OHLSON 38 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 OHLSON 38. Built by Tyler Boat Co. Ltd. (UK) and designed by Einar Ohlson, the boat was first built in 1969. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 11.3. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.54. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Volvo, runs on Diesel.

OHLSON 38 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 OHLSON 38 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:11.3 m / 37.07 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):54.44 m2 / 585.99 ft2
Draft (max):1.71 m / 5.61 ft
Displacement:6759 kg / 14901.03 lbs
Ballast:2722 kg / 6000.98 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1980
Designers:Einar Ohlson
LWL:8.41 m / 27.59 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:35.01
Capsize Screening Formula:1.64

Rig And Sail Specs

I:13.65 m / 44.78 ft
S.A. Fore:12.02 m / 39.44 ft
E:4.14 m / 13.58 ft
S.A. Fore:30.04 m2 / 323.35 ft2
S.A. Main:24.88 m2 / 267.81 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)54.92 m2 / 591.15 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:79 L / 20.87 gals


Water:182 L / 48.08 gals


Builders:Tyler Boat Co. Ltd. (UK)
Designers:Einar Ohlson


Who designed the OHLSON 38?

OHLSON 38 was designed by Einar Ohlson.

Who builds OHLSON 38?

OHLSON 38 is built by Tyler Boat Co. Ltd. (UK).

When was OHLSON 38 first built?

OHLSON 38 was first built in 1969.

How long is OHLSON 38?

OHLSON 38 is 8.41 m in length.

What is mast height on OHLSON 38?

OHLSON 38 has a mast height of 12.02 m.

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