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WORLDCRUISER 44 built by Worldcruiser Yacht Co. and designed by Bud Taplin. Her first hull was built in 1980 with an overall lengh of 13.39 m or 43.92 ft long

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WORLDCRUISER 44 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.39 m / 43.92 ft
Builder(s)World Cruiser Yacht Company
Designer(s)Bud Taplin
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeLong keel w/rudder on skeg
Number of Hulls Built3
First Hull Built1980
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging Type2 Mst. Schooner
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal227 L / 60 gal
Ballast Ratio36.96


Overall Length (LOA) 13.39 m / 43.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)9.98 m / 32.75 ft
Beam (width)3.35 m / 11.00 ft
Draft1.88 m / 6.17 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 10433 kg / 23000 lb
Maximum Displacement10433 kg / 23000 lb
Ballast Weight3856 kg / 8500 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.55
Comfort Ratio40.39
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)292.31
Ballast Ratio36.96
Sail Area to Displacement20.08

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL15.85 m / 52.00 ft
Reported Sail Area93.92 m² / 1011.00 ft²

Below Deck

Maximum Headroom6.33 ft * 1.93 m
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