RJ 85

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
28.05 ft / 8.55 m
LWL:
21.98 ft / 6.70 m
Beam:
6.73 ft / 2.05 m
S.A. (reported):
222.00 ft2 / 20.62 m2
Draft (max):
4.13 ft / 1.26 m
Displacement:
4,740 lb / 2,150 kg
Ballast:
2,778 lb / 1,260 kg
S.A./Disp.:
12.62
Bal./Disp.:
58.61
Disp./Len.:
199.27
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1969
Last Built:
1977
# Built:
500
Designer:
Rolf Jacobssen
Website:
www.rj85.se

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
12.62
Bal./Disp.:
58.61
Disp./Len.:
199.27
Comfort Ratio:
24.27
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.60
S#:
2.15

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
27.39 ft / 8.35 m
J:
9.35 ft / 2.85 m
P:
28.05 ft / 8.55 m
E:
6.73 ft / 2.05 m
S.A. Fore:
128.05 ft2 / 11.90 m2
S.A. Main:
94.39 ft2 / 8.77 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
222.44 ft2 / 20.67 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
12.65
Est. Forestay Len.:
28.94 ft / 8.82 m

Notes

Primarily seen in Sweden and a few in Denmark.
Thanks to Sven Leit-Teetlaus for providing information.

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