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HONEY BEE 28

HONEY BEE 28 built by William Boag (SCOTLAND) and designed by A. K. Balfour. Her first hull was built in 1958 with an overall lengh of 8.38 m or 27.50 ft long

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HONEY BEE 28 Sailboat Specifications​

Features

Overall Length (LOA) m / ft8.38 m / 27.50 ft
Builder(s)William Boag (SCOTLAND)
Designer(s)A. K. Balfour
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeLong keel w/trans. hung rudder
Number of Hulls Built60
First Hull Built1958
Last Hull Built1972
Rigging TypeMasthead Sloop
UnsinkableNo
TrailerableNo
Ballast Ratio32.56

Dimensions

Overall Length (LOA) 8.38 m / 27.50 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)6.40 m / 21.00 ft
Beam (width)2.44 m / 8.00 ft
Draft1.52 m / 5.00 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 4318 kg / 9520 lb
Maximum Displacement4318 kg / 9520 lb
Ballast Weight1406 kg / 3100 lb

Performance

Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.51
Comfort Ratio40.16
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)458.91
Ballast Ratio32.56
Sail Area to Displacement10.9

Above Deck

Reported Sail Area28.34 m² / 305.00 ft²
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