ACHILLES 840

ACHILLES 840 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.75 ft / 8.46 m
LWL:
24.25 ft / 7.39 m
S.A. (reported):
354.00 ft2 / 32.89 m2
Beam:
9.00 ft / 2.74 m
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
5,500 lb / 2,495 kg
Ballast:
2,505 lb / 1,136 kg
S.A./Disp.:
18.23
Bal./Disp.:
45.55
Disp./Len.:
172.18
Construction:
FG/balsa core deck
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1979
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Butler Achilles Ltd (UK)
Designer:
Chris Butler
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo
Model:
2001
Type:
Diesel
HP:
9.5

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
18.23
Bal./Disp.:
45.55
Disp./Len.:
172.18
Comfort Ratio:
18.00

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
35.33 ft / 10.77 m
J:
11.46 ft / 3.49 m
P:
31.00 ft / 9.45 m
E:
9.75 ft / 2.97 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
202.44 ft2 / 18.81 m2
S.A. Main:
151.13 ft2 / 14.04 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
353.57 ft2 / 32.85 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
18.21
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.14 ft / 11.32 m

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Notes

Available bilge/twin or triple keels.



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