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Sailboat Specifications for ALBIN - BALLAD 30

Technical Specifications

Hull Type
Fin Keel
LOA
29.92ft.
9.12m.
LWL
22.58ft.
6.88m.
Beam
9.67ft.
2.95m.
Draft(max)
5.1ft.
1.55m.
Displacement
7276lbs.
3300kgs.
Ballast
3417lbs.
1550kgs.
Lead
Water Tank
16gals.
61ltrs.
Fuel Tank
8gals.
30ltrs.

Production

Designer
Rolf Magnusson
Builder
Albin Marine/Shipman Marine (SWE)
Construction Material
Fiberglass
Production Start
1971
Production End
1982
Total Number Built
1500

Rigging and Sails

Rig Type
Masthead Sloop
Listed Sail Area
380sq.ft.
35.3sq.m.
Fore Sail Area
227.12sq.ft.
21.1sq.m.
I
37.08ft.
11.3m.
J
12.25ft.
3.73m.
E
9.33ft.
2.84m.
P
32ft.
9.75m.
Sail to Displacement Ratio
16.09

Engine Specifications

Engine Make
Volvo
Engine Model
MD7B
Engine Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Horse Power
17

Performance Calculations

Maximum Hull Speed
6.37 kts.
Capsize Screening Formula
2
Sail Area/Displacement (SA/D)
16.19
(Cruiser-Racer)
Displacement/Length (D/L)
282.15
(Moderate Displacement)
Motion Comfort Ratio
20.55

Note: The performance calculations are theoretical numbers which are calculated off the specifications of the vessel and should be used for educational purposes only. For actual performance statistics contact the manufacturer of the vessel.

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