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Club Swan 42 is a Racer-cruiser sailboat built by Nautors Swan and designed by Frers Naval Architecture & Engineering. Her first hull was built in 2006 and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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CLUB SWAN 42 Sailboat Specifications​


Builder(s)Nautors Swan
Designer(s)Frers Naval Architecture & Engineering
SeriesClub Swan
categoryRacer-cruiser sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
Number of Hulls Built57
First Hull Built2006
Last Hull Built2013
AppendagesKeel fin with bulb
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitOpen aft cockpit
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 9/10
Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal320 L / 84.5 gal
Ballast Ratio0.44


Hull Length12.98 m / 42.7 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)11.84 m / 38.10 ft
Beam (width)3.93 m / 12.11 ft
Draft2.7 m / 8.11 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 7250 kg / 15984 lb
Ballast Weight3200 kg / 7055 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.35 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)124
Ballast Ratio0.44
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement29.15 m²/T / 314 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement65.78 m²/T / 708 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionCarbon fiber mast and aluminum boom
Upwind Sail Area109.2 m² / 1175 ft²
Downwind Sail Area246.4 m² / 2652 ft²
Mainsail Area61.4 m² / 661 ft²
Genoa Area47.8 m² / 515 ft²
I59.1 ft * 18 m
J16.5 ft * 5.01 m
P56.7 ft * 17.24 m
E18.11 ft * 5.77 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power39 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity140 L / 37 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity105 L / 27.7 gal