CALKINS 50

CALKINS 50 photo CALKINS 50 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
50.00 ft / 15.24 m
LWL:
43.00 ft / 13.11 m
Beam:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
S.A. (reported):
1,038.00 ft2 / 96.43 m2
Draft (max):
7.50 ft / 2.29 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
27,500 lb / 12,474 kg
Ballast:
7,000 lb / 3,175 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.30
Bal./Disp.:
25.45
Disp./Len.:
154.41
Construction:
Wood (strip. planked mahogany)
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1960
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
American Marine (HK) Stoll Shipyards(USA)
Designer:
Wendell H. Calkins
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Ford
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
120
Water:
300 gals / 1,136 L
Fuel:
250 gals / 946 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.30
Bal./Disp.:
25.45
Disp./Len.:
154.41
Comfort Ratio:
34.43
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.59

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Notes

An article about this boat, (and it's designer) appeared in 'Sports Illustrated',(3/1963). At that time, 5 boats had already been delivered.



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