KIRBY 8M

KIRBY 8M drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
26.33 ft / 8.03 m
LWL:
21.33 ft / 6.50 m
S.A. (reported):
328.00 ft2 / 30.47 m2
Beam:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
5,050 lb / 2,291 kg
Ballast:
2,450 lb / 1,111 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.88
Bal./Disp.:
48.51
Disp./Len.:
232.31
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
# Built:
22
Builder:
Evasion Sailboats (CAN)
Designer:
Bruce Kirby
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.88
Bal./Disp.:
48.51
Disp./Len.:
232.31
Comfort Ratio:
17.04

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
34.50 ft / 10.52 m
J:
10.80 ft / 3.29 m
P:
29.80 ft / 9.08 m
E:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
186.30 ft2 / 17.31 m2
S.A. Main:
141.55 ft2 / 13.15 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
327.85 ft2 / 30.46 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.87
Est. Forestay Len.:
36.15 ft / 11.02 m

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