HUNTER 27

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.17 ft / 8.28 m
LWL:
22.00 ft / 6.71 m
Beam:
9.25 ft / 2.82 m
S.A. (reported):
343.00 ft2 / 31.87 m2
Draft (max):
4.25 ft / 1.30 m
Displacement:
7,000 lb / 3,175 kg
Ballast:
3,000 lb / 1,361 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.04
Bal./Disp.:
42.86
Disp./Len.:
293.48
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1974
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
2000
Builder:
Hunter Marine (USA)
Designer:
John Cherubini

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Renault
Type:
Diesel
HP:
8
Fuel:
12 gals / 45 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.04
Bal./Disp.:
42.86
Disp./Len.:
293.48
Comfort Ratio:
23.73
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.94
S#:
1.74

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
37.67 ft / 11.48 m
J:
11.25 ft / 3.43 m
P:
32.33 ft / 9.85 m
E:
9.92 ft / 3.02 m
S.A. Fore:
211.89 ft2 / 19.69 m2
S.A. Main:
160.36 ft2 / 14.90 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
372.25 ft2 / 34.58 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.33
Est. Forestay Len.:
39.31 ft / 11.98 m
Mast Height from DWL:
40.92 ft / 12.47 m

Accommodations

Headroom:
6.08 ft / 1.85 m
Water:
35 gals / 132 L

Notes

Shoal draft/wing keel: 3.25', Disp. 7200 lbs. Ballast: 3200 lbs
Later boats were available with Yanmar diesel.
Information above is from a Hunter brochure © 1979.

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