SWAN 43 (S&S)

SWAN 43 (S&S) photo SWAN 43 (S&S) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
42.78 ft / 13.04 m
LWL:
31.00 ft / 9.45 m
Beam:
11.67 ft / 3.56 m
S.A. (reported):
825.00 ft2 / 76.65 m2
Draft (max):
7.16 ft / 2.18 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
19,850 lb / 9,004 kg
Ballast:
10,400 lb / 4,717 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.07
Bal./Disp.:
52.39
Disp./Len.:
297.46
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1967
Last Built:
1982
# Built:
67
Builder:
Nautor
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
MD2B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
25
Water:
50 gals / 189 L
Fuel:
40 gals / 151 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.07
Bal./Disp.:
52.39
Disp./Len.:
297.46
Comfort Ratio:
33.68
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.73

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
51.54 ft / 15.71 m
J:
17.54 ft / 5.35 m
P:
46.04 ft / 14.03 m
E:
16.04 ft / 4.89 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
452.01 ft2 / 41.99 m2
S.A. Main:
369.24 ft2 / 34.30 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
821.25 ft2 / 76.30 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.99
Est. Forestay Len.:
54.44 ft / 16.59 m

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Notes

S&S design #1973. Originally designed fo the RORC rule.
Also sold in US as the PALMER JOHNSON 43.
Originally came equipped with a adjustable trim tab.

Short Rig:
I: 50.54'/15.24m
J: 17.54'/5.35m
P: 45.04'/13.81m
E: 15.29'/5.2m



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