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Paceship Acadian 30 Ywl

1968
Designer
G. William McVay
Builder
Paceship Yachts Ltd.
Hull Type
Long Keel
Construction
FG
Associations
Paceship/AMF Yachts Website

Dimensions

Length Overall
29 11 / 9.1 m
Waterline Length
21 9 / 6.6 m
Beam
8 5 / 2.6 m
Draft
4 3 / 1.3 m
Displacement
7,000 lbs / 3,175 kg
Ballast
3,400 lbs / 1,542 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Yawl
Reported Sail Area
389 ft2 / 36.1 m2
Total Sail Area
355.6 ft2 / 33 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
171.5 ft2 / 15.9 m2
P
27 11 / 8.5 m
E
12 2 / 3.7 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
184.2 ft2 / 17.1 m2
I
33 0 / 10.1 m
J
11 1 / 3.4 m
Est. Forestay Len.
34 10 / 10.6 m
Mizzen
PY
11 3 / 3.4 m
EY
5 10 / 1.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Universal
Model
Atomic 4
HP
30
Type
Gas
Fuel Capacity
10 gal / 38 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
25 gal / 95 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.25 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
17.01
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
48.57
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
303.72
heavy
Comfort Ratio
25.65
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.78
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

First introduced as a sloop.
See ACADIAN 30 for more details.


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