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TARTAN 42

TARTAN 42 built by Tartan Marine (USA) and designed by Sparkman & Stephens. Her first hull was built in 1980 with an overall lengh of 12.80 m or 42.00 ft long

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TARTAN 42 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.80 m / 42.00 ft
Builder(s)Tartan Marine
Designer(s)Sparkman & Stephens
BrandTartan
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built34
First Hull Built1980
Last Hull Built1984
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal625 L / 165 gal
Ballast Ratio40.91

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 12.80 m / 42.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)9.75 m / 32.00 ft
Beam (width)3.73 m / 12.25 ft
Draft2.11 m / 6.92 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 9979 kg / 22000 lb
Maximum Displacement9979 kg / 22000 lb
Ballast Weight4082 kg / 9000 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.75
Comfort Ratio34.53
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)299.73
Ballast Ratio40.91
Sail Area to Displacement15.51

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length17.23 m / 56.54 ft
Reported Sail Area70.42 m² / 758.00 ft²
Total Sail Area70.40 m² / 757.75 ft²
Mainsail Area28.38 m² / 305.50 ft²
I54.00 ft * 16.46 m
J16.75 ft * 5.11 m
P47.00 ft * 14.33 m
E13.00 ft * 3.96 m
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