NORTH AMERICAN 40 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 NORTH AMERICAN 40. Built by Morgan Yachts and designed by Dick Carter, the boat was first built in 1978. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 12.11. Its sail area/displacement ratio 18.51. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Perkins, runs on Diesel.

NORTH AMERICAN 40 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 NORTH AMERICAN 40 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:12.11 m / 39.73 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):72.09 m2 / 775.97 ft2
Draft (max):2.16 m / 7.09 ft
Displacement:7927 kg / 17476.02 lbs
Ballast:3583 kg / 7899.15 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1981
Designers:Dick Carter
LWL:9.75 m / 31.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:27.00
Capsize Screening Formula:1.94

Rig And Sail Specs

I:16.46 m / 54.00 ft
S.A. Fore:14.33 m / 47.01 ft
E:4.11 m / 13.48 ft
S.A. Fore:42.64 m2 / 458.97 ft2
S.A. Main:29.47 m2 / 317.21 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)72.12 m2 / 776.29 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank



Builders:Morgan Yachts
Designers:Dick Carter


Who designed the NORTH AMERICAN 40?

NORTH AMERICAN 40 was designed by Dick Carter.

Who builds NORTH AMERICAN 40?

NORTH AMERICAN 40 is built by Morgan Yachts.

When was NORTH AMERICAN 40 first built?

NORTH AMERICAN 40 was first built in 1978.

How long is NORTH AMERICAN 40?

NORTH AMERICAN 40 is 9.75 m in length.

What is mast height on NORTH AMERICAN 40?

NORTH AMERICAN 40 has a mast height of 14.33 m.

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