CONTESSA 38 (S&S)

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
38.50 ft / 11.73 m
LWL:
28.75 ft / 8.76 m
Beam:
11.50 ft / 3.51 m
S.A. (reported):
622.00 ft2 / 57.79 m2
Draft (max):
6.25 ft / 1.91 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
15,500 lb / 7,031 kg
Ballast:
8,000 lb / 3,629 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.07
Bal./Disp.:
51.61
Disp./Len.:
291.19
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1973
Last Built:
1974
# Built:
6
Builder:
Jeremy Rodgers (UK)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.07
Bal./Disp.:
51.61
Disp./Len.:
291.19
Comfort Ratio:
29.24
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.85

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Notes

Designed as IOR One-ton.
Said to have been discontinued because of a concern that it was too similar to the SWAN 38. So very few were built.
S&S #2115.



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