TRITON (AEROMARINE)

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
28.33 ft / 8.63 m
LWL:
21.58 ft / 6.58 m
Beam:
8.25 ft / 2.51 m
S.A. (reported):
391.00 ft2 / 36.33 m2
Draft (max):
3.92 ft / 1.19 m
Displacement:
7,100 lb / 3,221 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.99
Disp./Len.:
315.40
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1960
Builder:
Aeromarine Plastics (USA)
Designer:
Carl Alberg

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.99
Disp./Len.:
315.40
Comfort Ratio:
27.95
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.72
S#:
1.63

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
36.00 ft / 10.97 m
J:
9.90 ft / 3.02 m
P:
31.50 ft / 9.60 m
E:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
S.A. Fore:
178.20 ft2 / 16.56 m2
S.A. Main:
212.63 ft2 / 19.75 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
390.83 ft2 / 36.31 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.98
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.34 ft / 11.38 m

Notes

Most Tritons with the masthead rig (sloop) were built by Aeromarine Plastics in California.
(owned by Grumman Co., as was Pearson Yachts) According to owners, these were more solidly built, than the east coast version, with decks of solid glass laminate and without the wood trim.

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