Martin Bird and Associates Inc.
326 First Street Suite 35
Annapolis, Maryland, US, 21403
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2018 Shipman L 30

location icon Annapolis, Maryland
Year 2018
Length 30 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Shipman Greenline Yachts

The L 30 is a new One Design Class that started in Europe and is now available here in the US. The boat can be easily raced in a single/double handed races or crewed up for PHRF/ORC/IRC fleet racing or used by clubs as a great training platform for new sailors.

Unlike most new one design boats, the L 30 does offer a full interior with a large V-Berth forward, 2 quarter berths, a galley and stand up enclosed head. The lifting T-keel makes the boat easy to trailer and can be launched off of a ramp or lifted with a crane on it's single point lifting ring. Her twin rudders are also retractable. The cockpit is large and has 2 large storage lockers for an outboard, or gear. The L 30 comes with twin carbon steering wheels, a carbon mast and furling gear for the Jib and Code 0. DEMO BOAT (taxes and duty paid).


Year Built 2018
Category Sail
Length Overall 30 ft
Beam 8'4 ft
Cabins 1
Cabin Headroom 6 ft
Double Berths 1
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Lifting Keel
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 26 gal
Water Tank Mat. Other
Dry Weight 4,695 lb
Ballast 1,563 lb
Displacement 4,685 lb
Displacement Type Dry Load
Sails and Rigging

2017 UK Carbon Main

2017 UK #1 Carbon Furling Jib with Vertical Battens

2017 UK #2 Carbon Furling Jib with Vertical Battens

2017 Staysail with Torsion Cable

2017 UK Code 0 with Furler

2017 UK A2 Asymmetrical Spinnaker

7/8 Pauger Carbon Mast, Boom and Spreaders

Carbon Retractable Bowsprit

Carbon Boom Vang

Removable Dyneema Running Backstays

Gottifredi Maffioli Dyneema Running Rigging

Rod Rigging

Karver Furling System

2017 Mainsail Cover

2017 Furling Jib Cover

2 Rudder Covers

2 Wheel Covers

6 Cockpit Rope Bags

Set of L 30 Lifting Straps

L 30 Mast Lifting System

Mast and Boom Trailing Cradles




Hull and Deck

Hull and Deck are vacuum bagged infused with vinylester and PVC Core 

2 Carbonautica Steering Wheels

2 Lifting Rudders

Lifting Stainless Steel T-Keel with Lead bulb 

Trim Tab on back edge of the keel

Self-draining Anchor Locker

2  self- draining large cockpit Storage lockers

One opening forward hatch

3 Antal roller cleats

2 Harken Self tailing cabin top winches

6 Spinlock Halyard Clutches

Folding aluminum swim ladder

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.