Feeling 346

1987 — 1997
Designer
Gilles Vaton
Builder
Kirie
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
34 1 / 10.4 m
Waterline Length
28 4 / 8.7 m
Beam
11 4 / 3.5 m
Draft
5 6 / 1.7 m
Displacement
8,820 lbs / 4,000 kg
Ballast
3,090 lbs / 1,400 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
479 ft2 / 44.5 m2
Total Sail Area
478.8 ft2 / 44.5 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
215 ft2 / 20 m2
P
38 10 / 11.9 m
E
11 0 / 3.4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
263.8 ft2 / 24.5 m2
I
43 2 / 13.2 m
J
12 2 / 3.7 m
Forestay Length
44 10 / 13.7 m

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
18
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.14 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
17.96
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
35.0
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
171.49
light
Comfort Ratio
17.61
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.2
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

A number of keel options were available.
DRAFT
Std: 5.25’
Shoal: 4.25’
Drop keel KU: 2.33’ KD:6.58’

This model is seen most often in the Euro-med-agean-adriatic charter trade. A ‘deck salon’ DI model was introduced in 1987.


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