DUFOUR 4800

DUFOUR 4800 photo DUFOUR 4800 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
34.94 ft / 10.65 m
LWL:
27.56 ft / 8.40 m
Beam:
11.15 ft / 3.40 m
S.A. (reported):
503.00 ft2 / 46.73 m2
Draft (max):
6.00 ft / 1.83 m
Displacement:
12,125 lb / 5,500 kg
Ballast:
4,960 lb / 2,250 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.30
Bal./Disp.:
40.91
Disp./Len.:
258.58
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1981
Last Built:
1984
Builder:
Dufour Yachts (FRA)
Designer:
Johan Valentijn

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
MD 2B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
25
Fuel:
25 gals / 95 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.30
Bal./Disp.:
40.91
Disp./Len.:
258.58
Comfort Ratio:
25.35
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.94
S#:
1.94

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
42.65 ft / 13.00 m
J:
14.57 ft / 4.44 m
P:
36.75 ft / 11.20 m
E:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
S.A. Fore:
310.71 ft2 / 28.87 m2
S.A. Main:
192.94 ft2 / 17.92 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
503.64 ft2 / 46.79 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.32
Est. Forestay Len.:
45.07 ft / 13.74 m

Accommodations

Water:
54 gals / 204 L

Notes

First called DUFOUR 35 (VALENTIJN) in the US.
Also called DUFOUR V35.
Standard (shown here) and 'offshore/racing' layouts.
Some boats delivered with Perkins diesel.
Shoal draft version: 4.92'/1.5m.
Tall (masthead) Rig:
I: 45.60'
J: 14.57'
P: 38.70'
E: 11.80'

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