IRWIN 42 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 IRWIN 42. Built by Irwin Yachts and designed by Ted Irwin, the boat was first built in 1976. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 12.8. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.30. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on Diesel.

IRWIN 42 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 IRWIN 42 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:12.8 m / 41.99 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):83.52 m2 / 899.00 ft2
Draft (max):1.37 m / 4.49 ft
Displacement:13154 kg / 28999.57 lbs
Ballast:5443 kg / 11999.75 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Ted Irwin
LWL:10.69 m / 35.07 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:38.32
Capsize Screening Formula:1.74

Rig And Sail Specs

I:15.24 m / 50.00 ft
S.A. Fore:13.26 m / 43.50 ft
E:5.94 m / 19.49 ft
S.A. Fore:44.13 m2 / 475.01 ft2
S.A. Main:39.4 m2 / 424.10 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)83.53 m2 / 899.11 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:416 L / 109.90 gals


Water:852 L / 225.07 gals


Builders:Irwin Yachts
Designers:Ted Irwin


Who designed the IRWIN 42?

IRWIN 42 was designed by Ted Irwin.

Who builds IRWIN 42?

IRWIN 42 is built by Irwin Yachts.

When was IRWIN 42 first built?

IRWIN 42 was first built in 1976.

How long is IRWIN 42?

IRWIN 42 is 10.69 m in length.

What is mast height on IRWIN 42?

IRWIN 42 has a mast height of 13.26 m.

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