COLUMBIA 45 Detailed Review

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 COLUMBIA 45. Built by Columbia Yachts and designed by William H. Tripp Jr., the boat was first built in 1971. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 13.79. Its sail area/displacement ratio 13.11. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Perkins, runs on Diesel.

COLUMBIA 45 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 COLUMBIA 45 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:13.79 m / 45.24 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):64.85 m2 / 698.04 ft2
Draft (max):2.21 m / 7.25 ft
Displacement:11340 kg / 25000.39 lbs
Ballast:4672 kg / 10299.98 lbs
Ballast Type:Iron
Last Built:1976
Designers:William H. Tripp Jr.
LWL:10.52 m / 34.51 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:36.09
Capsize Screening Formula:1.69

Rig And Sail Specs

I:13.72 m / 45.01 ft
S.A. Fore:11.26 m / 36.94 ft
E:4.88 m / 16.01 ft
S.A. Fore:37.42 m2 / 402.79 ft2
S.A. Main:27.45 m2 / 295.47 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)64.86 m2 / 698.15 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:500 L / 132.09 gals


Water:454 L / 119.93 gals


Builders:Columbia Yachts
Designers:William H. Tripp Jr.


Who designed the COLUMBIA 45?

COLUMBIA 45 was designed by William H. Tripp Jr..

Who builds COLUMBIA 45?

COLUMBIA 45 is built by Columbia Yachts.

When was COLUMBIA 45 first built?

COLUMBIA 45 was first built in 1971.

How long is COLUMBIA 45?

COLUMBIA 45 is 10.52 m in length.

What is mast height on COLUMBIA 45?

COLUMBIA 45 has a mast height of 11.26 m.

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