WESTSAIL 42

WESTSAIL 42 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
42.92 ft / 13.08 m
LWL:
33.33 ft / 10.16 m
S.A. (reported):
948.00 ft2 / 88.07 m2
Beam:
13.00 ft / 3.96 m
Draft (max):
5.67 ft / 1.73 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
31,500 lb / 14,288 kg
Ballast:
12,000 lb / 5,443 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.27
Bal./Disp.:
38.10
Disp./Len.:
379.80
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1974
Last Built:
# Built:
65
Builder:
Westsail Corp. (USA)
Designer:
William Crealock
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Perkins
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
65
Water:
300 gals.
Fuel:
200 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.27
Bal./Disp.:
38.10
Disp./Len.:
379.80
Comfort Ratio:
44.16

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
49.50 ft / 15.09 m
J:
20.50 ft / 6.25 m
P:
43.00 ft / 13.11 m
E:
20.50 ft / 6.25 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
507.38 ft2 / 47.14 m2
S.A. Main:
440.75 ft2 / 40.95 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
948.13 ft2 / 88.08 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.27
Est. Forestay Len.:
53.58 ft / 16.33 m

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Notes

An aft cockpit version is called the WESTSAIL 43. Both come from the same hull mold. A number of rigs were available including cutter, ketch and yawl.



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