ELAN IMPRESSION 434

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
44.00 ft / 13.41 m
LWL:
37.57 ft / 11.45 m
Beam:
13.71 ft / 4.18 m
S.A. (reported):
928.00 ft2 / 86.21 m2
Draft (max):
6.23 ft / 1.90 m
Displacement:
24,030 lb / 10,900 kg
Ballast:
7,230 lb / 3,279 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.90
Bal./Disp.:
30.09
Disp./Len.:
202.29
Construction:
FG
First Built:
2005
Last Built:
2008
Builder:
Elan Marine (SLO)
Designer:
Rob Humphreys

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
D2-55
Type:
Diesel
HP:
55
Fuel:
71 gals / 270 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.90
Bal./Disp.:
30.09
Disp./Len.:
202.29
Comfort Ratio:
28.77
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.90
S#:
2.58

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
52.17 ft / 15.90 m
J:
15.68 ft / 4.78 m
P:
48.56 ft / 14.80 m
E:
17.62 ft / 5.37 m
S.A. Fore:
409.01 ft2 / 38.00 m2
S.A. Main:
427.81 ft2 / 39.75 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
836.83 ft2 / 77.74 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.14
Est. Forestay Len.:
54.48 ft / 16.60 m
Mast Height from DWL:
60.27 ft / 18.37 m

Accommodations

Water:
136 gals / 516 L

Notes

Shallow draft keel: 1.6m / 5.25ft.
Hull length: 13m / 42.65ft
LWL from a review in Cruising World by Alvah Simon, September 2005 (not confirmed).

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