PEARSON 23

PEARSON 23 photo PEARSON 23 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
23.00 ft / 7.01 m
LWL:
20.00 ft / 6.10 m
Beam:
7.98 ft / 2.43 m
S.A. (reported):
238.00 ft2 / 22.11 m2
Draft (max):
4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Displacement:
3,500 lb / 1,588 kg
Ballast:
1,300 lb / 590 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.56
Bal./Disp.:
37.14
Disp./Len.:
195.31
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1978
Last Built:
1981
# Built:
42
Builder:
Pearson Yachts (USA)
Designer:
William Shaw

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.56
Bal./Disp.:
37.14
Disp./Len.:
195.31
Comfort Ratio:
16.27
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.11
S#:
2.63

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
28.40 ft / 8.66 m
J:
9.30 ft / 2.83 m
P:
24.30 ft / 7.41 m
E:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
S.A. Fore:
132.06 ft2 / 12.27 m2
S.A. Main:
97.20 ft2 / 9.03 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
229.26 ft2 / 21.30 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.95
Est. Forestay Len.:
29.88 ft / 9.11 m
Mast Height from DWL:
30.50 ft / 9.30 m

Notes

Another version, the PEARSON 23C, is the same boat but with a free standing cat rig.
Keel/CB version:
Draft (BD) 5.17'/1.58m; (BU) 2.33'/0.71m

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