1975 Downeast 38

Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States
$98,500 USD

Cutter rigged. Rebuilt inside/out ’08. New bottom, rigging replaced. Interior exc cond. Marine survey 09/’19, new zincs, 3.5KW genset. A/C blows cold, VHF, AP, full instrumentation, GPS. Many pics avail. Ft. Walton Beach, FL. $98,500.

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About the Downeaster 38

Designer
Henry Morschadt
Builder
Down East Yachts Inc.
Associations
?
# Built
230
Hull Type
Long Keel
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
37 11 / 11.6 m
Waterline Length
29 0 / 8.8 m
Beam
11 10 / 3.6 m
Draft
4 11 / 1.5 m
Displacement
19,500 lbs / 8,845 kg
Ballast
8,000 lbs / 3,629 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Cutter
Reported Sail Area
735 ft2 / 68.3 m2
Total Sail Area
735.1 ft2 / 68.3 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
311.2 ft2 / 28.9 m2
P
37 11 / 11.6 m
E
16 4 / 5 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
423.8 ft2 / 39.4 m2
I
44 9 / 13.7 m
J
18 11 / 5.8 m
Forestay Length
48 7 / 14.8 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Universal
Model
Medalist
HP
32
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
90 gal / 341 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
50 gal / 189 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.22 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
16.23
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
41.03
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
356.94
ultraheavy
Comfort Ratio
35.14
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.76
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Length incl. bowsprit: 41.75’
Available with a Cutter, Ketch or Schooner rig.
Ketch SA: 761 sq.ft.
Schooner SA: 721 sq.ft.

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