DICKERSON 40

DICKERSON 40 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
40.00 ft / 12.19 m
LWL:
30.42 ft / 9.27 m
Beam:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
S.A. (reported):
600.00 ft2 / 55.74 m2
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
18,000 lb / 8,165 kg
Ballast:
5,600 lb / 2,540 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.03
Bal./Disp.:
31.11
Disp./Len.:
285.46
Construction:
Wood (strip planked)
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1968
Last Built:
1974
# Built:
Builder:
Dickerson Boatbuilders (USA)
Designer:
Ernest Tucker
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Westerbeke
Model:
4-107
Type:
Diesel
HP:
37
Water:
60 gals / 227 L
Fuel:
40 gals / 151 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.03
Bal./Disp.:
31.11
Disp./Len.:
285.46
Comfort Ratio:
30.53
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.83

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
41.00 ft / 12.50 m
J:
12.70 ft / 3.87 m
P:
38.00 ft / 11.58 m
E:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
260.35 ft2 / 24.19 m2
S.A. Main:
304.00 ft2 / 28.24 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
564.35 ft2 / 52.43 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.20
Est. Forestay Len.:
42.92 ft / 13.08 m

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Notes

Replaced with the fiberglass DICKERSON 41 in 1974.
A rendering of this yacht appeared in 'Yachting', 1973.



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