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TANZER 8.5

TANZER 8.5 built by Tanzer Industries Ltd. (CAN) and designed by Johann Tanzer. Her first hull was built in 1978 with an overall lengh of 8.51 m or 27.92 ft long

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TANZER 8.5 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.51 m / 27.92 ft
Builder(s)Tanzer Industries Ltd
Designer(s)Johann Tanzer
BrandTanzer
CountryCanada
Hull TypeFin w/transom hung rudder
First Hull Built1978
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal57 L / 15 gal
Ballast Ratio40.54

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.51 m / 27.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.24 m / 23.75 ft
Beam (width)2.90 m / 9.50 ft
Draft1.32 m / 4.33 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 3357 kg / 7400 lb
Maximum Displacement3357 kg / 7400 lb
Ballast Weight1361 kg / 3000 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.95
Comfort Ratio22.8
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)246.6
Ballast Ratio40.54
Sail Area to Displacement14.33

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length11.38 m / 37.35 ft
Reported Sail Area31.49 m² / 339.00 ft²
Total Sail Area31.46 m² / 338.65 ft²
Mainsail Area12.33 m² / 132.75 ft²
I35.50 ft * 10.82 m
J11.60 ft * 3.54 m
P29.50 ft * 8.99 m
E9.00 ft * 2.74 m
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