HUGHES 40

HUGHES 40 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
40.00 ft / 12.19 m
LWL:
31.00 ft / 9.45 m
Beam:
13.25 ft / 4.04 m
S.A. (reported):
786.00 ft2 / 73.02 m2
Draft (max):
4.67 ft / 1.42 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
28,000 lb / 12,701 kg
Ballast:
9,200 lb / 4,173 kg
S.A./Disp.:
13.69
Bal./Disp.:
32.86
Disp./Len.:
419.59
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1975
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Hughes/North Star/Aura Yachts Inc. (CAN)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
Water:
180 gals / 681 L
Fuel:
75 gals / 284 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
13.69
Bal./Disp.:
32.86
Disp./Len.:
419.59
Comfort Ratio:
41.12
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.75

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
49.25 ft / 15.01 m
J:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
P:
43.25 ft / 13.18 m
E:
14.00 ft / 4.27 m
PY:
28.25 ft / 8.61 m
EY:
9.75 ft / 2.97 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
344.75 ft2 / 32.03 m2
S.A. Main:
302.75 ft2 / 28.13 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
647.50 ft2 / 60.15 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
11.28
Est. Forestay Len.:
51.20 ft / 15.61 m

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Notes

S&S design #2134.
An earlier version was called the NORTH STAR 80/20. Another built to his design was the SWIFT 40, built in KOREA.



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