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OWENS CUTTER built by The Owens Co./Henry R. Hinckley (USA) and designed by Norman G. Owens. Her first hull was built in 1944 with an overall lengh of 12.34 m or 40.50 ft long

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OWENS CUTTER Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.34 m / 40.50 ft
Builder(s)The Owens Co. / Henry R. Hinckley & Co.
Designer(s)Norman G. Owens
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeLong Keel
Number of Hulls Built50
First Hull Built1944
Last Hull Built1955
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeCutter
Ballast Ratio30.77


Overall Length (LOA) 12.34 m / 40.50 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Beam (width)3.20 m / 10.50 ft
Draft1.78 m / 5.83 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 8845 kg / 19500 lb
Maximum Displacement8845 kg / 19500 lb
Ballast Weight2722 kg / 6000 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.56
Comfort Ratio41.42
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)396.56
Ballast Ratio30.77
Sail Area to Displacement14.43

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length14.17 m / 46.49 ft
Reported Sail Area60.48 m² / 651.00 ft²
Total Sail Area61.46 m² / 661.50 ft²
Mainsail Area30.80 m² / 331.50 ft²
I44.00 ft * 13.41 m
J15.00 ft * 4.57 m
P39.00 ft * 11.89 m
E17.00 ft * 5.18 m
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