FIRST 305 (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 305 (BENETEAU). Built by Beneteau and designed by Berret-Racoupeau, the boat was first built in 1985. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 9.3. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.13. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Volvo, runs on Diesel.

FIRST 305 (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 305 (BENETEAU) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:9.3 m / 30.51 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):38.09 m2 / 410.00 ft2
Draft (max):1.7 m / 5.58 ft
Displacement:3739 kg / 8243.07 lbs
Ballast:1350 kg / 2976.24 lbs
LWL:8.15 m / 26.74 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:19.94
Capsize Screening Formula:2.08

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.99 m / 39.34 ft
S.A. Fore:10.24 m / 33.60 ft
E:3.38 m / 11.09 ft
S.A. Fore:20.79 m2 / 223.78 ft2
S.A. Main:17.28 m2 / 186.00 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)38.07 m2 / 409.78 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:34 L / 8.98 gals


Water:114 L / 30.12 gals




Who designed the FIRST 305 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) was designed by Berret-Racoupeau.

Who builds FIRST 305 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) is built by Beneteau.

When was FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) first built?

FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) was first built in 1985.

How long is FIRST 305 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) is 8.15 m in length.

What is mast height on FIRST 305 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 305 (BENETEAU) has a mast height of 10.24 m.

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