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CAPE DORY 27

CAPE DORY 27 built by Cape Dory (USA) and designed by Carl Alberg. Her first hull was built in 1977 with an overall lengh of 8.25 m or 27.08 ft long

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CAPE DORY 27 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.25 m / 27.08 ft
Builder(s)Cape Dory Yachts
Designer(s)Carl Alberg
BrandCape Dory
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeLong Keel
Number of Hulls Built277
First Hull Built1977
Last Hull Built1985
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal91 L / 24 gal
Ballast Ratio40

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.25 m / 27.08 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.10 m / 20.00 ft
Beam (width)2.59 m / 8.50 ft
Draft1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 3402 kg / 7500 lb
Maximum Displacement3402 kg / 7500 lb
Ballast Weight1361 kg / 3000 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.74
Comfort Ratio30.28
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)418.53
Ballast Ratio40
Sail Area to Displacement15.29

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL11.77 m / 38.60 ft
Estimated Forestay Length10.89 m / 35.74 ft
Reported Sail Area33.91 m² / 365.00 ft²
Total Sail Area32.92 m² / 354.34 ft²
Mainsail Area15.55 m² / 167.34 ft²
I34.00 ft * 10.36 m
J11.00 ft * 3.35 m
P29.75 ft * 9.07 m
E11.25 ft * 3.43 m
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