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DAVIDSON 28

DAVIDSON 28 built by Dave Blundell/Export Yachts (NZ) and designed by Laurie Davidson. Her first hull was built in 1975 with an overall lengh of 8.51 m or 27.92 ft long

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DAVIDSON 28 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.51 m / 27.92 ft
Builder(s)Dave Blundell/Export Yachts
Designer(s)Laurie Davidson
CountryNew Zealand
Hull TypeFin w/transom hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built120
First Hull Built1975
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio30.3

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.51 m / 27.92 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.62 m / 25.00 ft
Beam (width)2.84 m / 9.33 ft
Draft1.62 m / 5.33 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 4082 kg / 9000 lb
Maximum Displacement4082 kg / 9000 lb
Ballast Weight1237 kg / 2727 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.80
Comfort Ratio27.45
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)257.14
Ballast Ratio30.3
Sail Area to Displacement12.99

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length11.23 m / 36.84 ft
Reported Sail Area32.52 m² / 350.00 ft²
Total Sail Area33.33 m² / 358.75 ft²
Mainsail Area14.63 m² / 157.50 ft²
I35.00 ft * 10.67 m
J11.50 ft * 3.51 m
P30.00 ft * 9.14 m
E10.50 ft * 3.20 m
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