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CAPE DORY 28

CAPE DORY 28 built by Cape Dory Yachts (USA) and designed by Carl Alberg. Her first hull was built in 1974 with an overall lengh of 8.58 m or 28.14 ft long

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CAPE DORY 28 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.58 m / 28.14 ft
Builder(s)Cape Dory Yachts
Designer(s)Carl Alberg
BrandCape Dory
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeFull Keel
Number of Hulls Built388
First Hull Built1974
Last Hull Built1988
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal227 L / 60 gal
Ballast Ratio38.89

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.58 m / 28.14 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.77 m / 22.21 ft
Beam (width)2.70 m / 8.87 ft
Draft1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 4082 kg / 9000 lb
Maximum Displacement4082 kg / 9000 lb
Ballast Weight1588 kg / 3500 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.71
Comfort Ratio31.66
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)366.73
Ballast Ratio38.89
Sail Area to Displacement14.99

Above Deck

Mast Height from DWL12.37 m / 40.60 ft
Estimated Forestay Length11.52 m / 37.79 ft
Reported Sail Area37.53 m² / 404.00 ft²
Total Sail Area37.52 m² / 403.88 ft²
Mainsail Area18.29 m² / 196.88 ft²
I36.00 ft * 10.97 m
J11.50 ft * 3.51 m
P31.50 ft * 9.60 m
E12.50 ft * 3.81 m
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