WATKINS 27

WATKINS 27 photo WATKINS 27 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
27.00 ft / 8.23 m
LWL:
23.67 ft / 7.21 m
S.A. (reported):
353.00 ft2 / 32.79 m2
Beam:
10.00 ft / 3.05 m
Draft (max):
3.67 ft / 1.12 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
7,500 lb / 3,402 kg
Ballast:
3,500 lb / 1,588 kg
S.A./Disp.:
14.79
Bal./Disp.:
46.67
Disp./Len.:
252.48
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1977
Last Built:
1984
# Built:
500
Builder:
Watkins Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer:
Walter Scott
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Auxiliary Power/Water (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
Water:
40 gals.
Fuel:
20 gals.

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.79
Bal./Disp.:
46.67
Disp./Len.:
252.48
Comfort Ratio:
21.88

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
34.80 ft / 10.61 m
J:
11.00 ft / 3.35 m
P:
30.00 ft / 9.14 m
E:
10.75 ft / 3.28 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
191.40 ft2 / 17.78 m2
S.A. Main:
161.25 ft2 / 14.98 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
352.65 ft2 / 32.76 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.77
Est. Forestay Len.:
36.50 ft / 11.12 m
Mast Height from DWL:
38.58 ft / 11.76 m

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Notes

A pilot house version was available, but less than 10 were built. A keel/centerboard version exists but is also rare. Draft BU: 2.75' Draft BD: 6.50'



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