WOLVERINE 28

WOLVERINE 28 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type:
Masthead Sloop
LOA:
28.16 ft / 8.58 m
LWL:
23.33 ft / 7.11 m
Beam:
7.50 ft / 2.29 m
S.A. (reported):
298.00 ft2 / 27.69 m2
Draft (max):
4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Displacement:
6,800 lb / 3,084 kg
S.A./Disp.:
13.33
Disp./Len.:
239.07
Construction:
ALU multi-chine
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1963
Builder:
The Rainbow Company (USA)
Designer:
Alan Gurney

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
13.33
Disp./Len.:
239.07
Comfort Ratio:
28.95
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.59

Notes

Besides the prototype, we know of two others that were built. We have heard there may have been six built.
Thanks to prototype owner Jeremiah Kane for updated info.
The Rainbow Co. was located in Schenectady, NY (USA).

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