DUFOUR 42 (S&S)

DUFOUR 42 (S&S) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
42.16 ft / 12.85 m
LWL:
35.76 ft / 10.90 m
Beam:
12.63 ft / 3.85 m
S.A. (reported):
1,104.00 ft2 / 102.56 m2
Draft (max):
7.51 ft / 2.29 m
Displacement:
18,739 lb / 8,500 kg
Ballast:
7,716 lb / 3,500 kg
S.A./Disp.:
25.13
Bal./Disp.:
41.18
Disp./Len.:
182.94
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1988
Last Built:
1992
# Built:
12
Builder:
Dufour Yachts (FRA)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
2003
Type:
Diesel
HP:
45
Fuel:
36 gals / 136 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
25.13
Bal./Disp.:
41.18
Disp./Len.:
182.94
Comfort Ratio:
26.23
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.91
S#:
3.83

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
52.50 ft / 16.00 m
J:
29.50 ft / 8.99 m
P:
46.10 ft / 14.05 m
E:
14.30 ft / 4.36 m
S.A. Fore:
774.38 ft2 / 71.94 m2
S.A. Main:
329.62 ft2 / 30.62 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
1,103.99 ft2 / 102.56 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
25.13
Est. Forestay Len.:
60.22 ft / 18.36 m

Accommodations

Water:
106 gals / 401 L

Notes

First offered as LACOSTE 42 (1985). (S&S design #2462)
Shoal draft: 1.75m/5.74'
See LACOSTE 42.

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