FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) 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 FIRST 265 (BENETEAU). Built by Beneteau and designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot), the boat was first built in 1990. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 7.92. Its sail area/displacement ratio 18.21. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by 26 L, runs on undefined.

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) 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 FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:7.92 m / 25.98 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):30.01 m2 / 323.02 ft2
Draft (max):1.5 m / 4.92 ft
Displacement:2177 kg / 4799.46 lbs
Ballast:649 kg / 1430.80 lbs
Ballast Type:Iron
Last Built:1997
Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)
LWL:7.37 m / 24.18 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:15.13
Capsize Screening Formula:2.24

Rig And Sail Specs

I:9.55 m / 31.33 ft
S.A. Fore:9.3 m / 30.51 ft
E:3.3 m / 10.83 ft
S.A. Fore:14.66 m2 / 157.80 ft2
S.A. Main:15.33 m2 / 165.01 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)29.99 m2 / 322.81 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:26 L


Water:38 L / 10.04 gals


Designers:Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot)


Who designed the FIRST 265 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) was designed by Jean Marie Finot (Groupe Finot).

Who builds FIRST 265 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) is built by Beneteau.

When was FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) first built?

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) was first built in 1990.

How long is FIRST 265 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) is 7.37 m in length.

What is mast height on FIRST 265 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 265 (BENETEAU) has a mast height of 9.3 m.

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