WHISTLER 32 CUTTER

WHISTLER 32 CUTTER drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
32.04 ft / 9.77 m
LWL:
25.83 ft / 7.87 m
Beam:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
S.A. (reported):
520.00 ft2 / 48.31 m2
Draft (max):
7.75 ft / 2.36 m
Draft (min):
3.79 ft / 1.16 m
Displacement:
11,923 lb / 5,408 kg
Ballast:
4,728 lb / 2,145 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.00
Bal./Disp.:
39.65
Disp./Len.:
308.86
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1981
Builder:
Able Marine Inc. (USA)
Designer:
C. W. Paine

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.00
Bal./Disp.:
39.65
Disp./Len.:
308.86
Comfort Ratio:
29.03
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.84
S#:
1.57

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
40.50 ft / 12.34 m
J:
15.17 ft / 4.62 m
P:
34.50 ft / 10.52 m
E:
11.50 ft / 3.51 m
S.A. Fore:
307.19 ft2 / 28.54 m2
S.A. Main:
198.38 ft2 / 18.43 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
505.57 ft2 / 46.97 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.55
Est. Forestay Len.:
43.25 ft / 13.18 m

Notes

First offered with an unstayed (wishbone) cat ketch rig.
Renamed ABLE 32.
Thanks to Bill Witherup for providing information.

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