Ocean Cruising 40

1979
Designer
Henry R. Hinckley
Builder
Hinckley Yachts
Associations
?
# Built
40
Hull Type
Keel/Cbrd.
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
40 1 / 12.2 m
Waterline Length
31 3 / 9.5 m
Beam
12 2 / 3.7 m
Draft
4 3 / 1.3 m 8 11 / 2.7 m
Displacement
20,200 lbs / 9,163 kg
Ballast
6,500 lbs / 2,948 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
721 ft2 / 67 m2
Total Sail Area
721.4 ft2 / 67 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
298.9 ft2 / 27.8 m2
P
42 8 / 13 m
E
14 0 / 4.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
422.5 ft2 / 39.3 m2
I
49 8 / 15.2 m
J
16 11 / 5.2 m
Forestay Length
52 6 / 16 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Westerbeke
Model
4-108
HP
37
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
60 gal / 227 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
190 gal / 719 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.49 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.55
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
32.18
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
295.5
heavy
Comfort Ratio
32.47
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.8
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

The OCEAN CRUISING 40 was available with sloop or cutter rig, aft and center cockpit.
Tall rig (sloop):
I: 52.7’/16.06m
J: 17.0’/5.18m
P: 45.7’/13.93m
E: 14.0’/4.27m


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