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Beneteau First 22

1978 — 1983
Designer
Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)
Builder
Beneteau
Hull Type
Keel/Cbrd.
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
22.80 ft / 6.95 m
Waterline Length
18.04 ft / 5.50 m
Beam
8.17 ft / 2.49 m
Draft
5.58 ft / 1.70 m
Displacement
2,425 lb / 1,100 kg
Ballast
926 lb / 420 kg
Ballast Type
?
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
280.00 ft2 / 26.01 m2
Total Sail Area
192.30 ft2 / 17.87 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
87.40 ft2 / 8.12 m2
P
22.21 ft / 6.77 m
E
7.87 ft / 2.40 m
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
104.90 ft2 / 9.75 m2
I
23.95 ft / 7.30 m
J
8.76 ft / 2.67 m
Est. Forestay Len.
25.50 ft / 7.77 m
Mizzen
PY
EY

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
5.69 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
24.82
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
38.19
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
184.4
light
Comfort Ratio
11.65
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.43
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

A fixed keel version was also available.


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