SWAN 37

SWAN 37 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
36.50 ft / 11.13 m
LWL:
27.25 ft / 8.31 m
Beam:
10.67 ft / 3.25 m
S.A. (reported):
598.00 ft2 / 55.56 m2
Draft (max):
6.10 ft / 1.86 m
Displacement:
15,400 lb / 6,985 kg
Ballast:
7,300 lb / 3,311 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.51
Bal./Disp.:
47.40
Disp./Len.:
339.76
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1970
Last Built:
1974
# Built:
59
Builder:
Nautor
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
MD2B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
25
Fuel:
26 gals / 98 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.51
Bal./Disp.:
47.40
Disp./Len.:
339.76
Comfort Ratio:
33.86
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.72
S#:
1.37

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
46.25 ft / 14.10 m
J:
15.60 ft / 4.75 m
P:
40.50 ft / 12.34 m
E:
11.70 ft / 3.57 m
S.A. Fore:
360.75 ft2 / 33.51 m2
S.A. Main:
236.93 ft2 / 22.01 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
597.68 ft2 / 55.53 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.51
Est. Forestay Len.:
48.81 ft / 14.88 m

Accommodations

Water:
48 gals / 182 L

Notes

S&S #2035.
Sold also as PALMER JOHNSON 37 (S&S #2035.1). Intended for racing at the IOR 1 ton level at the time.
A number of other custom boats (from other builders) were built to this same design.
Some delivered with a taller rig.

Tall Rig:
I: 49.0'
J: 15.8'
P: 43.0'
E: 12.0'

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