00 ft / 3.05 m
S.A. (reported):
503.00 ft2 / 46.73 m2
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Displacement:
9,500 lb / 4,309 kg
Ballast:
3,750 lb / 1,701 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.00
Bal./Disp.:
39.47
Disp./Len.:
241.30
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1968
Last Built:
1975
# Built:
347
Builder:
Jensen Marine (USA)
Designer:
C. William Lapworth

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
30
Fuel:
25 gals / 95 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.00
Bal./Disp.:
39.47
Disp./Len.:
241.30
Comfort Ratio:
24.27
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.89
S#:
2.36

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
39.00 ft / 11.89 m
J:
13.75 ft / 4.19 m
P:
33.50 ft / 10.21 m
E:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
S.A. Fore:
268.13 ft2 / 24.91 m2
S.A. Main:
234.50 ft2 / 21.79 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
502.63 ft2 / 46.70 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.99
Est. Forestay Len.:
41.35 ft / 12.60 m

Accommodations

Water:
23 gals / 87 L

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Notes

Jack Jensen, founder of Jensen Marine owned and regularly sailed a CAL 34. Later versions (2-34, 34-III) share the same hull but with different rigs and other details. Production of the final version continued until 1979.

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