COMPASS 47 (LAVRANOS)

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
47.00 ft / 14.33 m
LWL:
37.00 ft / 11.28 m
S.A. (reported):
829.00 ft2 / 77.02 m2
Beam:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
Draft (max):
6.25 ft / 1.91 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
27,500 lb / 12,474 kg
Ballast:
7,000 lb / 3,175 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.62
Bal./Disp.:
25.45
Disp./Len.:
242.37
Construction:
FG/Wood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1980
Last Built:
# Built:
50
Builder:
Compass/Anchor Marine
Designer:
Angelo Lavranos
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
4-108
Type:
Diesel
HP:
50

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.62
Bal./Disp.:
25.45
Disp./Len.:
242.37
Comfort Ratio:
33.19

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
53.50 ft / 16.31 m
J:
18.20 ft / 5.55 m
P:
45.00 ft / 13.72 m
E:
15.20 ft / 4.63 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
486.85 ft2 / 45.23 m2
S.A. Main:
342.00 ft2 / 31.77 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
828.85 ft2 / 77.00 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.61
Est. Forestay Len.:
56.51 ft / 17.22 m

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Notes

The COMPASS 47 is a popular cruiser from South Africa. Of the 50 that have been built, 7 are cold-molded PLY and the remainder in solid FG. Variations include center and aft cockpits, sloop and ketch rigs.



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