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LAFITTE 44

LAFITTE 44 built by Lafitte Yachts/Chung Hwa Boatworks (TAIWAN) and designed by Robert Perry. Her first hull was built in 1978 with an overall lengh of 13.51 m or 44.33 ft long

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LAFITTE 44 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.51 m / 44.33 ft
Builder(s)Lafitte Yachts/Chung Hwa Boatworks
Designer(s)Robert Perry
CountryTaiwan
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built56
First Hull Built1978
Last Hull Built1989
Rigging TypeCutter
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal435 L / 115 gal
Ballast Ratio40.39

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 13.51 m / 44.33 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)10.82 m / 35.50 ft
Beam (width)3.86 m / 12.67 ft
Draft1.93 m / 6.33 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 12701 kg / 28000 lb
Maximum Displacement12701 kg / 28000 lb
Ballast Weight5130 kg / 11310 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.67
Comfort Ratio38.55
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)279.4
Ballast Ratio40.39
Sail Area to Displacement16.85

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length18.07 m / 59.30 ft
Reported Sail Area89.84 m² / 967.00 ft²
Total Sail Area89.81 m² / 966.66 ft²
Mainsail Area39.08 m² / 420.66 ft²
I56.00 ft * 17.07 m
J19.50 ft * 5.94 m
P51.30 ft * 15.64 m
E16.40 ft * 5.00 m
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