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MERCER 44

MERCER 44 built by Mercer RP/Cape Cod Shipbuilding and designed by William Tripp Jr... Her first hull was built in 1959 with an overall lengh of 13.41 m or 44.00 ft long

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MERCER 44 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.41 m / 44.00 ft
Builder(s)Mercer RP/Cape Cod Shipbuilding
Designer(s)William Tripp Jr..
Hull TypeKeel/Cbrd.
Number of Hulls Built14
First Hull Built1959
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal416 L / 110 gal
Ballast Ratio31.85

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 13.41 m / 44.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)9.14 m / 30.00 ft
Beam (width)3.58 m / 11.75 ft
Draft2.74 m / 9.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 12247 kg / 27000 lb
Maximum Displacement12247 kg / 27000 lb
Ballast Weight3901 kg / 8600 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.57
Comfort Ratio45.84
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)446.43
Ballast Ratio31.85
Sail Area to Displacement15.8

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length16.22 m / 53.22 ft
Reported Sail Area82.22 m² / 885.00 ft²
Total Sail Area82.28 m² / 885.61 ft²
Mainsail Area41.62 m² / 448.00 ft²
I50.30 ft * 15.33 m
J17.40 ft * 5.30 m
P44.80 ft * 13.66 m
E20.00 ft * 6.10 m
PY9.00 ft * 2.74 m
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