TAIPAN 28

TAIPAN 28 photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Long Keel
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
28.00 ft / 8.53 m
LWL:
20.75 ft / 6.32 m
Beam:
7.75 ft / 2.36 m
S.A. (reported):
338.00 ft2 / 31.40 m2
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Displacement:
7,850 lb / 3,561 kg
Ballast:
3,064 lb / 1,390 kg
S.A./Disp.:
13.74
Bal./Disp.:
39.03
Disp./Len.:
392.25
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1970
Last Built:
1980
# Built:
80
Builder:
Interchem Engineers Ltd. (HK)
Designer:
Newell

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Volvo Penta
Model:
MD1B
Type:
Diesel
HP:
10
Fuel:
9 gals / 34 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
13.74
Bal./Disp.:
39.03
Disp./Len.:
392.25
Comfort Ratio:
34.58
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.56

Accommodations

Water:
23 gals / 87 L

Notes

the TAIPAN 28 probably from the same tooling as the NEWELL CADET (aka OFFSHORE 27), built by Cheoy Lee Shipyard, HK. Interchem Engineers Ltd. was located at Pak Sha Wan, outside Sai Kung (HK).
Thanks to Mark Warburton, among others, for providing additional information on this yacht.

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