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NORDIC FAMILY BOAT built by Kuling Marin (DEN)/Botnia Marine (FIN) and designed by Elvstrøm Kjærulff Rögeberg. Her first hull was built in 1974 with an overall lengh of 8.85 m or 29.04 ft long

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NORDIC FAMILY BOAT Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.85 m / 29.04 ft
Builder(s)Kuling Marin /Botnia Marine
Designer(s)Elvstrøm Kjærulff Rögeberg
Hull TypeFin w/transom hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built350
First Hull Built1974
Last Hull Built1993
Ballast TypeIron
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal61 L / 16 gal
Ballast Ratio44.91


Overall Length (LOA) 8.85 m / 29.04 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.25 m / 23.79 ft
Beam (width)2.65 m / 8.69 ft
Draft1.55 m / 5.09 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 2850 kg / 6283 lb
Maximum Displacement2850 kg / 6283 lb
Ballast Weight1280 kg / 2822 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.89
Comfort Ratio21.48
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)208.32
Ballast Ratio44.91
Sail Area to Displacement18.57

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length10.86 m / 35.64 ft
Reported Sail Area36.60 m² / 394.00 ft²
Total Sail Area36.63 m² / 394.29 ft²
Mainsail Area18.86 m² / 203.04 ft²
I33.79 ft * 10.30 m
J11.32 ft * 3.45 m
P36.42 ft * 11.10 m
E11.15 ft * 3.40 m
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