Vineyard Vixen 34

1975
Designer
T. M. Hale & Assoc.
Builder
Martha's Vineyard Shipyard (USA)
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
34 3 / 10.5 m
Waterline Length
27 5 / 8.4 m
Beam
10 5 / 3.2 m
Draft
5 2 / 1.6 m
Displacement
12,500 lbs / 5,670 kg
Ballast
5,500 lbs / 2,495 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
545 ft2 / 50.6 m2
Total Sail Area
544.8 ft2 / 50.6 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
262.5 ft2 / 24.4 m2
P
37 6 / 11.4 m
E
14 0 / 4.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
282.2 ft2 / 26.2 m2
I
40 10 / 12.5 m
J
13 9 / 4.2 m
Forestay Length
43 2 / 13.2 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Volvo
Model
?
HP
23
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
28 gal / 106 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
45 gal / 170 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.02 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
16.19
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
44.0
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
270.68
moderate
Comfort Ratio
28.38
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.81
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Also called VIXEN 34.
Builder was:
Martha’s Vineyard Shipyard Inc.
Vinyard Haven, MA


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