Show 29

1975 — 1988
Designer
Alain Jezequel
Builder
Barberis
Association
Half Ton Class
# Built
50
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 5 / 9 m
Waterline Length
22 11 / 7 m
Beam
9 10 / 3 m
Draft
5 6 / 1.7 m
Displacement
6,390 lbs / 2,900 kg
Ballast
2,430 lbs / 1,100 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
400 ft2 / 37.2 m2
Total Sail Area
400 ft2 / 37.2 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
163.4 ft2 / 15.2 m2
P
30 2 / 9.2 m
E
10 9 / 3.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
236.6 ft2 / 22 m2
I
36 5 / 11.1 m
J
12 11 / 4 m
Forestay Length
38 8 / 11.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.43 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
18.58
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
37.93
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
234.57
moderate
Comfort Ratio
18.55
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.14
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

IOR 1/2 ton.
An updated version appeared in the mid 1980’s? which featured a deeper keel, altered rudder, and an extended (forward) coachroof. The Baberis/Show line was sold for a very brief time in the US.


For Sale

Have a sailboat to sell?
List it for free and it will show up here.

Subscribe

Get occassional updates about new features or featured sailboats.
You can opt out or contact us any time.