SWEDE 55

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
53.00 ft / 16.15 m
LWL:
39.00 ft / 11.89 m
S.A. (reported):
694.00 ft2 / 64.47 m2
Beam:
9.58 ft / 2.92 m
Draft (max):
6.42 ft / 1.96 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
16,640 lb / 7,548 kg
Ballast:
9,036 lb / 4,099 kg
S.A./Disp.:
17.10
Bal./Disp.:
54.30
Disp./Len.:
125.23
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1975
Last Built:
1985
# Built:
35
Builder:
Fiskars (Fiskars AB )
Designer:
Knud Reimers
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
MD11C/110S
Type:
Diesel
HP:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
17.10
Bal./Disp.:
54.30
Disp./Len.:
125.23
Comfort Ratio:
29.35

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
44.60 ft / 13.59 m
J:
13.20 ft / 4.02 m
P:
49.90 ft / 15.21 m
E:
16.00 ft / 4.88 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
294.36 ft2 / 27.35 m2
S.A. Main:
399.20 ft2 / 37.09 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
693.56 ft2 / 64.43 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
17.09
Est. Forestay Len.:
46.51 ft / 14.18 m

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Notes

This design has a fairly convoluted history. A number of builders? Later boats were delivered with various updated rudder, keel and rig combinations.



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