COMPASS 47 (LAVRANOS)

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
47.00 ft
LWL:
37.00 ft
Beam:
13.50 ft
S.A. (reported):
829.00 ft2
Draft (max):
6.25 ft
Draft (min):
Displacement:
27,500 lb
Ballast:
7,000 lb
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/Tanks (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
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.79

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
53.50 ft
J:
18.20 ft
P:
45.00 ft
E:
15.20 ft
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
486.85 ft2
S.A. Main:
342.00 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
828.85 ft2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.61
Est. Forestay Len.:
56.51 ft

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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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