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PEARSON 40

PEARSON 40 built by Pearson Yachts (USA) and designed by William Shaw. Her first hull was built in 1979 with an overall lengh of 12.17 m or 39.92 ft long

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PEARSON 40 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.17 m / 39.92 ft
Builder(s)Pearson Yachts
Designer(s)William H. Shaw
BrandPearson
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeKeel/CB & spade rudder
Number of Hulls Built71
First Hull Built1979
Last Hull Built1981
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal341 L / 90 gal
Ballast Ratio53.51

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 12.17 m / 39.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)9.53 m / 31.25 ft
Beam (width)3.81 m / 12.50 ft
Draft2.87 m / 9.42 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 10342 kg / 22800 lb
Maximum Displacement10342 kg / 22800 lb
Ballast Weight5534 kg / 12200 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.77
Comfort Ratio36.02
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)333.53
Ballast Ratio53.51
Sail Area to Displacement16.04

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL18.29 m / 60.00 ft
Estimated Forestay Length16.97 m / 55.66 ft
Reported Sail Area74.60 m² / 803.00 ft²
Total Sail Area74.60 m² / 803.00 ft²
Mainsail Area32.75 m² / 352.50 ft²
I53.00 ft * 16.15 m
J17.00 ft * 5.18 m
P47.00 ft * 14.33 m
E15.00 ft * 4.57 m
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