SOUTHERN CROSS 28

SOUTHERN CROSS 28 photo SOUTHERN CROSS 28 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Cutter
LOA:
30.42 ft / 9.27 m
LWL:
20.17 ft / 6.15 m
Beam:
8.50 ft / 2.59 m
S.A. (reported):
415.00 ft2 / 38.55 m2
Draft (max):
4.67 ft / 1.42 m
Displacement:
8,500 lb / 3,856 kg
Ballast:
3,400 lb / 1,542 kg
S.A./Disp.:
15.99
Bal./Disp.:
40.00
Disp./Len.:
462.44
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Lead
First Built:
1978
Builder:
C. E. Ryder (USA)
Designer:
Thomas Gillmer

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Universal
Type:
Diesel
HP:
11
Fuel:
15 gals / 57 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
15.99
Bal./Disp.:
40.00
Disp./Len.:
462.44
Comfort Ratio:
32.66
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.67
S#:
0.74

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
33.00 ft / 10.06 m
J:
12.00 ft / 3.66 m
P:
28.00 ft / 8.53 m
E:
11.75 ft / 3.58 m
S.A. Fore:
198.00 ft2 / 18.39 m2
S.A. Main:
164.50 ft2 / 15.28 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
362.50 ft2 / 33.68 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
13.97
Est. Forestay Len.:
35.11 ft / 10.70 m

Accommodations

Headroom:
6.17 ft / 1.88 m
Water:
47 gals / 178 L

Notes

Also called GILLMER 28.
LOD: 27.75 ft.

Sailboat Forum



.