Elan 40

2001
Designer
Rob Humphreys
Builder
Elan Yachts
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
39 0 / 11.9 m
Waterline Length
33 7 / 10.2 m
Beam
12 6 / 3.8 m
Draft
6 6 / 2 m
Displacement
15,870 lbs / 7,200 kg
Ballast
5,630 lbs / 2,555 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
780 ft2 / 72.5 m2
Total Sail Area
779.5 ft2 / 72.4 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
420.3 ft2 / 39.1 m2
P
48 9 / 14.9 m
E
17 2 / 5.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
359.2 ft2 / 33.4 m2
I
50 7 / 15.4 m
J
14 2 / 4.3 m
Forestay Length
52 6 / 16 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Volvo
Model
2040S
HP
?
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
40 gal / 151 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
66 gal / 250 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.77 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
19.76
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
35.49
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
186.81
light
Comfort Ratio
23.74
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
2.0
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Several keel configurations available.


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