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WATKINS 29

WATKINS 29 built by Watkins Yachts Inc. (USA) and designed by Walter Scott/Watkins. Her first hull was built in 1984 with an overall lengh of 8.81 m or 28.92 ft long

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WATKINS 29 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.81 m / 28.92 ft
Builder(s)Watkins Yachts Inc.
Designer(s)Walter Scott/Watkins
BrandWatkins
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built60
First Hull Built1984
Last Hull Built1988
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal151 L / 40 gal
Ballast Ratio44.32

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.81 m / 28.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.32 m / 24.00 ft
Beam (width)3.15 m / 10.33 ft
Draft1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 3992 kg / 8800 lb
Maximum Displacement3992 kg / 8800 lb
Ballast Weight1769 kg / 3900 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.00
Comfort Ratio23.81
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)284.18
Ballast Ratio44.32
Sail Area to Displacement13.93

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length11.69 m / 38.36 ft
Reported Sail Area34.37 m² / 370.00 ft²
Total Sail Area34.41 m² / 370.35 ft²
Mainsail Area14.40 m² / 155.00 ft²
I36.50 ft * 11.13 m
J11.80 ft * 3.60 m
P31.00 ft * 9.45 m
E10.00 ft * 3.05 m
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