NAJAD 343 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 NAJAD 343. Built by Najad Yachts (SWE) and designed by Thorwald Karlsson, the boat was first built in 1981. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 10.2. Its sail area/displacement ratio 14.64. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Volvo Penta, runs on Diesel.

NAJAD 343 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 NAJAD 343 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:10.2 m / 33.46 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):49.98 m2 / 537.98 ft2
Draft (max):1.65 m / 5.41 ft
Displacement:6500 kg / 14330.03 lbs
Ballast:2500 kg / 5511.55 lbs
Ballast Type:Iron
Last Built:1989
Designers:Thorwald Karlsson
LWL:8.7 m / 28.54 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:30.52
Capsize Screening Formula:1.80

Rig And Sail Specs

I:12.6 m / 41.34 ft
S.A. Fore:11.1 m / 36.42 ft
E:4.34 m / 14.24 ft
S.A. Fore:22.69 m2 / 244.23 ft2
S.A. Main:24.11 m2 / 259.52 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)46.8 m2 / 503.75 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Make:Volvo Penta
Fuel:201 L / 53.10 gals


Water:201 L / 53.10 gals


Builders:Najad Yachts (SWE)
Designers:Thorwald Karlsson


Who designed the NAJAD 343?

NAJAD 343 was designed by Thorwald Karlsson.

Who builds NAJAD 343?

NAJAD 343 is built by Najad Yachts (SWE).

When was NAJAD 343 first built?

NAJAD 343 was first built in 1981.

How long is NAJAD 343?

NAJAD 343 is 8.7 m in length.

What is mast height on NAJAD 343?

NAJAD 343 has a mast height of 11.1 m.

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