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Caliber 40 Lrc

1995
Designer
Michael McCreary
Builder
Caliber Yachts
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG
Associations
?

Dimensions

Length Overall
40 10 / 12.5 m
Waterline Length
32 6 / 9.9 m
Beam
12 7 / 3.9 m
Draft
5 1 / 1.6 m
Displacement
21,600 lbs / 9,798 kg
Ballast
9,500 lbs / 4,309 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Cutter
Reported Sail Area
739 ft2 / 68.7 m2
Total Sail Area
738.6 ft2 / 68.6 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
303.1 ft2 / 28.2 m2
P
45 8 / 13.9 m
E
13 3 / 4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
435.6 ft2 / 40.5 m2
I
50 5 / 15.4 m
J
17 3 / 5.3 m
Est. Forestay Len.
53 4 / 16.3 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Yanmar
Model
4JH3 (B)E
HP
56
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
212 gal / 803 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
179 gal / 678 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.64 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.25
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
43.98
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
280.9
heavy
Comfort Ratio
32.15
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.82
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Original information indicates 179 gal / 677.6 liter water tank. Current brochures show 165 gal / 624.6 liter water tank.


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