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Dufour 530 Performance is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Dufour and designed by Felci Yachts. Her first hull was built in 2020 with an overall lengh of 16.35 m or 53.7 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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DUFOUR 530 PERFORMANCE Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft16.35 m / 53.7 ft
Builder(s)Dufour Yachts
Designer(s)Felci Yachts
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2020
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel T-shaped keel (with bulb)
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitClosing aft cockpit with opening system
Ballast TypeCast iron fin with lead bulb
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 9/10
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal740 L / 195.5 gal
Ballast Ratio0.28


Overall Length (LOA) 16.35 m / 53.7 ft
Hull Length15.5 m / 50.11 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)14.43 m / 47.4 ft
Beam (width)4.99 m / 16.5 ft
Draft2.8 m / 9.2 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 16193 kg / 35699 lb
Ballast Weight4600 kg / 10141 lb


Critical Hull Speed9.22 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)153
Ballast Ratio0.28
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement22.73 m²/T / 245 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement46.17 m²/T / 497 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders3
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars (carbon fiber spars as an option)
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire discontinuous
Upwind Sail Area145.5 m² / 1566 ft²
Downwind Sail Area295.5 m² / 3181 ft²
Mainsail Area83.5 m² / 899 ft²
Genoa Area62 m² / 667 ft²
I65.7 ft * 20 m
J18.8 ft * 5.71 m
P66.4 ft * 20.2 m
E19.5 ft * 5.9 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity440 L / 116.2 gal
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