Nicholson 40 ac
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The Nicholson 40 ac is a 39.99ft masthead ketch designed by Camper & Nicholson and built in fiberglass by Camper & Nicholson since 1978.
20 units have been built.
It accomodates 8 people in 3 cabins plus salon.
The Nicholson 40 ac is a heavy sailboat which is a reasonably good performer. It is not stiff and has an excellent righting capability if capsized. It is best suited as a heavy bluewater cruising boat. The fuel capacity is average. There is a short water supply range.
This boat has a good score and ranks in the top quarter. It is an excellent choice.
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|Model||Nicholson 40 ac|
|Length||39.99 ft (100%)||the closest to 39.99 ft|
|Beam||11.52 ft (100%)||the closest to 11.52 ft|
|Country||United Kingdom (Europe)|
|Estimated price||$ 67100|
|Sail area / displ.||17.94 (100%)||the closest to 17.94|
|Ballast / displ.||0 %|
|Displ. / length||384.17|
|Comfort ratio||43.75 (100%)||the closest to 43.75|
|Hull type||Monohull fin keel with rudder on skeg|
|Waterline length||30.51 ft (100%)||the closest to 30.51 ft|
|Maximum draft||5.74 ft|
|Hull speed||7.40 knots|
|Sail area (100%)||940.01 sq.ft|
|Air draft||0 ft||??|
|Sail area fore||0 sq.ft||??|
|Sail area main||0 sq.ft||??|
|Total power||43 HP|
|Fuel capacity||65 gals|
|Water capacity||85 gals|
|Nb of cabins||3|
|Nb of berths||8|
|Builder||Camper & Nicholson|
|Designer||Camper & Nicholson|