COMPASS 38

COMPASS 38 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
37.73 ft / 11.50 m
LWL:
30.48 ft / 9.29 m
Beam:
11.08 ft / 3.38 m
S.A. (reported):
577.00 ft2 / 53.61 m2
Draft (max):
5.97 ft / 1.82 m
Displacement:
16,226 lb / 7,360 kg
Ballast:
7,055 lb / 3,200 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.46
Bal./Disp.:
43.48
Disp./Len.:
255.81
Construction:
FRP
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1970
Last Built:
1979
# Built:
50
Builder:
Compass Yachts
Designer:
Claude Allen Smith

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Type:
Diesel
Fuel:
30 gals / 114 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.46
Bal./Disp.:
43.48
Disp./Len.:
255.81
Comfort Ratio:
31.20
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.75
S#:
1.87

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
44.00 ft / 13.41 m
J:
15.60 ft / 4.75 m
P:
39.00 ft / 11.89 m
E:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
S.A. Fore:
343.20 ft2 / 31.88 m2
S.A. Main:
234.00 ft2 / 21.74 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
577.20 ft2 / 53.62 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.46
Est. Forestay Len.:
46.68 ft / 14.23 m

Accommodations

Headroom:
6.23 ft / 1.90 m
Water:
100 gals / 379 L

Notes

Originally the PACIFIC 38 from New Zealand.

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