MORGAN 30

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/CB & spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
29.92 ft / 9.12 m
LWL:
24.16 ft / 7.36 m
S.A. (reported):
467.00 ft2 / 43.39 m2
Beam:
9.25 ft / 2.82 m
Draft (max):
7.16 ft / 2.18 m
Draft (min):
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Displacement:
10,500 lb / 4,763 kg
Ballast:
4,500 lb / 2,041 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.64
Bal./Disp.:
42.86
Disp./Len.:
332.39
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1968
Last Built:
1971
# Built:
320
Builder:
Morgan Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Charles Morgan
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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
Water:
37 gals / 140 L
Fuel:
14 gals / 53 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.64
Bal./Disp.:
42.86
Disp./Len.:
332.39
Comfort Ratio:
32.37

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
39.00 ft / 11.89 m
J:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
P:
33.83 ft / 10.31 m
E:
13.75 ft / 4.19 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
234.00 ft2 / 21.74 m2
S.A. Main:
232.58 ft2 / 21.61 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
466.58 ft2 / 43.35 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.62
Est. Forestay Len.:
40.80 ft / 12.44 m
Mast Height from DWL:
42.75 ft / 13.03 m

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Notes

A similar boat called the KK30 was available in kit form. An updated version called the MORGAN CLASSIC 300 has a different interior arrangement and slightly taller rig. Morgan introduced another 30 footer in 1972 (listed here as the MORGAN 30-2) which is an entirely different design.



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