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POLARIS DRABANT built by Nillings Bådeværft (DEN) and designed by Gert Gerlach. Her first hull was built in 1970 with an overall lengh of 7.80 m or 25.59 ft long

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POLARIS DRABANT Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.80 m / 25.59 ft
Builder(s)Nillings Bådeværft
Designer(s)Gert Gerlach
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built320
First Hull Built1970
Last Hull Built1988
Ballast TypeIron
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal45 L / 12 gal
Ballast Ratio51.52


Overall Length (LOA) 7.80 m / 25.59 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.50 m / 21.33 ft
Beam (width)2.40 m / 7.87 ft
Draft1.42 m / 4.66 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 2620 kg / 5776 lb
Maximum Displacement2620 kg / 5776 lb
Ballast Weight1350 kg / 2976 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.76
Comfort Ratio25.28
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)265.71
Ballast Ratio51.52
Sail Area to Displacement12.01

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length7.11 m / 23.33 ft
Reported Sail Area22.39 m² / 241.00 ft²
Total Sail Area22.39 m² / 240.96 ft²
Mainsail Area12.47 m² / 134.17 ft²
I21.00 ft * 6.40 m
J10.17 ft * 3.10 m
P29.20 ft * 8.90 m
E9.19 ft * 2.80 m
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