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Albin Viggen is a Cruising sailboat built by Albin Marine and designed by Per Brohäll. Her first hull was built in 1966 and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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ALBIN VIGGEN 23 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.10 m / 23.29 ft
Builder(s)Karlskrona / Albin Marine
Designer(s)Per Brohäll
categoryCruising sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
Number of Hulls Built1430
First Hull Built1966
Last Hull Built1977
AppendagesKeel fin without bulb
HelmSingle tiller
RudderSingle rudder on skeg
CockpitClosed aft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi masthead
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Number of Berth(s)4
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal45 L / 11.9 gal
Ballast Ratio42.87


Overall Length (LOA) 7.10 m / 23.29 ft
Hull Length7.1 m / 23.4 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.00 m / 19.68 ft
Beam (width)2.24 m / 7.35 ft
Draft1.11 m / 3.64 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 1400 kg / 3086 lb
Maximum Displacement1400 kg / 3086 lb
Ballast Weight600 kg / 1323 lb


Critical Hull Speed5.95 knots
Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.02
Comfort Ratio16.11
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)180.75
Ballast Ratio42.87
Sail Area to Displacement14.3
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement23.73 m²/T / 255 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement42.51 m²/T / 458 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders1
Spreaders Angle0 °
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Estimated Forestay Length8.57 m / 28.11 ft
Reported Sail Area17.56 m² / 189.00 ft²
Total Sail Area17.59 m² / 189.36 ft²
Upwind Sail Area29.7 m² / 320 ft²
Downwind Sail Area53.2 m² / 573 ft²
Mainsail Area10.2 m² / 110 ft²
Genoa Area19.5 m² / 210 ft²
I27.33 ft * 8.33 m
J6.56 ft * 2.00 m
P22.51 ft * 6.86 m
E8.86 ft * 2.70 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)No engine