Contessa 43

CONTESSA 43

Gebouwd vanaf 1977: 14 stuks

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Hull Type:  Fin w/spade rudder Rig Type:  Masthead Sloop
LOA:  42.75′ / 13.03m LWL:  34.33′ / 10.46m
Beam:  12.50′ / 3.81m Listed SA:  876 ft2 / 81.38 m2
Draft (max.)  7.25′ / 2.21m Draft (min.)  
Disp.  21000 lbs./ 9526 kgs. Ballast:  10800 lbs. / 4899 kgs.
SA/Disp.:  18.49 Bal./Disp.:  51.43% Disp./Len.:  231.71
Designer:  Doug Peterson
Builder:  Jeremy Rogers (UK)
Construct.:  FG Bal. type:  Lead
First Built:  1977 Last Built:   # Built:  
AUXILIARY POWER (orig. equip.)
Make:  Seapanther Model:  
Type:  Diesel HP:  30
TANKS
Water:  70 gals. / 265 ltrs. Fuel:  20 gals. / 76 ltrs.
RIG DIMENSIONS  KEY
I:  57.00′ / 17.37m J:  18.33′ / 5.59m
P:  51.50′ / 15.70m E:  13.75′ / 4.19m
PY:   EY:  
SPL:   ISP:  
SA(Fore.):  522.41 ft2 / 48.53 m2 SA(Main):  354.06 ft2 / 32.89 m2
Total(calc.)SA:   876.47 ft2 / 81.42 m2 DL ratio:  231.71
SA/Disp:  18.49 Est. Forestay Len.:  59.87′ / 18.25m
BUILDERS (past & present)
More about & boats built by:   Jeremy Rogers Ltd.
DESIGNER
More about & boats designed by:   Doug Peterson
NOTES
Available as a flush deck racer or cruiser-racer with coach roof.
Thanks to original builders, Jeremy Rogers Ltd., for supplying updated information on this yacht.