PEARSON 30

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
29.79 ft / 9.08 m
LWL:
25.00 ft / 7.62 m
S.A. (reported):
445.00 ft2 / 41.34 m2
Beam:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
8,320 lb / 3,774 kg
Ballast:
3,560 lb / 1,615 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.40
Bal./Disp.:
42.79
Disp./Len.:
237.71
Construction:
FG w/balsa cored deck
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1971
Last Built:
1981
# Built:
1000
Builder:
Pearson Yachts (USA)
Designer:
William Shaw
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
Water:
22 gals / 83 L
Fuel:
20 gals / 76 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.40
Bal./Disp.:
42.79
Disp./Len.:
237.71
Comfort Ratio:
24.25

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
39.00 ft / 11.89 m
J:
12.67 ft / 3.86 m
P:
33.50 ft / 10.21 m
E:
11.83 ft / 3.61 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
247.07 ft2 / 22.95 m2
S.A. Main:
198.15 ft2 / 18.41 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
445.22 ft2 / 41.36 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.41
Est. Forestay Len.:
41.01 ft / 12.50 m
Mast Height from DWL:
42.25 ft / 12.88 m

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Notes

In production for nearly 10 years, with more than 1000 built, this was one of Pearson's most successful models. The designer, Bill Shaw, owned a Pearson 30 for a number of years. Early models had Palmer inboards.



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