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Marlow Hunter 47 Furling mainsail is a Offshore deck saloon cruising catamaran built by Marlow Hunter and designed by Hunter Design. Her first hull was built in 2016 with an overall lengh of 15.39 m or 50.6 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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MARLOW HUNTER 47 FURLING MAINSAIL Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft15.39 m / 50.6 ft
Builder(s)Marlow Hunter
Designer(s)Hunter Design
BrandMarlow Hunter
VersionFurling mainsail
categoryOffshore deck saloon cruising catamaran
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2016
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel wing keel
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitOpen aft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi (in-mast furling mainsail) fractional
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Number of Cabin(s)3
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal734 L / 193.9 gal
Ballast Ratio0.35


Overall Length (LOA) 15.39 m / 50.6 ft
Hull Length14.76 m / 48.5 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.61 m / 44.8 ft
Beam (width)4.57 m / 15 ft
Draft1.68 m / 5.6 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 16329 kg / 35999 lb
Ballast Weight5670 kg / 12500 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.95 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)183
Ballast Ratio0.35
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement15.37 m²/T / 165 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL19.15 m / 62.10 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back (Bergström)
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire
Upwind Sail Area98.94 m² / 1065 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power80 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity568 L / 150 gal

Below Deck

Maximum Headroom6.10 ft * 2.06 m