Carrera 280

1995
Designer
Håkan Södergren
Builder
Edgecomb Marine Group (USA)
Associations
?
# Built
2
Hull Type
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 0 / 8.8 m
Waterline Length
26 6 / 8.1 m
Beam
9 6 / 2.9 m
Draft
5 10 / 1.8 m
Displacement
2,550 lbs / 1,157 kg
Ballast
1,330 lbs / 603 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
B&R
Reported Sail Area
418 ft2 / 38.8 m2
Total Sail Area
418.5 ft2 / 38.9 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
232.4 ft2 / 21.6 m2
P
35 5 / 10.8 m
E
13 1 / 4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
186 ft2 / 17.3 m2
I
34 5 / 10.5 m
J
10 9 / 3.3 m
Forestay Length
36 1 / 11 m

Auxilary Power

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

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.9 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
35.83
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
52.16
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
61.17
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
7.16
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.78
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

The CARRERA 280 is an updated version of the CARRERA 290. The 280 has the same hull as the 290, but the stern is shortened 15 inches. The 280 keel is 5 inches deeper than the 290. The 280 rig was redesigned with a retractable sprit/no backstay rig.


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