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DUFOUR 28 MEZZO

DUFOUR 28 MEZZO built by Dufour (FRA) and designed by Jacques Fauroux. Her first hull was built in 1982 with an overall lengh of 8.53 m or 28.00 ft long

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DUFOUR 28 MEZZO Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Builder(s)Dufour Yachts
Designer(s)Jacques Fauroux
BrandDufour
CountryFrance
Hull TypeFin w/spade rudder
Number of Hulls Built140
First Hull Built1982
Last Hull Built1987
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal98 L / 26 gal
Ballast Ratio32.85

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.53 m / 28.00 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)7.47 m / 24.50 ft
Beam (width)3.12 m / 10.25 ft
Draft1.68 m / 5.50 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 2800 kg / 6173 lb
Maximum Displacement2800 kg / 6173 lb
Ballast Weight920 kg / 2028 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)2.24
Comfort Ratio16.82
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)187.39
Ballast Ratio32.85
Sail Area to Displacement16.5

Above Deck

Estimated Forestay Length11.11 m / 36.46 ft
Reported Sail Area32.14 m² / 346.00 ft²
Total Sail Area32.19 m² / 346.45 ft²
Mainsail Area13.70 m² / 147.50 ft²
I34.60 ft * 10.55 m
J11.50 ft * 3.51 m
P29.50 ft * 8.99 m
E10.00 ft * 3.05 m
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