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Adams 8

1981
Designer
Joe Adams
Builder
Endeavour Yachts
Hull Type
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Construction
FG
Associations
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Dimensions

Length Overall
26 5 / 8.1 m
Waterline Length
24 9 / 7.6 m
Beam
7 11 / 2.4 m
Draft
4 9 / 1.5 m
Displacement
3,400 lbs / 1,542 kg
Ballast
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drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
352 ft2 / 32.7 m2
Total Sail Area
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Mainsail
Sail Area
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P
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E
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Mast Height
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Foresail
Sail Area
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I
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J
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Est. Forestay Len.
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Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
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HP
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Type
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Fuel Capacity
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Accomodations

Water Capacity
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Holding Tank Capacity
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Headroom
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Calculations

Hull Speed
6.67 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
24.91
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
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Displacement/Length
99.84
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
13.0
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.12
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes


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