CONTESSA 39

CONTESSA 39 photo CONTESSA 39 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
38.67 ft / 11.79 m
LWL:
33.16 ft / 10.11 m
S.A. (reported):
709.00 ft2 / 65.87 m2
Beam:
12.25 ft / 3.73 m
Draft (max):
7.25 ft / 2.21 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
14,250 lb / 6,464 kg
Ballast:
6,975 lb / 3,164 kg
S.A./Disp.:
19.37
Bal./Disp.:
48.95
Disp./Len.:
174.47
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1979
Last Built:
# Built:
12
Builder:
Jeremy Rodgers (UK)
Designer:
Doug Peterson
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Seapanther
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
19.37
Bal./Disp.:
48.95
Disp./Len.:
174.47
Comfort Ratio:
22.49

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Notes

The CONTESSA 39 'Eclipse', owned by builder Jeremy Rodgers, finished 2nd overall in the notorious Fastnet Race of 1979.



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