Amphibian 30

1981
Designer
Nelson Marek
Builders
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Associations
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# Built
2
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 9 / 9.1 m
Waterline Length
24 6 / 7.5 m
Beam
10 2 / 3.1 m
Draft
5 4 / 1.6 m
Displacement
6,500 lbs / 2,948 kg
Ballast
2,500 lbs / 1,134 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
450 ft2 / 41.8 m2
Total Sail Area
449 ft2 / 41.7 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
202.3 ft2 / 18.8 m2
P
36 6 / 11.1 m
E
11 1 / 3.4 m
Mast Height
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Foresail
Sail Area
246.7 ft2 / 22.9 m2
I
41 11 / 12.8 m
J
11 8 / 3.6 m
Forestay Length
43 7 / 13.3 m

Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
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HP
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Fuel Type
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Fuel Capacity
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Accomodations

Water Capacity
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Holding Tank Capacity
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Headroom
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Calculations

Hull Speed
6.63 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
20.67
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
38.46
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
197.32
light
Comfort Ratio
17.34
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.19
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Winner in class at the MORC Internationals a number of times. Only 2 built: (‘Cowboy’ & ‘Rabble’.)
Thanks to ‘SPB’ for additional information.


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