FIRST 47.7 (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 47.7 (BENETEAU). Built by Beneteau and designed by Bruce Farr, the boat was first built in 2000. It has a hull type of Fin w/bulb & spade rudder and LOA is 14.33. Its sail area/displacement ratio 19.23. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

FIRST 47.7 (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 47.7 (BENETEAU) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:14.33 m / 47.01 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
S.A. (reported):95.97 m2 / 1033.01 ft2
Draft (max):2.31 m / 7.58 ft
Displacement:11500 kg / 25353.13 lbs
Ballast:3830 kg / 8443.69 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Bruce Farr
LWL:12.6 m / 41.34 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:25.28
Capsize Screening Formula:2.01

Rig And Sail Specs

I:17.25 m / 56.59 ft
S.A. Fore:15.86 m / 52.03 ft
E:6.45 m / 21.16 ft
S.A. Fore:44.85 m2 / 482.76 ft2
S.A. Main:51.14 m2 / 550.47 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)95.99 m2 / 1033.23 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:250 L / 66.04 gals


Water:700 L / 184.92 gals


Designers:Bruce Farr


Who designed the FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) was designed by Bruce Farr.

Who builds FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) is built by Beneteau.

When was FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) first built?

FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) was first built in 2000.

How long is FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) is 12.6 m in length.

What is mast height on FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU)?

FIRST 47.7 (BENETEAU) has a mast height of 15.86 m.

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