FIRST 18 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 18 (BENETEAU) photo FIRST 18 (BENETEAU) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Swing Keel
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
18.04 ft / 5.50 m
LWL:
16.57 ft / 5.05 m
S.A. (reported):
170.00 ft2 / 15.79 m2
Beam:
7.87 ft / 2.40 m
Draft (max):
3.61 ft / 1.10 m
Draft (min):
1.80 ft / 0.55 m
Displacement:
1,389 lb / 630 kg
Ballast:
397 lb / 180 kg
S.A./Disp.:
21.89
Bal./Disp.:
28.58
Disp./Len.:
136.30
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
1981
# Built:
1065
Builder:
Beneteau (FRA)
Designer:
Jean-Marie Finot
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
21.89
Bal./Disp.:
28.58
Disp./Len.:
136.30
Comfort Ratio:
8.08

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
22.57 ft / 6.88 m
J:
6.56 ft / 2.00 m
P:
22.47 ft / 6.85 m
E:
8.53 ft / 2.60 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
74.03 ft2 / 6.88 m2
S.A. Main:
95.83 ft2 / 8.90 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
169.86 ft2 / 15.78 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
21.88
Est. Forestay Len.:
23.50 ft / 7.16 m

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Notes

Designed to Micro Class rule.



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