Hustler 32

1978 — 1983
Designer
Stephen Jones
Builder
Verl Yachts (UK)
Association
Half Ton Class
# Built
27
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
32 3 / 9.9 m
Waterline Length
25 0 / 7.6 m
Beam
11 3 / 3.4 m
Draft
5 10 / 1.8 m
Displacement
6,700 lbs / 3,039 kg
Ballast
2,950 lbs / 1,338 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
413 ft2 / 38.4 m2
Total Sail Area
413.5 ft2 / 38.4 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
230.8 ft2 / 21.4 m2
P
35 5 / 10.8 m
E
12 11 / 4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
182.8 ft2 / 17 m2
I
33 11 / 10.4 m
J
10 9 / 3.3 m
Forestay Length
35 7 / 10.9 m

Auxilary Power

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

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.7 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
18.59
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
44.03
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
191.43
light
Comfort Ratio
15.05
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.39
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

IOR 1/2 ton. (Prototype was ‘Smokey Bear’, 2nd at Poole, UK, 1978)
Also called VERL 32.


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