CELESTIAL 48

CELESTIAL 48 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin (shoal draft)
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
50.00 ft / 15.24 m
LWL:
36.58 ft / 11.15 m
S.A. (reported):
990.00 ft2 / 91.97 m2
Beam:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
Draft (max):
6.00 ft / 1.83 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
27,000 lb / 12,247 kg
Ballast:
12,000 lb / 5,443 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.67
Bal./Disp.:
44.44
Disp./Len.:
246.25
Construction:
FG w/balsa core above waterline
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1984
Last Built:
2001
# Built:
Builder:
Xiamen Celestial Yachts Ltd. (CHINA)
Designer:
Brewer/Fuhriman
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkens
Model:
4-154
Type:
Diesel
HP:
62
Water:
250 gals / 946 L
Fuel:
250 gals / 946 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.67
Bal./Disp.:
44.44
Disp./Len.:
246.25
Comfort Ratio:
32.10

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
53.00 ft / 16.15 m
J:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
P:
47.00 ft / 14.33 m
E:
15.00 ft / 4.57 m
PY:
33.00 ft / 10.06 m
EY:
10.00 ft / 3.05 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
450.50 ft2 / 41.85 m2
S.A. Main:
352.50 ft2 / 32.75 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
803.00 ft2 / 74.60 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.33
Est. Forestay Len.:
55.66 ft / 16.97 m

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Notes

Based on a Ted Brewer design (unauthorized) with changes made by the builder. Some models delivered with 62 hp Ford Lehman diesel. Later models were usually rigged as sloops or cutters.



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