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WESTWIND 42

WESTWIND 42 built by Blue Water Yacht Builders (TAIWAN) and designed by George H. Stadel III. Her first hull was built in 1981 with an overall lengh of 12.80 m or 42.00 ft long

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WESTWIND 42 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft12.80 m / 42.00 ft
Builder(s)Bluewater Yacht Builders Ltd
Designer(s)George H. Stadel III
CountryTaiwan
Hull TypeFin with rudder on skeg
First Hull Built1981
Rigging TypeStaysail Ketch
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio32.28

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 12.80 m / 42.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)10.36 m / 34.00 ft
Beam (width)3.81 m / 12.50 ft
Draft1.68 m / 5.50 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 12927 kg / 28500 lb
Maximum Displacement12927 kg / 28500 lb
Ballast Weight4173 kg / 9200 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.64
Comfort Ratio41.87
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)323.71
Ballast Ratio32.28
Sail Area to Displacement12.93

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length15.54 m / 51.00 ft
Reported Sail Area69.77 m² / 751.00 ft²
Total Sail Area69.76 m² / 750.90 ft²
Mainsail Area26.53 m² / 285.60 ft²
I47.00 ft * 14.33 m
J19.80 ft * 6.04 m
P40.80 ft * 12.44 m
E14.00 ft * 4.27 m
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