ALDEN 48

ALDEN 48 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
48.75 ft / 14.86 m
LWL:
37.08 ft / 11.30 m
S.A. (reported):
Beam:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
Draft (max):
10.08 ft / 3.07 m
Draft (min):
5.33 ft / 1.62 m
Displacement:
32,000 lb / 14,515 kg
Ballast:
13,000 lb / 5,897 kg
S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
40.63
Disp./Len.:
280.21
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1987
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Alden Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer:
Niels Helleberg
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
Bal./Disp.:
40.63
Disp./Len.:
280.21
Comfort Ratio:
38.07

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
60.00 ft / 18.29 m
J:
19.25 ft / 5.87 m
P:
53.50 ft / 16.31 m
E:
18.75 ft / 5.72 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
577.50 ft2 / 53.65 m2
S.A. Main:
501.56 ft2 / 46.60 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
1,079.06 ft2 / 100.25 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.20
Est. Forestay Len.:
63.01 ft / 19.21 m

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Notes

Based on Alden design #1193. Similar to ALDEN 46 but with extended stern. The ALDEN 46, 48 and 50 are derived from the same design.



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