ALPA 38

ALPA 38 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Rigging Type:
LOA:
37.28 ft / 11.36 m
LWL:
27.25 ft / 8.31 m
S.A. (reported):
602.00 ft2 / 55.93 m2
Beam:
11.20 ft / 3.41 m
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
18,000 lb / 8,165 kg
Ballast:
7,620 lb / 3,456 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.08
Bal./Disp.:
42.33
Disp./Len.:
397.12
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1976
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Alpa (ITA)
Designer:
Sparkman & Stephens
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Mercedes Benz
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
48

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.08
Bal./Disp.:
42.33
Disp./Len.:
397.12
Comfort Ratio:
36.82

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
44.95 ft / 13.70 m
J:
14.24 ft / 4.34 m
P:
38.80 ft / 11.83 m
E:
14.57 ft / 4.44 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
320.04 ft2 / 29.73 m2
S.A. Main:
282.66 ft2 / 26.26 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
602.70 ft2 / 55.99 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.09
Est. Forestay Len.:
47.15 ft / 14.37 m

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Notes

S&S Design #2172. Many thanks for Norman Prefontaine for prividing information on this model. Also available as a ketch. The ALPA 36MS and ALPA 38 seem to be nearly the same.



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