DAVIDSON 28

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.92 ft / 8.51 m
LWL:
25.00 ft / 7.62 m
S.A. (reported):
350.00 ft2 / 32.52 m2
Beam:
9.33 ft / 2.84 m
Draft (max):
5.33 ft / 1.62 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
9,000 lb / 4,082 kg
Ballast:
2,727 lb / 1,237 kg
S.A./Disp.:
12.99
Bal./Disp.:
30.30
Disp./Len.:
257.14
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1975
Last Built:
# Built:
120
Builder:
Dave Blundell/Export Yachts (NZ)
Designer:
Laurie Davidson
Website:

Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Bukh
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
12.99
Bal./Disp.:
30.30
Disp./Len.:
257.14
Comfort Ratio:
27.45

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
35.00 ft / 10.67 m
J:
11.50 ft / 3.51 m
P:
30.00 ft / 9.14 m
E:
10.50 ft / 3.20 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
201.25 ft2 / 18.70 m2
S.A. Main:
157.50 ft2 / 14.63 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
358.75 ft2 / 33.33 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.31
Est. Forestay Len.:
36.84 ft / 11.23 m

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Notes

Amateur builders finished off nearly all DAVIDSON 28s. Later became the CAVALIER 28 (mostly built in Australia).



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