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First 47.7 Standard is a Cruiser-racer sailboat built by Bénéteau and designed by Farr Yacht Design. Her first hull was built in 1999 with an overall lengh of 14.9 m or 48.11 ft long and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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FIRST 47.7 STANDARD Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft14.9 m / 48.11 ft
Designer(s)Farr Yacht Design
categoryCruiser-racer sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
Number of Hulls Built250
First Hull Built1999
Last Hull Built2004
AppendagesKeel L-shaped keel (with bulb)
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitClosed aft cockpit
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 9/10
Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal620 L / 163.8 gal
Ballast Ratio0.33


Overall Length (LOA) 14.9 m / 48.11 ft
Hull Length14.5 m / 47.7 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)12.6 m / 41.4 ft
Beam (width)4.5 m / 14.10 ft
Draft2.35 m / 7.8 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 12105 kg / 26687 lb
Ballast Weight3976 kg / 8766 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.62 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)171
Ballast Ratio0.33
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement25.8 m²/T / 278 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement42.3 m²/T / 455 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL21.05 m / 69.1 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders3
Spreaders Angle17 °
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars (carbon fiber spars as an option)
Standing RiggingSingle-strand (ROD) discontinuous
Upwind Sail Area136 m² / 1464 ft²
Downwind Sail Area223 m² / 2400 ft²
Mainsail Area64 m² / 689 ft²
Genoa Area72 m² / 775 ft²
I59.8 ft * 18.19 m
J17.1 ft * 5.2 m
P57.5 ft * 17.5 m
E21.2 ft * 6.45 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity235 L / 62.1 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity180 L / 47.6 gal
Maximum Headroom6.7 ft * 2 m
Head Headroom6.8 ft * 2.03 m
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