H-28 (HERRESHOFF)

H-28 (HERRESHOFF) photo H-28 (HERRESHOFF) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
26.94 ft / 8.21 m
LWL:
22.81 ft / 6.95 m
S.A. (reported):
454.00 ft2 / 42.18 m2
Beam:
8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Draft (max):
3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
10,500 lb / 4,763 kg
Ballast:
2,800 lb / 1,270 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.20
Bal./Disp.:
26.67
Disp./Len.:
394.97
Construction:
various
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1942
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Designer:
L. Francis Herreshoff
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.20
Bal./Disp.:
26.67
Disp./Len.:
394.97
Comfort Ratio:
42.27

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
35.30 ft / 10.76 m
J:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
P:
32.00 ft / 9.75 m
E:
13.50 ft / 4.11 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
238.28 ft2 / 22.14 m2
S.A. Main:
216.00 ft2 / 20.07 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
454.28 ft2 / 42.20 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
15.21
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.79 ft / 11.52 m

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Notes

Sloop or Ketch. Some builders of this design, or it's variants include: Compass Yachts Ltd. (NZ) 1970-1984 FG (modified by John Lidgard) Far East Boats Ltd.(Japan) International Marine (Japan) Cheoy Lee Shipyard (Hong Kong) BERMUDA 30 Walker Boat Co Ltd.(AUS) Parkins Marine - Ft. Lauderdale, FL (USA) Middleton Marine - La Crosse, FL (USA) Gallart Shipyard (ESP)



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