About the boat

“Linea” is Bavaria 430 Lagoon, built by Bavaria Yachtbau GMBH Germany in the days when Bavaria built solid boats.

Dsc00747mad2                                     Bavaria 430 Lagoon interior layout

Linea’s Technical Specification

  • Length overall; 13.4m
  • Beam; 3.98m
  • Draft; 1.75m with winged keel
  • Displacement; 9,600kgs
  • Ballast; 3,600kgs
  • Ballast/Displacement ratio; 37.5%
  • Keel; fixed anti-corrosive cast iron, winged
  • Tanks; Fuel 180L, Water 500L
  • Engine; Volvo Penta MD22A, 59hp
  • Propulsion; Saildrive with 3 blade MAXPROP folding propeller.
  • Round bilge
  • Balanced rudder
  • Rig; Double spreader mast head rigged sloop with retractable inner fore stay and fully battened main sail.
  • Flag; UK
  • Builder; Bavaria Yachtbau GMBH Germany
  • Designer; Judel & Vrolijk
  • 1992 purchase price; 287,000 DM

The original Bavaria 430 Lagoon, 430 Atlantic and 430 Caribic brochure (6mb)

winged keel
Linea’s copper coated winged keel
Bavaria 430 Lagoon at anchor
Linea at anchor

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