Downeast type hulls

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by ccb, Apr 23, 2006.

  1. ccb
    Joined: Apr 2006
    Posts: 11
    Likes: 0, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: mass.

    ccb Junior Member

    What would a 28 to 31 boat weight. average. I saw a coastal that weighed 13000 lbs . Is that a lot. or should it be about 8000 lbs or so..
    Joined: Apr 2005
    Posts: 1,042
    Likes: 37, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 535
    Location: TRIESTE (ITALY)

    RANCHI OTTO Naval Architect

    It depends from engine type (gas or diesel) and material.
    8.8 m length boat equipped with 1 diesel + stern drive 250 bhp has a weight of 4300 kg. abt.
Forum posts represent the experience, opinion, and view of individual users. Boat Design Net does not necessarily endorse nor share the view of each individual post.
When making potentially dangerous or financial decisions, always employ and consult appropriate professionals. Your circumstances or experience may be different.