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Catalina 18 Wing keel is a Coastal cruising sailboat built by Catalina Yachts and designed by Gerry Douglas. Her first hull was built in 2000 with an overall lengh of 6.2 m or 20.4 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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CATALINA 18 WING KEEL Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft6.2 m / 20.4 ft
Builder(s)Catalina Yachts
Designer(s)Gerry Douglas
VersionWing keel
categoryCoastal cruising sailboat
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2000
Last Hull BuiltDiscontinued
AppendagesKeel wing keel
HelmSingle tiller
RudderSingle transom hung rudder
CockpitClosed aft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 7/8
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Ballast Ratio0.28


Overall Length (LOA) 6.2 m / 20.4 ft
Hull Length5.49 m / 18 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)4.98 m / 16.4 ft
Beam (width)2.31 m / 7.7 ft
Draft0.71 m / 2.4 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 680 kg / 1499 lb
Ballast Weight193 kg / 425 lb


Critical Hull Speed5.42 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)156
Ballast Ratio0.28
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement20.81 m²/T / 224 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders1
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Upwind Sail Area16.09 m² / 173 ft²
Mainsail Area7.99 m² / 86 ft²
Genoa Area8.1 m² / 87 ft²
I20 ft * 6.1 m
J6.6 ft * 1.98 m
P20.2 ft * 6.17 m
E8.6 ft * 2.59 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 outboard engine
Fuel typeGas
Fuel Tank Capacity22 L / 5.8 gal
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