MARTIN 242

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
24.17 ft / 7.37 m
LWL:
19.25 ft / 5.87 m
Beam:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
S.A. (reported):
280.00 ft2 / 26.01 m2
Draft (max):
4.75 ft / 1.45 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
2,500 lb / 1,134 kg
Ballast:
930 lb / 422 kg
S.A./Disp.:
24.38
Bal./Disp.:
37.20
Disp./Len.:
156.46
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
lead
First Built:
1980
Last Built:
# Built:
350
Builder:
Martin Yachts (CAN)/MG Marine (USA)
Designer:
Don Martin
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
24.38
Bal./Disp.:
37.20
Disp./Len.:
156.46
Comfort Ratio:
11.68

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
27.50 ft / 8.38 m
J:
7.25 ft / 2.21 m
P:
30.00 ft / 9.14 m
E:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
99.69 ft2 / 9.26 m2
S.A. Main:
180.00 ft2 / 16.72 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
279.69 ft2 / 25.98 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
24.35
Est. Forestay Len.:
28.44 ft / 8.67 m

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Notes

The MARTIN 242 was still in production as of 2010.



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