MALABAR SR. (ALDEN)

MALABAR SR. (ALDEN) photo MALABAR SR. (ALDEN) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
33.25 ft / 10.13 m
LWL:
24.17 ft / 7.37 m
Beam:
9.75 ft / 2.97 m
S.A. (reported):
505.00 ft2 / 46.92 m2
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Displacement:
13,200 lb / 5,987 kg
Ballast:
4,200 lb / 1,905 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.52
Bal./Disp.:
31.82
Disp./Len.:
417.35
Construction:
Wood
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1956
Last Built:
1963
# Built:
24
Builder:
Le Compte (NL)
Designer:
John G. Alden

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
25
Fuel:
30 gals / 114 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.52
Bal./Disp.:
31.82
Disp./Len.:
417.35
Comfort Ratio:
36.53
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.65
S#:
1.00

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
40.92 ft / 12.47 m
J:
12.71 ft / 3.87 m
P:
35.86 ft / 10.93 m
E:
16.50 ft / 5.03 m
S.A. Fore:
260.05 ft2 / 24.16 m2
S.A. Main:
295.85 ft2 / 27.48 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
555.89 ft2 / 51.64 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.98
Est. Forestay Len.:
42.85 ft / 13.06 m

Accommodations

Water:
35 gals / 132 L

Notes

Alden Design #917.
Half were built by various builders in the USA, CAN, AUS and HK
Photo of La Cima (hull #24, circa 1988) taken by David Bingham, courtesy of current owner Christopher Irons (Apr, 2020).

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