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NICHOLSON 43 built by Camper & Nicholson Ltd.(UK) and designed by Raymond Wall. Her first hull was built in 1969 with an overall lengh of 13.18 m or 43.25 ft long

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NICHOLSON 43 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.18 m / 43.25 ft
Builder(s)Camper & Nicholson Ltd
Designer(s)Raymond Wall
BrandCamper & Nicholson
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built37
First Hull Built1969
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
Ballast Ratio49.89


Overall Length (LOA) 13.18 m / 43.25 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)9.14 m / 30.00 ft
Beam (width)3.51 m / 11.50 ft
Draft2.06 m / 6.75 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 9000 kg / 19842 lb
Maximum Displacement9000 kg / 19842 lb
Ballast Weight4491 kg / 9900 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.70
Comfort Ratio34.9
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)328.08
Ballast Ratio49.89
Sail Area to Displacement19

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area80.55 m² / 867.00 ft²
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