ERICSON 38 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 ERICSON 38. Built by Ericson Yachts (USA) and designed by Bruce King, the boat was first built in 1979. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 11.48. Its sail area/displacement ratio 18.80. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Diesel.

ERICSON 38 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 ERICSON 38 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:11.48 m / 37.66 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):65.87 m2 / 709.02 ft2
Draft (max):1.98 m / 6.50 ft
Displacement:6759 kg / 14901.03 lbs
Ballast:2858 kg / 6300.80 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1987
Designers:Bruce King
LWL:9.3 m / 30.51 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:25.77
Capsize Screening Formula:1.95

Rig And Sail Specs

I:15.24 m / 50.00 ft
S.A. Fore:13.18 m / 43.24 ft
E:4.27 m / 14.01 ft
S.A. Fore:37.74 m2 / 406.23 ft2
S.A. Main:28.13 m2 / 302.79 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)65.87 m2 / 709.02 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:227 L / 59.97 gals


Headroom:1.93 m / 6.33 ft


Builders:Ericson Yachts (USA)
Designers:Bruce King


Who designed the ERICSON 38?

ERICSON 38 was designed by Bruce King.

Who builds ERICSON 38?

ERICSON 38 is built by Ericson Yachts (USA).

When was ERICSON 38 first built?

ERICSON 38 was first built in 1979.

How long is ERICSON 38?

ERICSON 38 is 9.3 m in length.

What is mast height on ERICSON 38?

ERICSON 38 has a mast height of 13.18 m.

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