FIRST 40.7 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 40.7 (BENETEAU) insignia FIRST 40.7 (BENETEAU) photo FIRST 40.7 (BENETEAU) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
39.25 ft / 11.96 m
LWL:
34.83 ft / 10.62 m
S.A. (reported):
806.00 ft2 / 74.88 m2
Beam:
12.33 ft / 3.76 m
Draft (max):
7.75 ft / 2.36 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
15,211 lb / 6,900 kg
Ballast:
5,953 lb / 2,700 kg
S.A./Disp.:
21.08
Bal./Disp.:
39.14
Disp./Len.:
160.71
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead or Iron
First Built:
1997
Last Built:
# Built:
550
Builder:
Beneteau (FRA)
Designer:
Bruce Farr
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
2030
Type:
Diesel
HP:
30
Water:
84 gals.
Fuel:
34 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
21.08
Bal./Disp.:
39.14
Disp./Len.:
160.71
Comfort Ratio:
22.91

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
51.61 ft / 15.73 m
J:
14.47 ft / 4.41 m
P:
48.85 ft / 14.89 m
E:
17.71 ft / 5.40 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
373.40 ft2 / 34.69 m2
S.A. Main:
432.57 ft2 / 40.19 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
805.97 ft2 / 74.88 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
21.08
Est. Forestay Len.:
53.60 ft / 16.34 m

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Notes

Farr design #354. Shallow draft version with Iron Keel - draft: 6.17'/1.88m. Not the same as an earlier (1994) Beneteau model called the IMS 40.7.



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