FALMOUTH CUTTER – SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS

DesignerLyle C. Hess
Length, Overall30’6″
Length on Deck22′ 0″
Length, Waterline20′ 10″
Beam8′ 0″
Draft3′ 6″
Displacement7,400 lbs.
Ballast, Solid Lead2,500 lbs.
Total Sail Area389 sq.ft.
Headroom5′ 11″
Auxiliary Yanmar1 cyl. 9 hp

CAPACITIES 

Water40 Gallons
Fuel 15 US Gallons 
Waste 9 US Gallons   
RANGE OF POSITIVE STABILITYup to 133 degrees   
IMMERSION FACTOR 500 lbs per inch of immersion   
CAPSIZE SCREEN
(Beam in feet divided by the cube root of the displacement in cubic feet)  
1.67  
HULL SPEED
(1.35 x the square root of the waterline length)   
6.15 Knots 
SAIL AREA TO DISPLACEMENT RATIO
(Sail area in square feet divided by the displacement in cubic feet)
 15.23   
DISPLACEMENT TO LENGTH RATIO
(Displacement in long tons divided by .01 x LWL in feet, cubed) 
389
HULL STRENGTH25,000 psi at the waterline

SAIL AREAS

SailLuffLeachFootLPWt OzSq Foot
Main Sail*25.3826.4711.83  6.9150.12
1st Reef50″51″    
2nd Reef96″98″    
3rd Reef138″144″    
Jib Top*3023.513.510.296.9154.35
Stay Sail*20.516.59.97.956.981.49
Total: Standard Set389
Genoa302716 14.54 217.5
TriSail1114.57.5 7.56.9 41.25
Storm Jib15.7510.827.75 4.886.9 38.43
Yankee2922.611.238.046.9116.58
Reacher302520.93  1.5  
 * Indicates standard rig.