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Dehler 38 Standard is a Offshore cruiser-racer sailboat built by Dehler and designed by Judel/Vrolijk. Her first hull was built in 2012 with an overall lengh of 11.7 m or 38.5 ft long and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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DEHLER 38 STANDARD Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft11.7 m / 38.5 ft
Builder(s)Dehler Yachts
categoryOffshore cruiser-racer sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2012
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel fin with bulb
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitClosing aft cockpit with opening system
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 9/10
Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Number of Head(s)1
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal315 L / 83.2 gal
Ballast Ratio0.31


Overall Length (LOA) 11.7 m / 38.5 ft
Hull Length11.3 m / 37.1 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)10.4 m / 34.1 ft
Beam (width)3.75 m / 12.4 ft
Draft2 m / 6.7 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 7200 kg / 15873 lb
Ballast Weight2200 kg / 4850 lb


Critical Hull Speed7.83 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)181
Ballast Ratio0.31
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement21.27 m²/T / 229 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement42.62 m²/T / 459 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL17.82 m / 58.6 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars (carbon fiber spars as an option)
Standing RiggingDyform
Upwind Sail Area79.3 m² / 854 ft²
Downwind Sail Area158.9 m² / 1710 ft²
Mainsail Area43.7 m² / 470 ft²
I49.7 ft * 15.11 m
J14.4 ft * 4.36 m
P47.7 ft * 14.5 m
E17.1 ft * 5.2 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity160 L / 42.3 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity130 L / 34.3 gal