Mercator 30

1970
Designer
Neil Parmentier
Builder
Mercator
Associations
?
# Built
38
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 11 / 9.1 m
Waterline Length
24 6 / 7.5 m
Beam
8 9 / 2.7 m
Draft
4 11 / 1.5 m
Displacement
10,000 lbs / 4,536 kg
Ballast
4,300 lbs / 1,950 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
420 ft2 / 39 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
?
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
?
J
?
Forestay Length
?

Auxilary Power

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

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.63 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
14.48
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
43.0
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
303.57
heavy
Comfort Ratio
32.26
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.64
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Also known as OFFSHORE 30 or MERCATOR OFFSHORE 30. See OFFSHORE 30 (MERCATOR) for more details.


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