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Marlow Hunter 50 Tall rig is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Marlow Hunter and designed by Hunter Design. Her first hull was built in 2011 with an overall lengh of 15.21 m or 49.11 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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MARLOW HUNTER 50 TALL RIG Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft15.21 m / 49.11 ft
Builder(s)Marlow Hunter
Designer(s)Hunter Design
BrandMarlow Hunter
VersionTall rig
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2011
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel fin without bulb
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitOpen aft cockpit
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi (in-mast furling mainsail) fractional
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal757 L / 200 gal
Ballast Ratio0.31


Overall Length (LOA) 15.21 m / 49.11 ft
Hull Length14.58 m / 47.10 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.36 m / 43.10 ft
Beam (width)4.47 m / 14.8 ft
Draft2.13 m / 7 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 13338 kg / 29405 lb
Ballast Weight4125 kg / 9094 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.87 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)158
Ballast Ratio0.31
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement21.09 m²/T / 227 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL20.88 m / 68.6 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back (Bergström)
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire
Upwind Sail Area118.64 m² / 1277 ft²
I54.7 ft * 16.64 m
J16.6 ft * 5.03 m
P55.8 ft * 16.99 m
E21.10 ft * 6.65 m

Engine Room

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

Below Deck

Maximum Headroom6.10 ft * 2.06 m