OFFSHORE 8 METER

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
26.25 ft / 8.00 m
LWL:
23.28 ft / 7.10 m
S.A. (reported):
220.00 ft2 / 20.44 m2
Beam:
7.87 ft / 2.40 m
Draft (max):
4.10 ft / 1.25 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
6,175 lb / 2,801 kg
Ballast:
2,250 lb / 1,021 kg
S.A./Disp.:
10.49
Bal./Disp.:
36.44
Disp./Len.:
218.49
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1969
Last Built:
# Built:
130
Builder:
Offshore Yachts Ltd. (UK)
Designer:
Van de Stadt
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
10.49
Bal./Disp.:
36.44
Disp./Len.:
218.49
Comfort Ratio:
25.28

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Notes

Originally called the BRIES (VDS #167) and built in the Netherlands (1968). Hulls for this English version were molded by Tyler Boat Co. and finished by Offshore Yachts Ltd. Thanks to OFFSHORE 8M owner 'maduza' for providing corrections.



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