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CT-48

1988
Designer
Robert Perry
Builder
Ta Chiao
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG
Associations
?

Dimensions

Length Overall
47 11 / 14.6 m
Waterline Length
37 6 / 11.4 m
Beam
14 6 / 4.4 m
Draft
6 3 / 1.9 m
Displacement
40,000 lbs / 18,144 kg
Ballast
14,000 lbs / 6,350 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Staysail Ketch
Reported Sail Area
1,122 ft2 / 104.2 m2
Total Sail Area
953.8 ft2 / 88.6 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
428.7 ft2 / 39.8 m2
P
49 0 / 14.9 m
E
17 5 / 5.3 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
525 ft2 / 48.8 m2
I
56 0 / 17.1 m
J
18 9 / 5.7 m
Est. Forestay Len.
59 0 / 18 m
Mizzen
PY
29 11 / 9.1 m
EY
11 3 / 3.4 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Perkins
Model
?
HP
85
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
160 gal / 606 l

Accomodations

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

Calculations

Hull Speed
8.21 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
15.35
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
35.0
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
338.62
heavy
Comfort Ratio
42.85
heavy bluewater boat
Capsize Screening
1.7
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Shoal draft: 5.5’
Shown here is from builders brochure. Little is known (by us) about this model.
Cutter or ketch.


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