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BENETEAU CALIFORNIA 550

CALIFORNIA 550 (BENETEAU) built by Beneteau(FRA) and designed by A. Beneteau. Her first hull was built in 1981 with an overall lengh of 5.50 m or 18.04 ft long

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BENETEAU CALIFORNIA 550 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft5.50 m / 18.04 ft
Builder(s)Beneteau
Designer(s)Andre Beneteau
BrandBeneteau
CountryFrance
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built950
First Hull Built1981
Last Hull Built1988
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 5.50 m / 18.04 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.40 m / 14.44 ft
Beam (width)2.30 m / 7.55 ft
Draft0.40 m / 1.31 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 650 kg / 1433 lb
Maximum Displacement650 kg / 1433 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.68
Comfort Ratio9.66
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)212.47
Sail Area to Displacement18.92

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area13.94 m² / 150.00 ft²
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