POLARIS 43

POLARIS 43 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
42.67 ft / 13.01 m
LWL:
35.08 ft / 10.69 m
Beam:
12.50 ft / 3.81 m
S.A. (reported):
860.00 ft2 / 79.90 m2
Draft (max):
6.18 ft / 1.88 m
Displacement:
24,600 lb / 11,158 kg
Ballast:
8,450 lb / 3,833 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.33
Bal./Disp.:
34.35
Disp./Len.:
254.39
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1979
# Built:
6
Builder:
Chien Yu (TAIWAN)
Designer:
Robert Perry (unauthorized)

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Type:
Diesel
HP:
40
Fuel:
100 gals / 379 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.33
Bal./Disp.:
34.35
Disp./Len.:
254.39
Comfort Ratio:
35.22
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.72

Rig and Sail Particulars

Mast Height from DWL:
49.50 ft / 15.09 m

Accommodations

Water:
200 gals / 757 L

Notes

Originally designed for a single client (based on the VALIANT 40) but went into limited and unauthorized production. (against designers wishes with no royalties paid)
Promoted by Pacific Odyssey Inc., (USA).

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