PACIFIC 38

PACIFIC 38 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
11.50 m
LWL:
9.29 m
Beam:
3.38 m
S.A. (reported):
53.61 m2
Draft (max):
1.82 m
Displacement:
7,360 kg
Ballast:
3,200 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.46
Bal./Disp.:
43.48
Disp./Len.:
255.81
Construction:
FRP
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1972
Last Built:
1982
# Built:
45
Builder:
Smith's Boatyard (NZ)
Designer:
Claude Allen Smith

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Bukh
Model:
DV20M
Type:
Diesel
HP:
20
Fuel:
114 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.46
Bal./Disp.:
43.48
Disp./Len.:
255.81
Comfort Ratio:
31.20
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.75
S#:
1.87

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
13.41 m
J:
4.75 m
P:
11.89 m
E:
3.66 m
S.A. Fore:
31.88 m2
S.A. Main:
21.74 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
53.62 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.46
Est. Forestay Len.:
14.23 m

Accommodations

Headroom:
1.90 m
Water:
379 L

Notes

Molds were also exported to Australia were an additional 50 hulls were built known as the COMPASS 38. See COMPASS 38.

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