RANGER 8.5

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
28.00 ft / 8.53 m
LWL:
23.00 ft / 7.01 m
S.A. (reported):
366.00 ft2 / 34.00 m2
Beam:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
Draft (max):
5.10 ft / 1.55 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
5,000 lb / 2,268 kg
Ballast:
2,100 lb / 953 kg
S.A./Disp.:
20.09
Bal./Disp.:
42.00
Disp./Len.:
183.46
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1980
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Ranger Fiberglass Boats (USA)
Designer:
Scott Kaufman / Carl Schumacher
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
20.09
Bal./Disp.:
42.00
Disp./Len.:
183.46
Comfort Ratio:
15.72

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
33.50 ft / 10.21 m
J:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
P:
33.90 ft / 10.33 m
E:
11.20 ft / 3.41 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
175.88 ft2 / 16.34 m2
S.A. Main:
189.84 ft2 / 17.64 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
365.72 ft2 / 33.98 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
20.07
Est. Forestay Len.:
35.11 ft / 10.70 m

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Notes

Similar to the earlier CF 27 (CHOATE 27). but with a diferent deck and interior.



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