Newport 30-3

1984
Designer
Gary Mull
Builder
Capital Yachts Corp.
Associations
Newport 30 Association (USA)
Capital Yachts Info
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 11 / 9.1 m
Waterline Length
26 6 / 8.1 m
Beam
10 7 / 3.3 m
Draft
5 2 / 1.6 m
Displacement
8,500 lbs / 3,856 kg
Ballast
2,600 lbs / 1,179 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
427 ft2 / 39.7 m2
Total Sail Area
427.6 ft2 / 39.7 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
174.3 ft2 / 16.2 m2
P
33 11 / 10.4 m
E
10 2 / 3.1 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
253.4 ft2 / 23.5 m2
I
39 11 / 12.2 m
J
12 7 / 3.9 m
Forestay Length
41 11 / 12.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Universal
Model
M018
HP
?
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
30 gal / 114 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
70 gal / 265 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.9 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
16.4
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
30.59
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
203.91
moderate
Comfort Ratio
20.22
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
2.09
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Differing from the earlier MkI & MkII models:
The NEWPORT 30 MkIII is more cruising oriented. Wheel steering and diesel power was included as standard equipment.
Shoal draft: 4.00’/1.22m
Tall Rig:
I: 43.00’ / 13.11m
J: 12.50’ / 3.81m
P: 37.00’ / 11.28m
E: 10.30’ / 3.14m
SA(Fore.): 268.75 ft2 / 24.97 m2
SA(Main): 190.55 ft2 / 17.70 m2
Sail Area (100% fore+main triangles): 459.30 ft2 / 42.67 m2


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