SWAN 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 SWAN 46. Built by Nautor (Swan sailboats) and designed by German Frers, the boat was first built in 1983. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 14.35. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.82. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Perkins, runs on Diesel.

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

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:14.35 m / 47.08 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):90.86 m2 / 978.01 ft2
Draft (max):2.5 m / 8.20 ft
Displacement:14197 kg / 31298.99 lbs
Ballast:5171 kg / 11400.09 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1997
Designers:German Frers
LWL:11.53 m / 37.83 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:34.09
Capsize Screening Formula:1.83

Rig And Sail Specs

I:17.7 m / 58.07 ft
S.A. Fore:15.7 m / 51.51 ft
E:5.15 m / 16.90 ft
S.A. Fore:50.44 m2 / 542.93 ft2
S.A. Main:40.43 m2 / 435.18 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)90.87 m2 / 978.12 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:375 L / 99.06 gals


Water:481 L / 127.07 gals


Builders:Nautor (Swan sailboats)
Designers:German Frers


Who designed the SWAN 46?

SWAN 46 was designed by German Frers.

Who builds SWAN 46?

SWAN 46 is built by Nautor (Swan sailboats).

When was SWAN 46 first built?

SWAN 46 was first built in 1983.

How long is SWAN 46?

SWAN 46 is 11.53 m in length.

What is mast height on SWAN 46?

SWAN 46 has a mast height of 15.7 m.

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