CAL 29 Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of CAL 29. Built by Jensen Marine/Cal Boats and designed by C. William Lapworth, the boat was first built in 1968. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 8.84. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.93. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Gas.

CAL 29 has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about CAL 29 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.84 m / 29.00 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):39.21 m2 / 422.05 ft2
Draft (max):1.37 m / 4.49 ft
Displacement:3629 kg / 8000.57 lbs
Ballast:1520 kg / 3351.02 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1974
Designers:C. William Lapworth
LWL:7.32 m / 24.02 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:25.04
Capsize Screening Formula:1.85

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.28 m / 37.01 ft
S.A. Fore:9.65 m / 31.66 ft
E:3.73 m / 12.24 ft
S.A. Fore:21.19 m2 / 228.09 ft2
S.A. Main:18.02 m2 / 193.97 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)39.21 m2 / 422.05 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:76 L / 20.08 gals


Water:76 L / 20.08 gals


Builders:Jensen Marine/Cal Boats
Designers:C. William Lapworth


Who designed the CAL 29?

CAL 29 was designed by C. William Lapworth.

Who builds CAL 29?

CAL 29 is built by Jensen Marine/Cal Boats.

When was CAL 29 first built?

CAL 29 was first built in 1968.

How long is CAL 29?

CAL 29 is 7.32 m in length.

What is mast height on CAL 29?

CAL 29 has a mast height of 9.65 m.

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