EXPLORER 45 (HUNTINGFORD)

EXPLORER 45 (HUNTINGFORD) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Staysail Ketch
LOA:
45.25 ft / 13.79 m
LWL:
34.00 ft / 10.36 m
Beam:
13.00 ft / 3.96 m
S.A. (reported):
920.00 ft2 / 85.47 m2
Draft (max):
6.67 ft / 2.03 m
Displacement:
30,000 lb / 13,608 kg
Ballast:
10,430 lb / 4,731 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.31
Bal./Disp.:
34.77
Disp./Len.:
340.75
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1977
Last Built:
1982
# Built:
22
Builder:
C & L Marine (Taiwan)
Designer:
Stan Huntingford

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Type:
Diesel
HP:
35
Fuel:
175 gals / 662 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.31
Bal./Disp.:
34.77
Disp./Len.:
340.75
Comfort Ratio:
40.75
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.68
S#:
1.11

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
52.00 ft / 15.85 m
J:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
P:
44.00 ft / 13.41 m
E:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
PY:
22.00 ft / 6.71 m
EY:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
S.A. Fore:
416.00 ft2 / 38.65 m2
S.A. Main:
308.00 ft2 / 28.61 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
724.00 ft2 / 67.26 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
12.05
Est. Forestay Len.:
54.41 ft / 16.58 m

Accommodations

Headroom:
6.25 ft / 1.91 m
Water:
198 gals / 750 L

Notes

Available with a cutter rig. Reported SA = 861 sq ft
A MK II version was also available.

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