BOMBAY EXPLORER 44

BOMBAY EXPLORER 44 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
45.42 ft / 13.84 m
LWL:
34.50 ft / 10.52 m
Beam:
13.08 ft / 3.99 m
S.A. (reported):
887.00 ft2 / 82.40 m2
Draft (max):
6.83 ft / 2.08 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
28,600 lb / 12,973 kg
Ballast:
11,600 lb / 5,262 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.24
Bal./Disp.:
40.56
Disp./Len.:
310.93
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
New Bombay Trading Co. (USA)
Designer:
DeClercq
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
60

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.24
Bal./Disp.:
40.56
Disp./Len.:
310.93
Comfort Ratio:
38.12
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.71

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
53.30 ft / 16.25 m
J:
18.50 ft / 5.64 m
P:
49.00 ft / 14.94 m
E:
16.10 ft / 4.91 m
PY:
9.40 ft / 2.87 m
EY:
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
493.03 ft2 / 45.80 m2
S.A. Main:
394.45 ft2 / 36.65 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
887.48 ft2 / 82.45 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.25
Est. Forestay Len.:
56.42 ft / 17.20 m

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Designers:

Notes

Shoal draft version: Draft- 4.83'/1.47m.
Keel/Centerboard version: BU 4.83/1.47m', BD 9.42'/2.87m.
It is believed that this yacht was first built as the STILLSON 44 by Harstil Industries (Fraser, Michigan,USA). And that the hull design was developed first as 'Spirit of Michigan', a competitor in the Canada's Cup match race series of 1972.



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