C&C 26 Encounter

1978
Designers
Robert Ball
C&C Design
Builder
C&C Yachts
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
25 11 / 7.9 m
Waterline Length
22 11 / 7 m
Beam
10 0 / 3.1 m
Draft
3 10 / 1.2 m
Displacement
6,120 lbs / 2,776 kg
Ballast
?

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
321.9 ft2 / 29.9 m2
Total Sail Area
321.8 ft2 / 29.9 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
132.1 ft2 / 12.3 m2
P
27 9 / 8.5 m
E
9 6 / 2.9 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
189.8 ft2 / 17.6 m2
I
33 0 / 10.1 m
J
11 6 / 3.5 m
Forestay Length
34 11 / 10.7 m

Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.43 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.4
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
?
Displacement/Length
224.55
moderate
Comfort Ratio
18.3
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.19
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

The ENCOUTER 26 is similar to the C&C 26 but with a shorter rig and more displacement.


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