DISCOVERY 47

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
47.00 ft / 14.33 m
LWL:
36.00 ft / 10.97 m
S.A. (reported):
972.00 ft2 / 90.30 m2
Beam:
12.83 ft / 3.91 m
Draft (max):
7.00 ft / 2.13 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
26,080 lb / 11,830 kg
Ballast:
11,110 lb / 5,039 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.76
Bal./Disp.:
42.60
Disp./Len.:
249.55
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1969
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Designer:
Peter Hatfield
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
Water:
200 gals / 757 L
Fuel:
100 gals / 379 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.76
Bal./Disp.:
42.60
Disp./Len.:
249.55
Comfort Ratio:
34.28

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
54.00 ft / 16.46 m
J:
18.00 ft / 5.49 m
P:
47.80 ft / 14.57 m
E:
20.50 ft / 6.25 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
486.00 ft2 / 45.15 m2
S.A. Main:
489.95 ft2 / 45.52 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
975.95 ft2 / 90.67 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.83
Est. Forestay Len.:
56.92 ft / 17.35 m

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Notes

Design appeared in 'Yachting' Magazine, Aug. 1969.



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