Contest 30

1974 — 1978
Designer
Dick Zaal
Builder
Contest Yachts - Conyplex
Associations
?
# Built
80
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 11 / 9.1 m
Waterline Length
24 11 / 7.6 m
Beam
8 11 / 2.7 m
Draft
4 3 / 1.3 m
Displacement
8,820 lbs / 4,001 kg
Ballast
4,000 lbs / 1,814 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
362 ft2 / 33.6 m2
Total Sail Area
362.4 ft2 / 33.7 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
153 ft2 / 14.2 m2
P
29 11 / 9.1 m
E
10 2 / 3.1 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
209.5 ft2 / 19.5 m2
I
35 9 / 10.9 m
J
11 8 / 3.6 m
Forestay Length
37 7 / 11.5 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Universal
Model
Atomic 4
HP
30
Fuel Type
Gas
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.69 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
13.57
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
45.35
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
254.43
moderate
Comfort Ratio
27.43
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.74
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

IOR 1/2 ton.


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