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
Draft (min):
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
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
C. E. Ryder (USA)
Designer:
Thomas Gilmer
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Sailboat Calculations

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

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
34.80 ft / 10.61 m
J:
13.00 ft / 3.96 m
P:
31.00 ft / 9.45 m
E:
12.20 ft / 3.72 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
226.20 ft2 / 21.01 m2
S.A. Main:
189.10 ft2 / 17.57 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
415.30 ft2 / 38.58 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
16.01
Est. Forestay Len.:
37.15 ft / 11.32 m

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Notes

Also called GILMER 28.



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