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FIRST 38 (BENETEAU)

FIRST 38 (BENETEAU) built by Beneteau (FRA) and designed by Jean Berret. Her first hull was built in 1983 with an overall lengh of 11.73 m or 38.50 ft long

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FIRST 38 (BENETEAU) Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft11.73 m / 38.50 ft
Builder(s)Beneteau
Designer(s)Jean Berret
BrandBeneteau
SeriesFirst
CountryFrance
Hull TypeFin w/spade rudder
First Hull Built1983
Ballast TypeIron
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio42.25

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 11.73 m / 38.50 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)10.31 m / 33.83 ft
Beam (width)3.91 m / 12.83 ft
Draft2.10 m / 6.90 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 7101 kg / 15655 lb
Maximum Displacement7101 kg / 15655 lb
Ballast Weight3001 kg / 6615 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.06
Comfort Ratio22.95
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)180.51
Ballast Ratio42.25
Sail Area to Displacement16.45

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length15.35 m / 50.36 ft
Reported Sail Area59.55 m² / 641.00 ft²
Total Sail Area59.51 m² / 640.59 ft²
Mainsail Area27.19 m² / 292.71 ft²
I48.25 ft * 14.71 m
J14.42 ft * 4.40 m
P42.33 ft * 12.90 m
E13.83 ft * 4.22 m
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