FALMOUTH CUTTER 34

FALMOUTH CUTTER 34 photo FALMOUTH CUTTER 34 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
43.00 ft / 13.11 m
LWL:
30.83 ft / 9.40 m
Beam:
11.58 ft / 3.53 m
S.A. (reported):
832.00 ft2 / 77.30 m2
Draft (max):
5.08 ft / 1.55 m
Displacement:
19,000 lb / 8,618 kg
Ballast:
6,600 lb / 2,994 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.77
Bal./Disp.:
34.74
Disp./Len.:
289.46
Construction:
Molded fiberglass
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1982
Builder:
Channel Cutter Yachts
Designer:
Lyle Hess

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Type:
Diesel
HP:
40
Fuel:
60 gals / 227 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.77
Bal./Disp.:
34.74
Disp./Len.:
289.46
Comfort Ratio:
32.62
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.74
S#:
1.96

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
46.50 ft / 14.17 m
J:
18.75 ft / 5.72 m
P:
41.50 ft / 12.65 m
E:
19.00 ft / 5.79 m
S.A. Fore:
435.94 ft2 / 40.50 m2
S.A. Main:
394.25 ft2 / 36.63 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
830.19 ft2 / 77.13 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
18.73
Est. Forestay Len.:
50.14 ft / 15.28 m
Mast Height from DWL:
51.00 ft / 15.54 m

Accommodations

Water:
75 gals / 284 L

Notes

Designed in 1982 by Lyle Hess for molded fiberglass.
There where 6 or more built in South Africa before Bryan Gittins (Channel Cutter Yachts) bought the molds and the design and started building them in 2003.
Thanks to Bryan Gittins for information, specs and photo.

LOD: 34 ft
SA = 832 Sq feet working sail Main Jib Stays’l
Available with Gaff Head Cutter rig.
Interior builds are custom. Headroom varies depending on design. 5.92 - 6.42 ft

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