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CAVALIER 39 built by Export Yachts New Zealand Ltd. and designed by Bob Salthouse. Her first hull was built in 1973 with an overall lengh of 11.89 m or 39.00 ft long

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CAVALIER 39 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft11.89 m / 39.00 ft
Builder(s)Export Yachts New Zealand Ltd.
Designer(s)Bob Salthouse
CountryNew Zealand
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built35
First Hull Built1973
Last Hull Built1979
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal379 L / 100 gal
Ballast Ratio40.11


Overall Length (LOA) 11.89 m / 39.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)8.99 m / 29.50 ft
Beam (width)3.45 m / 11.33 ft
Draft1.83 m / 6.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 8482 kg / 18700 lb
Maximum Displacement8482 kg / 18700 lb
Ballast Weight3402 kg / 7500 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.71
Comfort Ratio35.23
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)325.18
Ballast Ratio40.11
Sail Area to Displacement18.53

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area75.53 m² / 813.00 ft²
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