J/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 J/46. Built by J Boats and designed by Rod Johnstone, the boat was first built in 1995. It has a hull type of Fin w/bulb & spade rudder and LOA is 14.02. Its sail area/displacement ratio 19.71. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

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

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:14.02 m / 46.00 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
S.A. (reported):94.85 m2 / 1020.96 ft2
Draft (max):1.89 m / 6.20 ft
Displacement:10886 kg / 23999.49 lbs
Ballast:4264 kg / 9400.50 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:2003
Designers:Rod Johnstone
LWL:12.34 m / 40.49 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:26.70
Capsize Screening Formula:1.92

Rig And Sail Specs

I:17.83 m / 58.50 ft
S.A. Fore:16.31 m / 53.51 ft
E:6.07 m / 19.91 ft
S.A. Fore:45.38 m2 / 488.47 ft2
S.A. Main:49.45 m2 / 532.28 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)94.84 m2 / 1020.85 ft2


Builders:J Boats
Designers:Rod Johnstone


Who designed the J/46?

J/46 was designed by Rod Johnstone.

Who builds J/46?

J/46 is built by J Boats.

When was J/46 first built?

J/46 was first built in 1995.

How long is J/46?

J/46 is 12.34 m in length.

What is mast height on J/46?

J/46 has a mast height of 16.31 m.

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