KELLS 28

KELLS 28 photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
28.00 ft / 8.53 m
LWL:
23.50 ft / 7.16 m
Beam:
8.67 ft / 2.64 m
S.A. (reported):
364.00 ft2 / 33.82 m2
Draft (max):
5.00 ft / 1.52 m
Displacement:
6,800 lb / 3,084 kg
S.A./Disp.:
16.28
Disp./Len.:
233.91
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1976
Builder:
Kells Corp. (USA)
Designer:
Aborn Smith/Kells Corp.

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Model:
YSB-12
Type:
Diesel
HP:
12
Fuel:
6 gals / 23 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
16.28
Disp./Len.:
233.91
Comfort Ratio:
23.81
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.83
S#:
2.26

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
34.50 ft / 10.52 m
J:
11.00 ft / 3.35 m
P:
29.00 ft / 8.84 m
E:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
S.A. Fore:
189.75 ft2 / 17.63 m2
S.A. Main:
174.00 ft2 / 16.17 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
363.75 ft2 / 33.79 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.27
Est. Forestay Len.:
36.21 ft / 11.04 m

Notes

Promoted as KELLS 28 (OUTRIDER)
An adaptation of the earlier TRUMP 27. Neither one built in great numbers.
Offered factory finished or as a kit.

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