OLSON 30

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
30.00 ft / 9.14 m
LWL:
27.50 ft / 8.38 m
Beam:
9.33 ft / 2.84 m
S.A. (reported):
380.00 ft2 / 35.30 m2
Draft (max):
5.08 ft / 1.55 m
Displacement:
3,600 lb / 1,633 kg
Ballast:
1,800 lb / 816 kg
S.A./Disp.:
25.95
Bal./Disp.:
50.00
Disp./Len.:
77.28
Construction:
FG w/balsa core hull & deck
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
250
Builder:
Pacific Boats Inc. (USA)
Designer:
George Olsen

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
25.95
Bal./Disp.:
50.00
Disp./Len.:
77.28
Comfort Ratio:
10.06
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.44
S#:
6.22

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
36.00 ft / 10.97 m
J:
11.75 ft / 3.58 m
P:
31.50 ft / 9.60 m
E:
10.75 ft / 3.28 m
S.A. Fore:
211.50 ft2 / 19.65 m2
S.A. Main:
169.31 ft2 / 15.73 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
380.81 ft2 / 35.38 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
26.01
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.87 ft / 11.54 m

Notes

7 HP BMW diesel offered as an option.
A significantly modified version, the OLSON 29, was introduced in 1984.

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