Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 37.58 ft
LWL: 30.17 ft
S.A. (reported): 648.00 ft²
Beam: 12.00 ft
Displacement: 16,700.00 lb
Ballast: 6,500.00 lb
Max Draft: 5.00 ft
Construction: FG w/balsa cored hull & deck
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1979
Last Built: 1985
# Built: 180
Builder: C&C Yachts
Designer: C&C

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Model: 3HM/3QM
Type: Diesel
HP: 30
Fuel: 30 gals


Water: 103 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.93
Bal. / Displ.: 38.92
Disp: / Len: 271.48
Comfort Ratio: 29.11
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.88
S#: 1.88
Hull Speed: 7.36 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,293.61 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 47.20 ft
J: 16.20 ft
P: 41.80 ft
E: 12.70 ft
S.A. Fore: 382.32 ft²
S.A. Main: 265.43 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 647.75 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.92
Est. Forestay Length: 49.90 ft

Sailboat Links

Designers: C&C Design
Robert Ball
Builders: C&C Yachts
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The LANDFALL 38 shares the same hull design as the C&C 38-2 but with a shallower keel, shorter rig and entirely different interior. Built at C&C's Rhode Island (USA) plant.