COLUMBIA 8.3

COLUMBIA 8.3 insignia COLUMBIA 8.3 photo COLUMBIA 8.3 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.08 ft / 8.25 m
LWL:
21.25 ft / 6.48 m
S.A. (reported):
344.00 ft2 / 31.96 m2
Beam:
9.25 ft / 2.82 m
Draft (max):
4.33 ft / 1.32 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
7,300 lb / 3,311 kg
Ballast:
3,100 lb / 1,406 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.67
Bal./Disp.:
42.47
Disp./Len.:
339.62
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1976
Last Built:
1981
# Built:
240
Builder:
Columbia Yachts/Hughes Boat Works
Designer:
Alan Payne
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Model:
Atomic 4
Type:
Gas
HP:
30

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.67
Bal./Disp.:
42.47
Disp./Len.:
339.62
Comfort Ratio:
25.34

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
34.80 ft / 10.61 m
J:
11.90 ft / 3.63 m
P:
29.50 ft / 8.99 m
E:
9.30 ft / 2.83 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
207.06 ft2 / 19.24 m2
S.A. Main:
137.18 ft2 / 12.74 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
344.24 ft2 / 31.98 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.68
Est. Forestay Len.:
36.78 ft / 11.21 m

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Notes

Volvo Penta Diesel was available as an option. A similar boat was also sold as the HUGHES 27.



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