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Aegean 51

9 built since 1982

Builder
Shannon Yachts
Designer
Walter Shultz
Hull Type
Keel/Cbrd.
Construction
FG

Dimensions

LOA
50.92 ft15.52 m
LWL
42.75 ft13.03 m
Beam
14.25 ft4.34 m
Draft
9.75 ft2.97 m
Displacement
39,500 lb17,917 kg
Ballast
15,500 lb7,031 kg
Ballast Type
?

Rig and sails

Type
Staysail Ketch
Reported Sail Area
1,227.00 ft2113.99 m2
Total Sail Area

Mainsail

Sail Area
P
E
Mast Height
?

Foresail

Sail Area
I
J
Est. Forestay Len.

Mizzen

PY
EY

Spinnaker

SPL/TPS
ISP

Calculations

Hull Speed
8.76 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
16.93
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
39.24
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
225.7
moderate
Comfort Ratio
38.95
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening Formula
1.67
better suited for ocean passages

Auxilary Power

Make
Perkins
Model
4-236
Type
Diesel
HP
?
Fuel Capacity
150 gals568 L

Accomodations

Water Capacity
250 gals946 L

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