SWAN 51

SWAN 51 photo SWAN 51 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
51.25 ft / 15.62 m
LWL:
42.33 ft / 12.90 m
S.A. (reported):
1,291.00 ft2 / 119.94 m2
Beam:
14.67 ft / 4.47 m
Draft (max):
8.90 ft / 2.71 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
39,600 lb / 17,962 kg
Ballast:
16,500 lb / 7,484 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.86
Bal./Disp.:
41.67
Disp./Len.:
233.08
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1980
Last Built:
1985
# Built:
36
Builder:
Nautor
Designer:
German Frers
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
73
Water:
184 gals.
Fuel:
69 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.86
Bal./Disp.:
41.67
Disp./Len.:
233.08
Comfort Ratio:
38.03

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
69.50 ft / 21.18 m
J:
20.90 ft / 6.37 m
P:
62.70 ft / 19.11 m
E:
18.00 ft / 5.49 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
726.28 ft2 / 67.47 m2
S.A. Main:
564.30 ft2 / 52.43 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
1,290.58 ft2 / 119.90 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.85
Est. Forestay Len.:
72.57 ft / 22.12 m

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Notes

The first in a long series of Swans designed by German Frers.



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