CONTESSA 38 (ALAN-WILLIAMS)

CONTESSA 38 (ALAN-WILLIAMS) photo CONTESSA 38 (ALAN-WILLIAMS) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
38.29 ft / 11.67 m
LWL:
30.06 ft / 9.16 m
S.A. (reported):
602.00 ft2 / 55.93 m2
Beam:
11.31 ft / 3.45 m
Draft (max):
6.67 ft / 2.03 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
15,900 lb / 7,212 kg
Ballast:
7,716 lb / 3,500 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.29
Bal./Disp.:
48.53
Disp./Len.:
261.33
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1981
Last Built:
# Built:
28
Builder:
Jeremy Rogers
Designer:
David Alan-Williams
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Watermota
Model:
Sea Panther
Type:
Diesel
HP:
30
Water:
70 gals.
Fuel:
20 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.29
Bal./Disp.:
48.53
Disp./Len.:
261.33
Comfort Ratio:
29.86

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
47.56 ft / 14.50 m
J:
15.42 ft / 4.70 m
P:
41.00 ft / 12.50 m
E:
11.48 ft / 3.50 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
366.69 ft2 / 34.07 m2
S.A. Main:
235.34 ft2 / 21.86 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
602.03 ft2 / 55.93 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.29
Est. Forestay Len.:
50.00 ft / 15.24 m

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Notes

8 were built as training yachts for the Royal Navy.



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