GRAVES CONSTELLATION

GRAVES CONSTELLATION photo GRAVES CONSTELLATION drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
29.42 ft / 8.97 m
LWL:
20.25 ft / 6.17 m
S.A. (reported):
390.00 ft2 / 36.23 m2
Beam:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Draft (max):
4.67 ft / 1.42 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
6,000 lb / 2,722 kg
Ballast:
2,750 lb / 1,247 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.96
Bal./Disp.:
45.83
Disp./Len.:
322.57
Construction:
FG hull; wood coachroof
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1964
Last Built:
1971
# Built:
27
Builder:
Graves Yacht Yard (USA)
Designer:
E. Selman Graves
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.96
Bal./Disp.:
45.83
Disp./Len.:
322.57
Comfort Ratio:
25.26

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
30.50 ft / 9.30 m
J:
10.80 ft / 3.29 m
P:
33.30 ft / 10.15 m
E:
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
164.70 ft2 / 15.30 m2
S.A. Main:
241.43 ft2 / 22.43 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
406.13 ft2 / 37.73 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
19.74
Est. Forestay Len.:
32.36 ft / 9.86 m

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Notes

Thanks to Ken Weller, (owner of the last CONSTELLATION to be built) for providing corrected information on this yacht. Dimensions from builder literature.



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