|Designer||Hunter Design Team|
|Boat weight||3,600 lb (1,633 kg)|
|Draft||5.50 ft (1.68 m) with centerboard down|
|LOA||24.08 ft (7.34 m)|
|LWL||22.08 ft (6.73 m)|
|Beam||8.25 ft (2.51 m)|
|Engine type||Outboard motor|
|Ballast||1,300 lb (590 kg) of water|
|Rig type||Bermuda rig|
|I (foretriangle height)||25.50 ft (7.77 m)|
|J (foretriangle base)||8.50 ft (2.59 m)|
|P (mainsail luff)||24.25 ft (7.39 m)|
|E (mainsail foot)||10.50 ft (3.20 m)|
|Sailplan||Fractional B&R rigged sloop|
|Mainsail area||127.31 sq ft (11.827 m2)|
|Jib/genoa area||108.38 sq ft (10.069 m2)|
|Total sail area||235.69 sq ft (21.896 m2)|
The Hunter 240 is a small recreational keelboat, built predominantly of fiberglass. It has a fractional sloop B&R rig, a raked stem, a walk-through reverse transom, a transom-hung rudder controlled by a tiller and a retractable centerboard. It displaces 3,600 lb (1,633 kg) and carries 1,300 lb (590 kg) of flooding water ballast. The ballast is drained for road transport.
Factory standard equipment included a 110% genoa, outboard motor bracket, dinette table, potable head, highway trailer, anchor and life jackets. Factory optional equipment included a Bimini top, camper tent enclosure, spinnaker, and a roller furling jib.
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