If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats,
then here is a complete review of CAL 48. Built by Jensen Marine/Cal Boats and designed by C. William Lapworth, the boat
was first built in 1966. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 14.55. Its sail area/displacement
ratio 19.56. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Perkins, runs on Diesel.
CAL 48 has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base.
Read on to find out more about CAL 48 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.
LOA:14.55 m / 47.74 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):96.71 m2 / 1040.98 ft2
Draft (max):1.98 m / 6.50 ft
Displacement:11340 kg / 25000.39 lbs
Ballast:4309 kg / 9499.71 lbs
Designers:C. William Lapworth
LWL:10.67 m / 35.01 ft
Sail Boat Calculation
Capsize Screening Formula:1.64
Rig And Sail Specs
I:16.76 m / 54.99 ft
S.A. Fore:14.69 m / 48.20 ft
E:6.55 m / 21.49 ft
S.A. Fore:48.54 m2 / 522.48 ft2
S.A. Main:48.14 m2 / 518.17 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)96.68 m2 / 1040.65 ft2