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NICHOLSON 31

NICHOLSON 31 built by Camper & Nicholson Ltd. (UK) and designed by Raymond Wall. Her first hull was built in 1976 with an overall lengh of 9.31 m or 30.54 ft long

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NICHOLSON 31 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft9.31 m / 30.54 ft
Builder(s)Camper & Nicholson Ltd
Designer(s)Raymond Wall
BrandCamper & Nicholson
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built119
First Hull Built1976
Last Hull Built1980
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal352 L / 93 gal
Ballast Ratio36.91

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 9.31 m / 30.54 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.37 m / 24.17 ft
Beam (width)3.11 m / 10.20 ft
Draft1.52 m / 5.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 5899 kg / 13005 lb
Maximum Displacement5899 kg / 13005 lb
Ballast Weight2177 kg / 4800 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.74
Comfort Ratio34.95
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)411.18
Ballast Ratio36.91
Sail Area to Displacement14.05

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length12.55 m / 41.18 ft
Reported Sail Area44.97 m² / 484.00 ft²
Total Sail Area44.94 m² / 483.73 ft²
Mainsail Area22.00 m² / 236.77 ft²
I39.20 ft * 11.95 m
J12.60 ft * 3.84 m
P34.87 ft * 10.63 m
E13.58 ft * 4.14 m
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