J/88 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 J/88. Built by J Boats and designed by Alan Johnstone, the boat was first built in 2013. It has a hull type of Fin w/transom hung rudder and LOA is 8.9. Its sail area/displacement ratio 24.12. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on Diesel.

J/88 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 J/88 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.9 m / 29.20 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/transom hung rudder
S.A. (reported):40.78 m2 / 438.95 ft2
Draft (max):1.98 m / 6.50 ft
Displacement:2263 kg / 4989.06 lbs
Ballast:835 kg / 1840.86 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Alan Johnstone
LWL:8.18 m / 26.84 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:13.96
Capsize Screening Formula:2.23

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.79 m / 38.68 ft
SPL/TPS:11.22 m / 36.81 ft
E:3.66 m / 12.01 ft
SPL/TPS:5.72 m / 18.77 ft
ISP:12.68 m / 41.60 ft
S.A. Fore:20.26 m2 / 218.08 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank



Builders:J Boats
Designers:Alan Johnstone


Who designed the J/88?

J/88 was designed by Alan Johnstone.

Who builds J/88?

J/88 is built by J Boats.

When was J/88 first built?

J/88 was first built in 2013.

How long is J/88?

J/88 is 8.18 m in length.

What is mast height on J/88?

J/88 has a mast height of 11.22 m.

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