GREAT DANE 28

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
28.00 ft / 8.53 m
LWL:
21.33 ft / 6.50 m
Beam:
8.16 ft / 2.49 m
S.A. (reported):
358.00 ft2 / 33.26 m2
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
8,500 lb / 3,856 kg
Ballast:
3,968 lb / 1,800 kg
S.A./Disp.:
13.80
Bal./Disp.:
46.68
Disp./Len.:
391.02
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1965
Last Built:
1989
# Built:
300
Builder:
Klaus Baess/Sandersens Plasticboats
Designer:
Aage Utzon/Klaus Baess
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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
MD2B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
16.5

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
13.80
Bal./Disp.:
46.68
Disp./Len.:
391.02
Comfort Ratio:
34.36
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.60

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
35.70 ft / 10.88 m
J:
9.98 ft / 3.04 m
P:
30.40 ft / 9.27 m
E:
11.88 ft / 3.62 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
178.14 ft2 / 16.55 m2
S.A. Main:
180.58 ft2 / 16.78 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
358.72 ft2 / 33.33 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.83
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.07 ft / 11.30 m

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