NEW YORK YACHT CLUB 40

NEW YORK YACHT CLUB 40 photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin Keel
Rigging Type:
Gaffhead Sloop
LOA:
59.00 ft / 17.98 m
LWL:
40.00 ft / 12.19 m
Beam:
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
Draft (max):
8.16 ft / 2.49 m
Displacement:
48,400 lb / 21,954 kg
Ballast:
2,200 lb / 998 kg
Bal./Disp.:
4.55
Disp./Len.:
337.61
Construction:
Wood
First Built:
1916
Last Built:
1926
# Built:
14
Builder:
Herreshoff Mfg. Co. (USA)
Designer:
Nathanael G. Herreshoff

Sailboat Calculations

Bal./Disp.:
4.55
Disp./Len.:
337.61
Comfort Ratio:
46.49
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.60

Notes

The NEW YORK YACHT CLUB 40's were among the last yachts designed to the Universal Rule.
Of approximately 14 of this class built for New York Y.C. members, 6 survive as of 2006.

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