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CAPE 28 built by Nebe Boat Works (SA) and designed by Bob Klusendick. Her first hull was built in 1981 with an overall lengh of 8.53 m or 28.00 ft long

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CAPE 28 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Builder(s)Nebe Boat Works
Designer(s)Bob Klusendick
CountrySouth Africa
Hull TypeFin Keel
First Hull Built1981
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal114 L / 30 gal
Ballast Ratio34.96


Overall Length (LOA) 8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.22 m / 23.69 ft
Beam (width)2.80 m / 9.19 ft
Draft1.37 m / 4.49 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 4536 kg / 10000 lb
Maximum Displacement4536 kg / 10000 lb
Ballast Weight1586 kg / 3496 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.71
Comfort Ratio32.23
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)335.78
Ballast Ratio34.96
Sail Area to Displacement13.14

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area35.30 m² / 380.00 ft²
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