Originally Posted by newhaul
Actually that LWL is infact 36 feet I measured her myself .
You are saying that the stern overhang and the bow overhang are only 6' total? If so you need a new measuring tape.
The 30' measurement comes from Sailboatdata which is wrong on many boats.
Sailcalc is much more accurate. Even a modern boat like the Tartan 41 only has a 32' waterline.