WILDERNESS 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 WILDERNESS 40. Built by Wilderness Boat Works and designed by Gary Mull, the boat was first built in 1980. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 12.19. Its sail area/displacement ratio 22.15. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

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

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:12.19 m / 39.99 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):55.46 m2 / 596.97 ft2
Draft (max):1.98 m / 6.50 ft
Displacement:4082 kg / 8999.26 lbs
Ballast:1800 kg / 3968.32 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Gary Mull
LWL:9.75 m / 31.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:14.77
Capsize Screening Formula:2.31

Rig And Sail Specs

I:14.33 m / 47.01 ft
S.A. Fore:12.65 m / 41.50 ft
E:3.6 m / 11.81 ft
S.A. Fore:32.75 m2 / 352.52 ft2
S.A. Main:22.75 m2 / 244.88 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)55.5 m2 / 597.40 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank



Builders:Wilderness Boat Works
Designers:Gary Mull


Who designed the WILDERNESS 40?

WILDERNESS 40 was designed by Gary Mull.

Who builds WILDERNESS 40?

WILDERNESS 40 is built by Wilderness Boat Works.

When was WILDERNESS 40 first built?

WILDERNESS 40 was first built in 1980.

How long is WILDERNESS 40?

WILDERNESS 40 is 9.75 m in length.

What is mast height on WILDERNESS 40?

WILDERNESS 40 has a mast height of 12.65 m.

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