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OMEGA 42

OMEGA 42 built by Vindö/Gull Marine (SWE) and designed by Peter Norlin. Her first hull was built in 1978 with an overall lengh of 12.80 m or 41.99 ft long

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OMEGA 42 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.80 m / 41.99 ft
Builder(s)Vindö/Gull Marine
Designer(s)Peter Norlin
CountrySweden
Hull TypeFin w/spade rudder
Number of Hulls Built160
First Hull Built1978
Last Hull Built1998
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio50.67

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 12.80 m / 41.99 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)10.00 m / 32.81 ft
Beam (width)3.10 m / 10.17 ft
Draft1.67 m / 5.48 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 7400 kg / 16314 lb
Maximum Displacement7400 kg / 16314 lb
Ballast Weight3750 kg / 8267 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.61
Comfort Ratio32.28
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)206.2
Ballast Ratio50.67
Sail Area to Displacement19.45

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length15.15 m / 49.69 ft
Reported Sail Area72.37 m² / 779.00 ft²
Total Sail Area72.57 m² / 781.19 ft²
Mainsail Area38.74 m² / 416.97 ft²
I47.24 ft * 14.40 m
J15.42 ft * 4.70 m
P50.85 ft * 15.50 m
E16.40 ft * 5.00 m
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