Zen 24, a new electric sailboat design from Japan

Zen 24 Hydro-dynamic performance

 

There is a great difference in sailboat performance. Some may look similar, but they all have different sailing characteristics.

Some sailboats are fast or slow, stable or unsteady at  the helm, tender or stiff and these characteristics become most evident in heavy conditions.

The Zen 24 realizes this integration with a new approach to hydro-dynamic hull design. As a result you feel smooth and easy sailing and you will enjoy sailing the Zen 24!

 

 

 

 

 

 

4 Comments to Zen 24 Hydro-dynamic performance

  1. […] big. Boat speed is a function of 1. Sail area/Stability, 2.Displacement/Water line length and 3.hull form. Naval architects always try to establish a balance between those factors. The hull form is […]

  2. Joe says:

    We are prospecting right now for a sail boat and the ZEN seems appealing. A few questions: The motor drive is reported as powerful – how does that relate in horsepower? How would the ZEN handle cold weather as for Nova Scotia winters? Any specifics as for a galley? Appreciate your input.
    Joe @ PeggyJo Walls

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