YANKEE 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 YANKEE 38. Built by Yankee Yachts Inc. (USA) and designed by Sparkman & Stephens, the boat was first built in 1972. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 11.63. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.14. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Westerbeke, runs on Diesel.

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

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:11.63 m / 38.16 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):59.27 m2 / 637.98 ft2
Draft (max):1.91 m / 6.27 ft
Displacement:7257 kg / 15998.93 lbs
Ballast:3323 kg / 7325.95 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1975
Designers:Sparkman & Stephens
LWL:8.76 m / 28.74 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:29.42
Capsize Screening Formula:1.87

Rig And Sail Specs

I:14.78 m / 48.49 ft
S.A. Fore:13.05 m / 42.81 ft
E:3.66 m / 12.01 ft
S.A. Fore:35.37 m2 / 380.72 ft2
S.A. Main:23.86 m2 / 256.83 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)59.23 m2 / 637.55 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:114 L / 30.12 gals


Water:227 L / 59.97 gals


Builders:Yankee Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designers:Sparkman & Stephens


Who designed the YANKEE 38?

YANKEE 38 was designed by Sparkman & Stephens.

Who builds YANKEE 38?

YANKEE 38 is built by Yankee Yachts Inc. (USA).

When was YANKEE 38 first built?

YANKEE 38 was first built in 1972.

How long is YANKEE 38?

YANKEE 38 is 8.76 m in length.

What is mast height on YANKEE 38?

YANKEE 38 has a mast height of 13.05 m.

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