ORION 50

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Staysail Ketch
LOA:
49.50 ft / 15.09 m
LWL:
42.50 ft / 12.95 m
S.A. (reported):
1,118.00 ft2 / 103.87 m2
Beam:
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
Draft (max):
6.50 ft / 1.98 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
36,600 lb / 16,601 kg
Ballast:
14,000 lb / 6,350 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.30
Bal./Disp.:
38.25
Disp./Len.:
212.85
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1983
Last Built:
1987
# Built:
7
Builder:
Ta Shing Yacht Building (TAIWAN)
Designer:
Gary Mull
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
4-236
Type:
Diesel
HP:
85

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.30
Bal./Disp.:
38.25
Disp./Len.:
212.85
Comfort Ratio:
36.03

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
58.50 ft / 17.83 m
J:
18.54 ft / 5.65 m
P:
52.00 ft / 15.85 m
E:
15.33 ft / 4.67 m
Py:
32.83 ft / 10.01 m
Ey:
10.83 ft / 3.30 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
542.30 ft2 / 50.38 m2
S.A. Main:
398.58 ft2 / 37.03 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
940.88 ft2 / 87.41 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.71
Est. Forestay Len.:
61.37 ft / 18.70 m

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Notes

Thanks to ORION 50 owner Eric van Duyn for supplying media and updated information.



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