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Dehler 45

Dehler 45
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Boat Description

Dehler 45 sets entirely new standards in the class of the regatta cruisers: It convinces with exceptional
sailing performance, best quality, made in Germany, highest safety level, abundance
of space as well as multitude of technical innovations that bear typical Dehler handwriting. The
Dehler 45 is both a high-performance regatta yacht with the highest speed potential and an
elegant cruiser with first-class sail and typical home comfort.

Boat Details
Beam 12 ft 8 inMax Draft 8 ft 2 in
Draft Board/Drive Up 7 ft 3 inDry Weight 21384.84 lb
Hull Material FiberglassHull Shape Displacement
Fuel Capacity 43 galLength at Waterline 39 ft 4 in
Length Overall 44 ft 11 inWater Capacity 60.76 gal


GRP hand laid sandwich construction with end grain balsa core for strength and isolation
Construction of hydrolyses proofed Venylester resin, roving fabrics, balsa wood core and nunidirectional fabrics (Option: Epoxy)
Supporting bulkheads bonded to the hull
All thru hull fittings flush mounted
Guardrail in aluminium for hull protection
Internally laminate sealed with topcoat
Colour white with blue waterline striping
Port lights in hull (2 x owners, 4x saloon, 2x aft cabin)

Deck and Hull

GRP hand laid sandwich construction with end grain balsa core for strength and isolation
Aluminium reinforcements laminated inside for all fittings
Laminated to the hull in the mould for integrated structure
Teak laid on deck
Self draining anchor locker
Colour white

Openable deck hatch in forward cabin (1) owners head (1) and saloon (1); blind sets with
8 windows, 5 are openable
Dehler patented entrance closing system at
Sheets and halyards adjustable from cockpit
6 standard mooring cleats, retractable.
Stainless pulpit
Stainless divided pushpit
Safety boarding ladder
Handrails on coach roof
Genoa tracks (Harken), adjustable from cockpit
Halyard winches Harken HB46.2STAR, self tailing, on coach roof
7 Halyard stoppers on coach roof Spinlock
Genoa winches HB50.2STAR
German Mainsheet system with Mainsheet winches HB46.2STAR
3 winch handles
Filler nozzles for water and fuel
Manual bilge pump
Anchor roller
2 Compasses mounted at pedestal
Mainsail outhaul adjustable from cockpit


Double wheel steering system with leather covered steering wheels
Ergonomic self draining cockpit
Large cockpit locker on starboard, Locker on port and aft locker in floor
Teak at cockpit floor, stern-step and cockpit seats


Convenient V-berth with large storage below
Comfortable visco foam mattresses
Storage shelves and lockers
White panels on ships side
Hanging Locker on starboard side

Spacious head with large pump toilet
Holding tank with deck extraction

All joinery and panels in mahogany (optional teak)
Solid frame woodwork with smooth surface
Ceiling and inner liner painted in off white
Roomy sofa for 6-8 persons
Detachable back-rests
Table with foldable sides and drinks locker

Standard C1: Large stowage locker on starboard side with entrance from shower cabin
Option C2: Visco foam matresses and shelves instead of stowage locker
Option C3: Port aft cabin with double bed, visco foam mattresses, wardrobe and cupboard, head
without separate shower cabin and wet gear locker

Port side L-shape functional galley
Double sink with chrome plated water tap
Lockers for pot and pan
Worktop with 2-burner stove and oven (semigimballed)
Top loaded cooling box 100 l with compressor divided in 2 parts by panel

Spacious head with pump toilet and separate shower
Holding tank with deck extraction and separate sea cock
Wash basin with fresh water tap
Locker with mirror at sliding doors
Hanging locker and shelves suitable for wet clothing


Volvo D2-40 (approx. 39 HP), with Saildrive
2 blade folding propeller
Fuel tank 165 litres with tank indicator


2 x Consumer battery 12V / 165 Ah
Starter battery 12V / 90 Ah
Main switches for consumer and engine battery
DC control panel with automatic circuit breakers
Electric bilge pump 12V
AC Control panel with 230V Socket
Battery charger 50A and shore power connection

Interior light in all cabins, saloon, head and navigation area
Reading light at navigation chart table
LED navigation light
Steaming light


9/10 aluminium keel stepped tapered mast
3 pairs of spreaders, wide spreader base
Spinnaker pole track
Aluminium boom
Fixed boom vang
Stainless steel shrouds (Dyform) and stays with roll-formed terminals
Stainless steel bottle screws
Backstay hydraulic adjustable
Halyards for main and jib in dyneema
Dehler quick reefing system
Furlex 300TD below deck furling system

Sail Areas

Total sail area 103,0 m²
Main sail 61 m²
Jib 44 m² (105%)
Genoa 61 m²
134 m²
162 m²
Rig I 17.21 m
J 5.03 m
P 17.40 m
E 6.15 m