Ocean Cruising 42

1981
Designer
Henry R. Hinckley
Builder
Hinckley Yachts
Associations
?
# Built
10
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
42 3 / 12.9 m
Waterline Length
32 6 / 9.9 m
Beam
12 4 / 3.8 m
Draft
5 8 / 1.7 m
Displacement
24,800 lbs / 11,249 kg
Ballast
7,500 lbs / 3,402 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
804 ft2 / 74.7 m2
Total Sail Area
804.2 ft2 / 74.7 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
340.9 ft2 / 31.7 m2
P
48 8 / 14.8 m
E
14 0 / 4.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
463.3 ft2 / 43 m2
I
54 5 / 16.6 m
J
16 11 / 5.2 m
Forestay Length
57 1 / 17.4 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Perkins
Model
4-108
HP
50
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
56 gal / 212 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
150 gal / 568 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.65 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.13
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
30.24
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
320.15
heavy
Comfort Ratio
37.78
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.69
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

The OCEAN CRUISING 42 is an extended version of the OCEAN CRUISING 40. Available with center or aft cockpit, keel/cb, and ketch rig.
Keel/cb draft: BU: 4.67’/BD: 9.5’.


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