the boat

Meet Coconut!

I like my boats how I like my men! Foreign, strong, and full of character! Coconut is hull #18, a Bruce Bingham design. One of the 78 Fantasia 35’s that were built in Taiwan in 1976. The design is a double ender center cockpit. Specs and photos below for you boat nerds 🙂 

Hull Type: Full Keel

Rig Type: Sloop

LOA: 34’6″

LWL: 27′

Beam: 11′

Draft (max): 4.6′

Displacement: 22,000 lbs

Ballast: 6,500 lbs

SA/Disp: 12.48

Bal/Disp: 29.54%

Disp/Len: 472.26


Builder: Tun Hwa (Ta Yang)

Construction: Fiberglass

Ballast Type: Iron


Auxiliary Power

Make: Yanmar

Model: 3YM

Type: Diesel

Horsepower: 30


Rig Dimensions

I: 47.60′

J: 14.20′

P: 40′

E: 14′


SA (fore): 337.96 sqft

SA (main): 280 sqft

Total SA: 618 sqft

DL Ratio: 472.26

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