NORTH STAR 500

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
24.98 ft / 7.61 m
LWL:
20.23 ft / 6.17 m
S.A. (reported):
289.00 ft2 / 26.85 m2
Beam:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
4,298 lb / 1,950 kg
Ballast:
1,710 lb / 776 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.54
Bal./Disp.:
39.79
Disp./Len.:
231.76
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1973
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
North Star Yachts Ltd. (CAN)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.54
Bal./Disp.:
39.79
Disp./Len.:
231.76
Comfort Ratio:
16.43

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
33.00 ft / 10.06 m
J:
10.25 ft / 3.12 m
P:
27.50 ft / 8.38 m
E:
8.75 ft / 2.67 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
169.13 ft2 / 15.71 m2
S.A. Main:
120.31 ft2 / 11.18 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
289.44 ft2 / 26.89 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.57
Est. Forestay Len.:
34.56 ft / 10.53 m

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Notes

S&S design #2135. IOR 1/4 ton. Also built in Finland as BLUE BIRD 25.



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