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Dehler 46 Shoal draft is a Offshore racer-cruiser sailboat built by Dehler and designed by Judel/Vrolijk. Her first hull was built in 2014 with an overall lengh of 14.4 m or 47.2 ft long and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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DEHLER 46 SHOAL DRAFT Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft14.4 m / 47.2 ft
Builder(s)Dehler Yachts
VersionShoal draft
categoryOffshore racer-cruiser sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2014
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel L-shaped keel (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 Cabin(s)3
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal450 L / 118.9 gal
Ballast Ratio0.33


Overall Length (LOA) 14.4 m / 47.2 ft
Hull Length13.95 m / 45.10 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)12.9 m / 42.4 ft
Beam (width)4.35 m / 14.4 ft
Draft1.85 m / 6.1 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 11550 kg / 25463 lb
Ballast Weight3850 kg / 8488 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.72 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)152
Ballast Ratio0.33
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement22.33 m²/T / 240 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement46.76 m²/T / 503 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL21.2 m / 69.7 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars (carbon boom as an option)
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire
Upwind Sail Area114.1 m² / 1228 ft²
Downwind Sail Area238.9 m² / 2571 ft²
Mainsail Area64.4 m² / 693 ft²
Genoa Area49.7 m² / 535 ft²
I59.5 ft * 18.1 m
J17.5 ft * 5.29 m
P57.8 ft * 17.6 m
E20.6 ft * 6.25 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power53 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity210 L / 55.5 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity130 L / 34.3 gal