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DISCOVERY 48 built by Discovery Yachts and designed by Oscar Mayr Design. Her first hull was built in 2016 with an overall lengh of 14.98 m or 49.15 ft long

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DISCOVERY 48 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft14.98 m / 49.15 ft
Builder(s)Discovery Yachts Group
Designer(s)Oscar Mayr Design
Hull TypeFin w/dual rudders
First Hull Built2016
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSolent
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal488 L / 129 gal
Ballast Ratio35.47


Overall Length (LOA) 14.98 m / 49.15 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.05 m / 42.81 ft
Beam (width)4.46 m / 14.63 ft
Draft2.25 m / 7.38 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 17256 kg / 38043 lb
Maximum Displacement17256 kg / 38043 lb
Ballast Weight6120 kg / 13492 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.74
Comfort Ratio36.91
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)216.47
Ballast Ratio35.47
Sail Area to Displacement15.86

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL21.87 m / 71.75 ft
Reported Sail Area103.70 m² / 1116.22 ft²
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