OLSON 34 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 OLSON 34. Built by Ericson Yachts (USA) and designed by George Olson, the boat was first built in 1986. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 10.36. Its sail area/displacement ratio 22.16. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

OLSON 34 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 OLSON 34 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:10.36 m / 33.99 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):53.42 m2 / 575.01 ft2
Draft (max):1.83 m / 6.00 ft
Displacement:3856 kg / 8501.01 lbs
Ballast:1588 kg / 3500.94 lbs
Construction:FG w/balsa core hull & deck
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1986
Designers:George Olson
LWL:8.53 m / 27.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:18.46
Capsize Screening Formula:2.13

Rig And Sail Specs

I:12.8 m / 41.99 ft
S.A. Fore:11.35 m / 37.24 ft
E:4.11 m / 13.48 ft
S.A. Fore:25.85 m2 / 278.25 ft2
S.A. Main:23.36 m2 / 251.44 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)49.21 m2 / 529.69 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank



Builders:Ericson Yachts (USA)
Designers:George Olson


Who designed the OLSON 34?

OLSON 34 was designed by George Olson.

Who builds OLSON 34?

OLSON 34 is built by Ericson Yachts (USA).

When was OLSON 34 first built?

OLSON 34 was first built in 1986.

How long is OLSON 34?

OLSON 34 is 8.53 m in length.

What is mast height on OLSON 34?

OLSON 34 has a mast height of 11.35 m.

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