RAFIKI 37 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 RAFIKI 37. Built by Lien Hwa Industrial Corp. and designed by Stan Huntingford, the boat was first built in 1975. It has a hull type of Long keel w/trans. hung rudder and LOA is 11.2. Its sail area/displacement ratio 13.18. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Volvo, runs on Diesel.

RAFIKI 37 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 RAFIKI 37 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:11.2 m / 36.75 ft
Rigging Type:Cutter
Hull Type:Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
S.A. (reported):67.73 m2 / 729.04 ft2
Draft (max):1.83 m / 6.00 ft
Displacement:12020 kg / 26499.53 lbs
Ballast:5216 kg / 11499.30 lbs
Construction:FG w/balsa core
# Built:55
Designers:Stan Huntingford
LWL:9.75 m / 31.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:44.92
Capsize Screening Formula:1.61

Rig And Sail Specs

I:14.33 m / 47.01 ft
S.A. Fore:12.65 m / 41.50 ft
E:5.18 m / 16.99 ft
S.A. Fore:34.93 m2 / 375.98 ft2
S.A. Main:32.77 m2 / 352.73 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)67.7 m2 / 728.72 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:473 L / 124.95 gals


Water:738 L / 194.96 gals


Builders:Lien Hwa Industrial Corp.
Designers:Stan Huntingford


Who designed the RAFIKI 37?

RAFIKI 37 was designed by Stan Huntingford.

Who builds RAFIKI 37?

RAFIKI 37 is built by Lien Hwa Industrial Corp..

When was RAFIKI 37 first built?

RAFIKI 37 was first built in 1975.

How long is RAFIKI 37?

RAFIKI 37 is 9.75 m in length.

What is mast height on RAFIKI 37?

RAFIKI 37 has a mast height of 12.65 m.

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