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Vindo 45

1981 — 1989
Designer
John H. Lindblom
Builder
Vindo (Nötesund Varv AB)
Hull Type
Fin Keel
Construction
FG
Associations
Vindonet - Vindo Boats

Dimensions

Length Overall
33 8 / 10.3 m
Waterline Length
26 8 / 8.2 m
Beam
10 11 / 3.3 m
Draft
5 1 / 1.6 m
Displacement
13,000 lbs / 5,897 kg
Ballast
5,510 lbs / 2,499 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
497 ft2 / 46.2 m2
Total Sail Area
496.5 ft2 / 46.1 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
223.2 ft2 / 20.7 m2
P
36 10 / 11.3 m
E
12 1 / 3.7 m
Mast Height
46 8 / 14.2 m
Foresail
Sail Area
273.3 ft2 / 25.4 m2
I
42 8 / 13 m
J
12 9 / 3.9 m
Est. Forestay Len.
44 7 / 13.6 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Volvo Penta
Model
MD11C
HP
36
Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
25 gal / 95 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
70 gal / 265 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
6.93 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
14.38
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
42.38
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
303.2
heavy
Comfort Ratio
28.61
coastal cruiser
Capsize Screening
1.86
better suited for ocean passages

Notes


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