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C&C Landfall 38

1979 — 1985
Designer
C&C Design
Robert Ball
Builder
C&C Yachts
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG w/balsa cored hull & deck

Dimensions

Length Overall
37.58 ft / 11.45 m
Waterline Length
30.17 ft / 9.20 m
Beam
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
Draft
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Displacement
16,700 lb / 7,575 kg
Ballast
6,500 lb / 2,948 kg
Ballast Type
Lead
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
648.00 ft2 / 60.20 m2
Total Sail Area
647.75 ft2 / 60.18 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
265.43 ft2 / 24.66 m2
P
41.80 ft / 12.74 m
E
12.70 ft / 3.87 m
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
382.32 ft2 / 35.52 m2
I
47.20 ft / 14.39 m
J
16.20 ft / 4.94 m
Est. Forestay Len.
49.90 ft / 15.21 m
Mizzen
PY
EY

Auxilary Power

Make
Yanmar
Model
3HM/3QM
HP
30
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
30 gals / 114 L

Accomodations

Water Capacity
103 gals / 390 L

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.36 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.87
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
38.92
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
271.48
moderate
Comfort Ratio
28.89
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.88
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

The LANDFALL 38 shares the same hull design as the C&C 38-2 but with a shallower keel, shorter rig and entirely different interior. Built at C&C’s Rhode Island (USA) plant.


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