DOWNEASTER 45

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Staysail Ketch
LOA:
45.00 ft / 13.72 m
LWL:
35.75 ft / 10.90 m
S.A. (reported):
1,145.00 ft2 / 106.37 m2
Beam:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
Draft (max):
5.92 ft / 1.80 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
39,000 lb / 17,690 kg
Ballast:
12,000 lb / 5,443 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.00
Bal./Disp.:
30.77
Disp./Len.:
381.06
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1976
Last Built:
1981
# Built:
29
Builder:
Down East Yachts (USA)
Designer:
Bob Poole
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.00
Bal./Disp.:
30.77
Disp./Len.:
381.06
Comfort Ratio:
46.56

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
53.75 ft / 16.38 m
J:
21.50 ft / 6.55 m
P:
46.00 ft / 14.02 m
E:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
Py:
32.00 ft / 9.75 m
Ey:
11.00 ft / 3.35 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
577.81 ft2 / 53.68 m2
S.A. Main:
391.00 ft2 / 36.33 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
968.81 ft2 / 90.01 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.54
Est. Forestay Len.:
57.89 ft / 17.65 m

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Notes

Available as a Ketch or Schooner (3).



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