CARRERA 280

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type:
B&R
LOA:
8.84 m
LWL:
8.08 m
Beam:
2.90 m
S.A. (reported):
38.83 m2
Draft (max):
1.80 m
Displacement:
1,157 kg
Ballast:
603 kg
S.A./Disp.:
35.92
Bal./Disp.:
52.16
Disp./Len.:
61.17
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1995
# Built:
2
Builder:
Edgecomb Marine Group (USA)
Designer:
Hakan Sodergren

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
35.92
Bal./Disp.:
52.16
Disp./Len.:
61.17
Comfort Ratio:
7.21
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.78
S#:
8.21

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
10.50 m
J:
3.29 m
P:
10.80 m
E:
4.00 m
S.A. Fore:
17.28 m2
S.A. Main:
21.59 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
38.88 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
35.96
Est. Forestay Len.:
11.00 m

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Notes

The CARRERA 280 is an updated version of the CARRERA 290. The 280 has the same hull as the 290, but the stern is shortened 15 inches. The 280 keel is 5 inches deeper than the 290. The 280 rig was redesigned with a retractable sprit/no backstay rig.

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