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BRISTOL 45.5

BRISTOL 45.5 built by Bristol Yachts Inc. (USA) and designed by Ted Hood. Her first hull was built in 1979 with an overall lengh of 13.79 m or 45.25 ft long

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BRISTOL 45.5 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.79 m / 45.25 ft
Builder(s)Bristol Yachts Inc.
Designer(s)Ted Hood
BrandBristol
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeKeel/Cbrd.
First Hull Built1979
Last Hull Built1989
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal681 L / 180 gal
Ballast Ratio43.28

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 13.79 m / 45.25 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)11.35 m / 37.25 ft
Beam (width)4.01 m / 13.16 ft
Draft3.35 m / 11.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 15722 kg / 34660 lb
Maximum Displacement15722 kg / 34660 lb
Ballast Weight6804 kg / 15000 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.62
Comfort Ratio43.66
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)299.37
Ballast Ratio43.28
Sail Area to Displacement14.93

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL19.35 m / 63.50 ft
Estimated Forestay Length18.29 m / 60.02 ft
Reported Sail Area91.79 m² / 988.00 ft²
Total Sail Area91.83 m² / 988.50 ft²
Mainsail Area42.06 m² / 452.70 ft²
I57.00 ft * 17.37 m
J18.80 ft * 5.73 m
P50.30 ft * 15.33 m
E18.00 ft * 5.49 m
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