KINGFISHER 26

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Twin Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
26.00 ft / 7.92 m
LWL:
21.00 ft / 6.40 m
Beam:
7.67 ft / 2.34 m
S.A. (reported):
270.00 ft2 / 25.08 m2
Draft (max):
3.25 ft / 0.99 m
Displacement:
4,800 lb / 2,177 kg
Ballast:
2,100 lb / 953 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.23
Bal./Disp.:
43.75
Disp./Len.:
231.39
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1972
Builder:
Westfield Engineering Co. (UK)
Designer:
R. A. G. Nierop

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Watermota
Model:
Seawolf
Type:
Gas
HP:
28
Fuel:
12 gals / 45 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.23
Bal./Disp.:
43.75
Disp./Len.:
231.39
Comfort Ratio:
21.85
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.82

Accommodations

Water:
30 gals / 114 L

Notes

KINGFISHER 26 (Mk1 )1967 Sail Numbers 1 to 7
Rudder shaft inboard through transom locker. Fitted with outboard engine locker

KINGFISHER 26 (Mk2) 1968 to 1978. Sail Numbers 8 to 82
Rudder shaft inboard through cockpit sole, inboard engine fitted under cabin steps.


KINGFISHER 26JR 1976 to 1978. Sail Nos. as K26 but with JR at the end of the number.
Same ss K26 (Mk2) but junk rigged and fore cabin large window replaced with side portholes because mast stepped through fore cabin roof.

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