F&C 44

F&C 44 photo F&C 44 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
44.00 ft / 13.41 m
LWL:
32.75 ft / 9.98 m
Beam:
12.50 ft / 3.81 m
S.A. (reported):
804.00 ft2 / 74.69 m2
Draft (max):
6.60 ft / 2.01 m
Displacement:
21,400 lb / 9,707 kg
Ballast:
9,050 lb / 4,105 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.75
Bal./Disp.:
42.29
Disp./Len.:
271.98
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
60
Builder:
Alberto Cibil (ARG)
Designer:
German Frers

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Type:
Diesel
HP:
50
Fuel:
24 gals / 90 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.75
Bal./Disp.:
42.29
Disp./Len.:
271.98
Comfort Ratio:
31.68
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.80
S#:
1.66

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
48.56 ft / 14.80 m
J:
15.42 ft / 4.70 m
P:
42.65 ft / 13.00 m
E:
13.13 ft / 4.00 m
PY:
31.50 ft / 9.60 m
EY:
9.52 ft / 2.90 m
S.A. Fore:
374.40 ft2 / 34.78 m2
S.A. Main:
280.00 ft2 / 26.01 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
654.39 ft2 / 60.80 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.64
Est. Forestay Len.:
50.95 ft / 15.53 m

Accommodations

Water:
170 gals / 644 L

Notes

Keel/CB vers.:
Draft (max.): 7.50' / 2.29m
Draft (min.): 5.08' / 1.55m

Sloop rig:
I: 55.00' / 16.76m
J: 16.67' / 5.08m
P: 49.09' / 14.96m
E: 16.08' / 4.90m
Working SA: 853.11 sq.ft. / 79.25 m2

Tankage - Fuel: 2x 45 liters. A third tank in the aft captain's cabin was available as an option and can be found in some builds. This tank allowed for additional water or fuel, owner's choice during the build.

Thanks to F&C 44 owner Thomas Keenan for additional information.

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