Texas One Ton (Carter 36)

1974
Designer
Dick Carter
Builder
Plastrend / Composite Technologies
Association
One Ton Class
# Built
40
Hull Type
Fin w/spade rudder
Construction
FG (C-Flex)

Dimensions

Length Overall
35 5 / 10.8 m
Waterline Length
29 10 / 9.1 m
Beam
11 7 / 3.5 m
Draft
6 3 / 1.9 m
Displacement
12,320 lbs / 5,590 kg
Ballast
? (Lead)

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
624 ft2 / 58 m2
Total Sail Area
624.1 ft2 / 58 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
241.6 ft2 / 22.5 m2
P
42 4 / 12.9 m
E
11 4 / 3.5 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
382.4 ft2 / 35.5 m2
I
47 9 / 14.6 m
J
16 0 / 4.9 m
Forestay Length
50 4 / 15.4 m

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.33 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
18.71
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
?
Displacement/Length
205.8
moderate
Comfort Ratio
22.88
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
2.01
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

A slightly later IOR one ton design from the Carter office that was, by their own admission, closely influenced by Peterson’s GANBARE. Some were sold as bare hulls to be finished elsewhere.
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