ERICSON 46 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 46. Built by Ericson Yachts (USA) and designed by Bruce King, the boat was first built in 1971. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 13.97. Its sail area/displacement ratio 17.14. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Perkins, runs on Diesel.

ERICSON 46 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 46 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:13.97 m / 45.83 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):98.85 m2 / 1064.01 ft2
Draft (max):2.19 m / 7.19 ft
Displacement:14288 kg / 31499.61 lbs
Ballast:7484 kg / 16499.38 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1974
Designers:Bruce King
LWL:10.67 m / 35.01 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:40.76
Capsize Screening Formula:1.68

Rig And Sail Specs

I:19.2 m / 62.99 ft
S.A. Fore:16.43 m / 53.90 ft
E:4.9 m / 16.08 ft
S.A. Fore:58.53 m2 / 630.01 ft2
S.A. Main:40.28 m2 / 433.57 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)98.8 m2 / 1063.47 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:189 L / 49.93 gals


Water:416 L / 109.90 gals


Builders:Ericson Yachts (USA)
Designers:Bruce King


Who designed the ERICSON 46?

ERICSON 46 was designed by Bruce King.

Who builds ERICSON 46?

ERICSON 46 is built by Ericson Yachts (USA).

When was ERICSON 46 first built?

ERICSON 46 was first built in 1971.

How long is ERICSON 46?

ERICSON 46 is 10.67 m in length.

What is mast height on ERICSON 46?

ERICSON 46 has a mast height of 16.43 m.

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