DOWN EAST 38 KTH

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
38.00 ft / 11.58 m
LWL:
29.00 ft / 8.84 m
Beam:
11.83 ft / 3.61 m
S.A. (reported):
720.00 ft2 / 66.89 m2
Draft (max):
4.92 ft / 1.50 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
21,000 lb / 9,525 kg
Ballast:
8,000 lb / 3,629 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.19
Bal./Disp.:
38.10
Disp./Len.:
384.39
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1974
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Down East Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Henry Morschladt and Bob Poole
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.19
Bal./Disp.:
38.10
Disp./Len.:
384.39
Comfort Ratio:
38.12
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.72

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
41.00 ft / 12.50 m
J:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
P:
38.00 ft / 11.58 m
E:
13.25 ft / 4.04 m
PY:
25.00 ft / 7.62 m
EY:
9.50 ft / 2.90 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
348.50 ft2 / 32.38 m2
S.A. Main:
251.75 ft2 / 23.39 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
600.25 ft2 / 55.77 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
12.67
Est. Forestay Len.:
44.38 ft / 13.53 m

Notes

Length incl. bowsprit: 41.75'
Dimensions for ketch rig.
See DOWN EAST 38 for more details.

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