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Abbott 36

1985
Designer
Bill Abbott Sr.
Builder
Abbott Boats Inc.
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG Foam Core
Associations
?

Dimensions

Length Overall
36 3 / 11.1 m
Waterline Length
29 0 / 8.8 m
Beam
10 0 / 3.1 m
Draft
6 0 / 1.8 m
Displacement
10,000 lbs / 4,536 kg
Ballast
4,480 lbs / 2,030 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
559 ft2 / 51.9 m2
Total Sail Area
559 ft2 / 51.9 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
304.5 ft2 / 28.3 m2
P
41 11 / 12.8 m
E
14 6 / 4.4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
254.5 ft2 / 23.6 m2
I
39 11 / 12.2 m
J
12 9 / 3.9 m
Est. Forestay Len.
41 10 / 12.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Volvo
Model
?
HP
18
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
10 gal / 38 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
50 gal / 189 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.22 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
19.27
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
44.75
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
183.05
light
Comfort Ratio
22.92
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.86
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Deep Keel draft: 6.5’/1.98m


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