Contest 36S

1984 — 1994
Designer
Dick Zaal
Builder
Contest Yachts - Conyplex
Associations
?
# Built
88
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
35 9 / 10.9 m
Waterline Length
29 2 / 8.9 m
Beam
11 8 / 3.6 m
Draft
6 3 / 1.9 m
Displacement
15,970 lbs / 7,243 kg
Ballast
6,470 lbs / 2,937 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
598 ft2 / 55.6 m2
Total Sail Area
597.8 ft2 / 55.5 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
237.8 ft2 / 22.1 m2
P
41 2 / 12.6 m
E
11 6 / 3.5 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
360.2 ft2 / 33.5 m2
I
46 10 / 14.3 m
J
15 4 / 4.7 m
Forestay Length
49 4 / 15.1 m

Auxilary Power

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

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.24 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.09
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
40.55
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
287.52
heavy
Comfort Ratio
29.81
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.85
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Shoal draft wing keel also available.(draft: 5.42’)
Also available with fractional sloop rig.


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