Gulfstar 47 Sailmaster

A sailboat built by Gulfstar Yachts.

Description

A spacious ketch ideal for living aboard or cruising.

Specifications

Construction

The number and arrangement of hulls.
Monohull
The shape of the underwater portion of the hull(s).
Displacement
The material the hull(s) of the boat is made out of.
Fiberglass (GRP)
The material used between layers of the deck to increase stiffness or reduce weight.
Balsa Wood
Total weight of the vessel when unloaded.
38000 lbs
Total weight of the vessel’s ballast, if any.
10500 lbs
The material used for ballast.
Lead
: Fin
: No
: No
: Skeg
: No

Dimensions

The overall length of the boat, including any bow sprits, davits, solar panels, and other protuberances. This is the length marinas typically charge for.
47 ft 5 in
The length of the hull along the waterline. This length is significant for calculating the performance of the boat.
40 ft 6 in
The width of the boat at its widest point.
13 ft 10 in
The shallowest water the boat can travel through without running aground (i.e. the deepest point of the boat below the waterline).
5 ft 6 in
The shortest bridge the boat can fit under (i.e. how tall the boat is above the waterline, also known as the “air draft”).
54 ft 5 in

Propulsion

The number of engines or motors that provide propulsion in the forward direction.
1
Specifications of the engine.
: Perkins
: 6.354
: Diesel
: 130 hp
Total volume of the fuel tank(s).
195 gal
: No
: No

Accommodations

The number of dedicated “bedrooms”.
2
The number of beds suitable for two people. The minimum number of berths are those that are always a bed (i.e. dedicated bed furniture). The maximum includes any additional berths that can be created from furniture that serves some other function (such as a couch). Neither number should include any single berths.
2
Number of heads (bathrooms) this boat has.
2
Equipped with running fresh water.
Yes
Equipped with running hot water.
Yes
Equipped with some form of a shower.
Yes
Equipped with a dedicated shower stall.
Yes
Total volume of the fresh water tank(s).
350 gal

Galley

Equipped with a galley.
Yes
: 3
: Yes
: Propane (LPG)
No
: Yes
: Yes
: Electric (DC)

Sails & Rigging

The arrangement of masts and sails.
Ketch
The material the mast(s) are made out of.
Aluminum
The material and form of the mast supports.
Stainless Steel Wire
Location where the base of the mast is supported by the boat’s structure.
Keel Stepped

Electrical

Equipped with a shore power connection.
Yes
120 V
60 Hz

Additional Resources

Links to other sites on the internet about this boat model.

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