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Balaton 31

1973
Designer
Gunnar Cardell
Builder
Balaton Boats
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
31.00 ft / 9.45 m
Waterline Length
24.11 ft / 7.35 m
Beam
9.71 ft / 2.96 m
Draft
5.25 ft / 1.60 m
Displacement
8,047 lb / 3,650 kg
Ballast
3,307 lb / 1,500 kg (Iron)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
495.00 ft2 / 45.99 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
J
Est. Forestay Len.
?

Spinnaker

SPL/TPS
ISP

Auxilary Power

Make
Farymann
Model
30A
HP
?
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.58 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
19.72
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
41.1
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
256.33
moderate
Comfort Ratio
22.85
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.94
better suited for ocean passages

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