FIRST 40 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 40 (BENETEAU) photo FIRST 40 (BENETEAU) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
12.24 m
LWL:
10.67 m
Beam:
3.89 m
S.A. (reported):
78.78 m2
Draft (max):
2.45 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
7,536 kg
Ballast:
2,998 kg
S.A./Disp.:
20.92
Bal./Disp.:
39.79
Disp./Len.:
172.99
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
2007
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Beneteau
Designer:
Bruce Farr
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Model:
3JH4E
Type:
Diesel
HP:
40
Water:
197 L
Fuel:
136 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
20.92
Bal./Disp.:
39.79
Disp./Len.:
172.99
Comfort Ratio:
23.68
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.00

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
16.05 m
J:
4.60 m
P:
15.57 m
E:
5.39 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
36.89 m2
S.A. Main:
41.93 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
78.82 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
20.93
Est. Forestay Len.:
16.70 m

Sailboat Links

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Builders:

Notes

Shallow draft:
6.33' / 1.93m
Ballast: 7369 lbs./3343 kgs.

Standard rig:
Total sail area 98 m2 / 1054.86 sq.ft.
Mainsail 46 m2 / 495.14 sq.ft
Genoa 52 m2 / 559.72 sq.ft.
Spinnaker 128 m2 / 1377.78 sq.ft.
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Racing rig:
Total sail area 91 m2 / 979.51 sq.ft.
Mainsail 50 m2 / 538.19 sq.ft.
Genoa 41 m2 / 441.32 sq.ft.
Spinnaker 132 m2 / 1420.83 sq.ft.



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