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CARAVELLE 42 (ALDEN)

CARAVELLE 42 (ALDEN) built by Halmatic (UK) Molich (DEN)/Hodgdon Brothers (USA) and designed by Alden Assoc.. Her first hull was built in 1968 with an overall lengh of 12.67 m or 41.57 ft long

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CARAVELLE 42 (ALDEN) Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.67 m / 41.57 ft
Builder(s)Halmatic Molich /Hodgdon Brothers
Designer(s)Alden Assoc.
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeFin Keel
Number of Hulls Built20
First Hull Built1968
Last Hull Built1973
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal303 L / 80 gal

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 12.67 m / 41.57 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Beam (width)3.35 m / 11.00 ft
Draft1.78 m / 5.83 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 8800 kg / 19400 lb
Maximum Displacement8800 kg / 19400 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.64
Comfort Ratio38.35
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)394.53
Sail Area to Displacement16.82

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length14.89 m / 48.84 ft
Reported Sail Area70.23 m² / 756.00 ft²
Total Sail Area70.21 m² / 755.71 ft²
Mainsail Area35.16 m² / 378.51 ft²
I46.00 ft * 14.02 m
J16.40 ft * 5.00 m
P40.70 ft * 12.41 m
E18.60 ft * 5.67 m
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