WATKINS 27

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Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
8.23 m
LWL:
7.21 m
Beam:
3.05 m
S.A. (reported):
32.79 m2
Draft (max):
1.12 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
3,402 kg
Ballast:
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/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make:
Yanmar
Model:
Type:
Diesel
HP:
Water:
151 L
Fuel:
76 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
14.79
Bal./Disp.:
46.67
Disp./Len.:
252.48
Comfort Ratio:
21.88
Capsize Screening Formula:
2.05

Rig and Sail Particulars

I:
10.61 m
J:
3.35 m
P:
9.14 m
E:
3.28 m
SPL/TPS:
ISP:
S.A. Fore:
17.78 m2
S.A. Main:
14.98 m2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)
32.76 m2
S.A./Disp. (calc.):
14.77
Est. Forestay Len.:
11.12 m
Mast Height from DWL:
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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