FEATURES

CANTING KEEL, ONE-DESIGN MELGES 40

The canting keel aboard the Melges 40 is designed
to increase upwind performance and create a dramatically faster and thrilling downwind run.

Sailed with a team of 9, this super-charged machine delivers electrifying racing, a style of competition famously associated with the Melges brand.

FEATURES
Canting Keel
Aft Pedestal
Runners
Square Top Main
Asymmetric Spinnaker on Retractable Carbon Sprit
Transportable on Flat Rack
SAIL PLAN
Mainsail 72.00 m2
Jib 49.00 m2
Gennaker 200.0 m2

THE NUMBERS

UPWIND BOATSPEED (KTS)
TWS (kts) - 10 m MELGES 40 HPR 40 DELTA (kts)
6 6.98 6.55 0.43
10 7.93 7.62 0.31
14 8.38 7.99 0.39
20 9.04 8.49 0.55
25 9.38 8.65 0.73
DOWNWIND BOATSPEED (KTS)
TWS (kts) - 10 m MELGES 40 HPR 40 DELTA (kts)
6 7.37 7.01 0.36
10 9.71 8.75 0.96
14 13.46 12.15 1.31
20 17.15 15.75 1.40
25 19.97 18.40 1.57