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Tayana Vancouver 42

1979
Designer
Robert B. Harris
Builder
Ta Yang Yacht Building Co. Ltd.
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
41.75 ft / 12.73 m
Waterline Length
33.00 ft / 10.06 m
Beam
12.50 ft / 3.81 m
Draft
5.80 ft / 1.77 m
Displacement
29,157 lb / 13,225 kg
Ballast
11,800 lb / 5,352 kg
Ballast Type
?

Rig and Sails

Type
Cutter
Reported Sail Area
833.00 ft2 / 77.39 m2
Total Sail Area
832.90 ft2 / 77.38 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
406.65 ft2 / 37.78 m2
P
48.70 ft / 14.84 m
E
16.70 ft / 5.09 m
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
426.25 ft2 / 39.60 m2
I
55.00 ft / 16.76 m
J
15.50 ft / 4.72 m
Est. Forestay Len.
57.14 ft / 17.42 m
Mizzen
PY
EY

Auxilary Power

Make
Yanmar
Model
?
HP
40
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.7 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
14.07
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
40.47
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
362.2
ultraheavy
Comfort Ratio
43.44
heavy bluewater boat
Capsize Screening
1.62
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

Known also as the VANCOUVER 42. Aft and center cockpit models.


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