FIRST 32 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 32 (BENETEAU) photo FIRST 32 (BENETEAU) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
32.50 ft / 9.91 m
LWL:
27.92 ft / 8.51 m
S.A. (reported):
499.00 ft2 / 46.36 m2
Beam:
10.80 ft / 3.29 m
Draft (max):
5.82 ft / 1.77 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
8,390 lb / 3,806 kg
Ballast:
3,310 lb / 1,501 kg
S.A./Disp.:
19.40
Bal./Disp.:
39.45
Disp./Len.:
172.09
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1980
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
Builder:
Beneteau (FRA)
Designer:
Jean Berret
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
17
Water:
53 gals / 201 L
Fuel:
12 gals / 45 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
19.40
Bal./Disp.:
39.45
Disp./Len.:
172.09
Comfort Ratio:
18.60

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
40.30 ft / 12.28 m
J:
11.90 ft / 3.63 m
P:
40.50 ft / 12.34 m
E:
12.80 ft / 3.90 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
239.79 ft2 / 22.28 m2
S.A. Main:
259.20 ft2 / 24.08 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
498.99 ft2 / 46.36 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
19.40
Est. Forestay Len.:
42.02 ft / 12.81 m

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Notes

Shoal draft:4.42'/1.35m Fractional and shorter, masthead rig also available. Also called BENETEAU R/C 32 in US. Masthead Rig: I: 40.3 J: 11.9 P: 34.8 E: 11.5 Masthead (tall): I: 41.8 J: 11.9 P: 36.1 E: 11.8



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