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Beneteau First 22

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

Length Overall
22 9 / 7 m
Waterline Length
18 0 / 5.5 m
Beam
8 2 / 2.5 m
Draft
2 1 / 0.7 m 5 6 / 1.7 m
Displacement
2,430 lbs / 1,100 kg
Ballast
930 lbs / 420 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
280 ft2 / 26 m2
Total Sail Area
192.4 ft2 / 17.9 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
87.4 ft2 / 8.1 m2
P
22 2 / 6.8 m
E
7 10 / 2.4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
104.9 ft2 / 9.8 m2
I
23 11 / 7.3 m
J
8 9 / 2.7 m
Est. Forestay Len.
25 5 / 7.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
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HP
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Type
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Fuel Capacity
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Accomodations

Water Capacity
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Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

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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