FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) 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 FIRST 29 (BENETEAU). Built by Beneteau and designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot), the boat was first built in 1983. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 9.04. Its sail area/displacement ratio 17.00. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Volvo, runs on Diesel.

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) 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 FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:9.04 m / 29.66 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):36.05 m2 / 388.04 ft2
Draft (max):1.65 m / 5.41 ft
Displacement:3181 kg / 7012.90 lbs
Ballast:1000 kg / 2204.62 lbs
Last Built:1989
Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)
LWL:7.98 m / 26.18 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:19.18
Capsize Screening Formula:2.04

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.2 m / 36.75 ft
S.A. Fore:9.65 m / 31.66 ft
E:3.28 m / 10.76 ft
S.A. Fore:20.21 m2 / 217.54 ft2
S.A. Main:15.82 m2 / 170.29 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)36.03 m2 / 387.82 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:26 L / 6.87 gals


Water:91 L / 24.04 gals


Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)


Who designed the FIRST 29 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) was designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot).

Who builds FIRST 29 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) is built by Beneteau.

When was FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) first built?

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) was first built in 1983.

How long is FIRST 29 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) is 7.98 m in length.

What is mast height on FIRST 29 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 29 (BENETEAU) has a mast height of 9.65 m.

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