TECH - ORIGINAL SPECS
First 235 Scantlings
Below you will find actual 1986 Beneteau F235 Scantlings sent
from Beneteau France.
are simply the dimensions of the structural parts of a
vessel and in this case, these were the originals taken
from the First 23, all still in French.
Although many of the specs can be deduced, I am hoping to
get a complete translation up in document/text form soon.
The material below was taken from .pdf to .gif images and
cleaned up in the process. Thanks to Gerard Corbino for these
Note the different displacements for the fin, wing, and drop
keel models. The corresponds to the different weights of the
KEELS as noted below. The wing keel is about 110lbs heavier
than the Fin.
F235 Fin Keel Scantlings