28′ (8.69m) auxiliary yacht or motor-sailer. For construction in plywood or as a mould for grp/frp.
Beam 9’6″. Relatively cheap and easy to build proven ocean sailer. Draught with single keel 5’6″. Draught as a centreboarder plate up 2’9″, plate down 6’9″ and as a bilge keeler 3’2″.
Accommodation is 6 berths, galley and separate wc. Relatively easy and cheap to construct for a sailing vessel of this size, uses only 28 sheets of ply. The ’28’ is a well tried and proven design, one of the first built (with bilge-keels), sailed single handed 1200 miles from Fiji to New Zealand. Takes engines from 10 to 30hp.
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