Islander 29

1968 — 1969
Designer
Joseph McGlasson
Builder
Islander / Tradewind Yachts
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin Keel
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 0 / 8.9 m
Waterline Length
23 3 / 7.1 m
Beam
8 9 / 2.7 m
Draft
3 8 / 1.1 m
Displacement
7,800 lbs / 3,538 kg
Ballast
2,500 lbs / 1,134 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
392 ft2 / 36.4 m2
Total Sail Area
391.7 ft2 / 36.4 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
205.1 ft2 / 19.1 m2
P
29 11 / 9.1 m
E
13 8 / 4.2 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
186.6 ft2 / 17.3 m2
I
33 2 / 10.1 m
J
11 3 / 3.4 m
Forestay Length
35 0 / 10.7 m

Auxilary Power

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

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.47 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.95
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
32.05
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
274.22
moderate
Comfort Ratio
26.26
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.78
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Also called the WAYFARER 29.
A raised deck version was called the ISLANDER 30.


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