CATALINA 38

CATALINA 38 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
38.08 ft / 11.61 m
LWL:
30.25 ft / 9.22 m
S.A. (reported):
641.00 ft2 / 59.55 m2
Beam:
11.83 ft / 3.61 m
Draft (max):
6.80 ft / 2.07 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
15,900 lb / 7,212 kg
Ballast:
6,850 lb / 3,107 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.28
Bal./Disp.:
43.08
Disp./Len.:
256.43
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
1990
# Built:
365
Builder:
Catalina Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens / Butler
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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
25
Water:
55 gals / 208 L
Fuel:
20 gals / 76 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.28
Bal./Disp.:
43.08
Disp./Len.:
256.43
Comfort Ratio:
28.07

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
49.80 ft / 15.18 m
J:
15.50 ft / 4.72 m
P:
44.00 ft / 13.41 m
E:
11.50 ft / 3.51 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
385.95 ft2 / 35.86 m2
S.A. Main:
253.00 ft2 / 23.50 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
638.95 ft2 / 59.36 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.23
Est. Forestay Len.:
52.16 ft / 15.90 m

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Notes

Based on an earlier S&S design; (YANKEE 38-S&S #2094). The molds were purchased when Yankee Yachts went out of business. Among the modifications to the original design: new deck and coach roof, taller rig, and balanced spade rudder. Shoal draft version: 4.90'/1.49m



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