Kelly-Peterson 46

1980 — 1990
Designer
Doug Peterson
Builder
Queen Long Marine
Associations
?
# Built
30
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FRP with Airex foam core

Dimensions

Length Overall
46 3 / 14.1 m
Waterline Length
40 9 / 12.4 m
Beam
13 3 / 4.1 m
Draft
6 7 / 2 m
Displacement
33,300 lbs / 15,105 kg
Ballast
11,330 lbs / 5,139 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Cutter
Reported Sail Area
1,100 ft2 / 102.2 m2
Total Sail Area
876.7 ft2 / 81.5 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
383.9 ft2 / 35.7 m2
P
47 11 / 14.6 m
E
16 0 / 4.9 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
492.8 ft2 / 45.8 m2
I
54 0 / 16.5 m
J
18 2 / 5.6 m
Forestay Length
56 11 / 17.4 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Pathfinder
Model
#85
HP
82
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
150 gal / 568 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
200 gal / 757 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
8.56 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
17.0
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
34.02
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
218.4
moderate
Comfort Ratio
38.21
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.66
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Conceived by yacht broker Jack Kelly.
Interior design, Victor Huff
Thank you to Brad Harley for supplying information, updates and a brochure.


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