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COLGATE 26 built by Precision Sailboat Works (USA) and designed by Jim Taylor. Her first hull was built in 1996 with an overall lengh of 7.82 m or 25.67 ft long

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COLGATE 26 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft7.82 m / 25.67 ft
Builder(s)Precision Sailboat Works
Designer(s)Jim Taylor
CountryUnited States
Hull TypeFin Keel w/bulb
Number of Hulls Built375
First Hull Built1996
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeFractional Sloop
Ballast Ratio40.38


Overall Length (LOA) 7.82 m / 25.67 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.10 m / 20.00 ft
Beam (width)2.59 m / 8.50 ft
Draft1.37 m / 4.50 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 1179 kg / 2600 lb
Maximum Displacement1179 kg / 2600 lb
Ballast Weight476 kg / 1050 lb


Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.48
Comfort Ratio10.7
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)145.09
Ballast Ratio40.38
Sail Area to Displacement28.67

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area31.40 m² / 338.00 ft²
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