WHITBY 55

WHITBY 55 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Staysail Ketch
LOA:
55.00 ft / 16.76 m
LWL:
45.00 ft / 13.72 m
Beam:
15.42 ft / 4.70 m
S.A. (reported):
1,360.00 ft2 / 126.35 m2
Draft (max):
6.58 ft / 2.01 m
Displacement:
54,000 lb / 24,494 kg
Ballast:
16,000 lb / 7,257 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.30
Bal./Disp.:
29.63
Disp./Len.:
264.55
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1982
Builder:
Whitby Boat Works Ltd. (CAN)
Designer:
Ted Brewer

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
MD-30
Type:
Diesel
HP:
110
Fuel:
300 gals / 1,136 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.30
Bal./Disp.:
29.63
Disp./Len.:
264.55
Comfort Ratio:
45.51
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.64
S#:
1.88

Rig and Sail Particulars

Mast Height from DWL:
69.58 ft / 21.21 m

Accommodations

Water:
300 gals / 1,136 L

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Notes

Shallow draft: 5.5'/1.7m

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