Feeling 486

1994
Designer
Gilles Vaton
Builder
Kirie
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
47 6 / 14.5 m
Waterline Length
35 2 / 10.7 m
Beam
14 6 / 4.4 m
Draft
5 2 / 1.6 m
Displacement
22,050 lbs / 10,000 kg
Ballast
5,730 lbs / 2,600 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
961 ft2 / 89.3 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
?
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
?
J
?
Forestay Length
?

Auxilary Power

Make
Yanmar
Model
4JH2
HP
62
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
50 gal / 189 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
198 gal / 750 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.96 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
19.56
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
26.0
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
224.7
moderate
Comfort Ratio
24.67
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
2.07
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Deep draft: 6.58’/2.0m.
aka ELITE 486.


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