FIRST 51 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 51 (BENETEAU) photo FIRST 51 (BENETEAU) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
51.28 ft / 15.63 m
LWL:
43.14 ft / 13.15 m
Beam:
14.92 ft / 4.55 m
S.A. (reported):
1,248.00 ft2 / 115.94 m2
Draft (max):
9.18 ft / 2.80 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
28,660 lb / 13,000 kg
Ballast:
14,220 lb / 6,450 kg
S.A./Disp.:
21.41
Bal./Disp.:
49.62
Disp./Len.:
159.36
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1987
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Beneteau (FRA)
Designer:
German Frers
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
4236
Type:
Diesel
HP:
80
Water:
185 gals / 700 L
Fuel:
79 gals / 299 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
21.41
Bal./Disp.:
49.62
Disp./Len.:
159.36
Comfort Ratio:
26.57
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.95

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
69.40 ft / 21.15 m
J:
19.90 ft / 6.07 m
P:
60.30 ft / 18.38 m
E:
18.50 ft / 5.64 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
690.53 ft2 / 64.15 m2
S.A. Main:
557.78 ft2 / 51.82 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
1,248.31 ft2 / 115.97 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
21.41
Est. Forestay Len.:
72.20 ft / 22.01 m

Sailboat Links

Designers:
Builders:

Notes

Lead ballast available as an option.
SHOAL DRAFT WING KEEL: 5.93'/1.81m



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