ALDEN 43

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
43.18 ft
LWL:
34.50 ft
Beam:
12.50 ft
S.A. (reported):
927.00 ft2
Draft (max):
7.42 ft
Displacement:
22,000 lb
Ballast:
10,000 lb
S.A./Disp.:
18.96
Bal./Disp.:
45.45
Disp./Len.:
239.18
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1992
Last Built:
1997
Builder:
Alden Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer:
Niels Helleberg

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Westerbeke
Model:
63-B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
63
Fuel:
50 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.96
Bal./Disp.:
45.45
Disp./Len.:
239.18
Comfort Ratio:
31.71
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.79
S#:
2.47

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
59.00 ft
J:
16.30 ft
P:
51.00 ft
E:
17.50 ft
S.A. Fore:
480.85 ft2
S.A. Main:
446.25 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
927.10 ft2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
18.97
Est. Forestay Len.:
61.21 ft

Accommodations

Water:
100 gals

Notes

Alden design #1215. (with traditional or reverse transom).
Same as the ALDEN 45 but with less overhang in the stern.
Shoal draft version: 5.75'.

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