PRECISION 185 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 PRECISION 185. Built by Precision Boat Works and designed by Jim Taylor, the boat was first built in 2001. It has a hull type of Fin w/transom hung rudder and LOA is 5.61. Its sail area/displacement ratio 31.59. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

PRECISION 185 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 PRECISION 185 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:5.61 m / 18.41 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/transom hung rudder
S.A. (reported):16.82 m2 / 181.05 ft2
Draft (max):1.07 m / 3.51 ft
Displacement:399 kg / 879.64 lbs
Ballast:170 kg / 374.79 lbs
Last Built:2019
Designers:Jim Taylor
LWL:5.08 m / 16.67 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:5.57
Capsize Screening Formula:3.06

Rig And Sail Specs

I:5.7 m / 18.70 ft
S.A. Fore:6.55 m / 21.49 ft
E:2.74 m / 8.99 ft
S.A. Fore:5.3 m2 / 57.05 ft2
S.A. Main:8.99 m2 / 96.77 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)14.29 m2 / 153.82 ft2


Builders:Precision Boat Works
Designers:Jim Taylor


Who designed the PRECISION 185?

PRECISION 185 was designed by Jim Taylor.

Who builds PRECISION 185?

PRECISION 185 is built by Precision Boat Works.

When was PRECISION 185 first built?

PRECISION 185 was first built in 2001.

How long is PRECISION 185?

PRECISION 185 is 5.08 m in length.

What is mast height on PRECISION 185?

PRECISION 185 has a mast height of 6.55 m.

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