GALE FORCE 34

GALE FORCE 34 photo GALE FORCE 34 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
34.08 ft / 10.39 m
LWL:
27.50 ft / 8.38 m
Beam:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
S.A. (reported):
674.00 ft2 / 62.62 m2
Draft (max):
5.16 ft / 1.57 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
19,300 lb / 8,754 kg
Ballast:
7,600 lb / 3,447 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.05
Bal./Disp.:
39.38
Disp./Len.:
414.30
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1977
Last Built:
# Built:
30
Builder:
Kaiser Yachts Associates (USA)
Designer:
John Kaiser Sr.
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Westerbeke
Model:
4-108
Type:
Diesel
HP:
25
Water:
110 gals / 416 L
Fuel:
48 gals / 182 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.05
Bal./Disp.:
39.38
Disp./Len.:
414.30
Comfort Ratio:
44.16
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.57

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
46.20 ft / 14.08 m
J:
17.30 ft / 5.27 m
P:
40.50 ft / 12.34 m
E:
15.50 ft / 4.72 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
399.63 ft2 / 37.13 m2
S.A. Main:
313.88 ft2 / 29.16 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
713.51 ft2 / 66.29 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.93
Est. Forestay Len.:
49.33 ft / 15.04 m

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Notes

LOA with bowsprit: 39.5'
From builders brochure.



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