DUFOUR 2800

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.08 ft / 8.25 m
LWL:
22.14 ft / 6.75 m
S.A. (reported):
325.00 ft2 / 30.19 m2
Beam:
9.61 ft / 2.93 m
Draft (max):
4.80 ft / 1.46 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
6,064 lb / 2,751 kg
Ballast:
1,984 lb / 900 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.68
Bal./Disp.:
32.72
Disp./Len.:
249.45
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1977
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
1300
Builder:
Dufour
Designer:
Michel Dufour
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
MD5
Type:
Diesel
HP:
7.5

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.68
Bal./Disp.:
32.72
Disp./Len.:
249.45
Comfort Ratio:
19.48

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
33.92 ft / 10.34 m
J:
10.89 ft / 3.32 m
P:
28.54 ft / 8.70 m
E:
9.84 ft / 3.00 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
184.69 ft2 / 17.16 m2
S.A. Main:
140.42 ft2 / 13.05 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
325.11 ft2 / 30.20 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.69
Est. Forestay Len.:
35.63 ft / 10.86 m

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Notes

Successor to the DUFOUR 27 in 1978. This was the second most popular Dufour of all time, with 1,300 being built over a 6 year period. A sportier version, the CS Club Special had a deeper keel. A lifting keel model was also available. (2800 refers to the displacement of 2800 kg.)



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