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Hunter 212 is a Coastal cruising sailboat built by Marlow Hunter and designed by Chuck Burns Yachts. Her first hull was built in 1996 and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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HUNTER 212 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft6.40 m / 21.00 ft
Builder(s)Marlow Hunter
Designer(s)Chuck Burns Yachts
BrandMarlow Hunter
categoryCoastal cruising sailboat
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built1996
Last Hull Built2002
AppendagesCenterboard pivoting centerboard
HelmSingle tiller
RudderSingle transom hung rudder
CockpitOpen aft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 7/8
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Ballast Ratio7.78


Overall Length (LOA) 6.40 m / 21.00 ft
Hull Length6.4 m / 21 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)5.49 m / 18 ft
Beam (width)2.49 m / 8.2 ft
Draft1.52 m / 5 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 817 kg / 1801 lb
Maximum Displacement816 kg / 1800 lb


Critical Hull Speed5.69 knots
Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)3.02
Comfort Ratio7.69
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)140
Ballast Ratio7.78
Sail Area to Displacement21.89
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement22.64 m²/T / 244 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL9.45 m / 31 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders1
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Estimated Forestay Length6.84 m / 22.44 ft
Reported Sail Area18.77 m² / 202.00 ft²
Total Sail Area18.72 m² / 201.51 ft²
Upwind Sail Area19.79 m² / 213 ft²
Mainsail Area13.94 m² / 150 ft²
I21.00 ft * 6.40 m
J7.92 ft * 2.41 m
P23.67 ft * 7.21 m
E10.00 ft * 3.05 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 outboard engine
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