CARTER 30

CARTER 30 photo CARTER 30 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
29.75 ft / 9.07 m
LWL:
23.00 ft / 7.01 m
Beam:
10.08 ft / 3.07 m
S.A. (reported):
384.00 ft2 / 35.67 m2
Draft (max):
5.50 ft / 1.68 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
7,300 lb / 3,311 kg
Ballast:
2,976 lb / 1,350 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.38
Bal./Disp.:
40.77
Disp./Len.:
267.85
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1972
Last Built:
1990
# Built:
300
Builder:
Carter Offshore/Northshore Yachts (UK)
Designer:
Richard Carter
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Model:
YS 12
Type:
Diesel
HP:
12
Water:
30 gals / 114 L
Fuel:
15 gals / 57 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.38
Bal./Disp.:
40.77
Disp./Len.:
267.85
Comfort Ratio:
20.77
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.08

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
37.50 ft / 11.43 m
J:
12.25 ft / 3.73 m
P:
32.50 ft / 9.91 m
E:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
229.69 ft2 / 21.34 m2
S.A. Main:
154.38 ft2 / 14.34 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
384.06 ft2 / 35.68 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.38
Est. Forestay Len.:
39.45 ft / 12.02 m

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Notes

Later versions were built by Strettin in Poland, and an unknown builder in Japan.
It is thought that at least 300 were built.



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