BRISTOL 27 Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of BRISTOL 27. Built by Bristol Yachts and designed by Carl Alberg, the boat was first built in 1966. It has a hull type of Long Keel and LOA is 8.28. Its sail area/displacement ratio 14.28. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Gas.

BRISTOL 27 has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about BRISTOL 27 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.28 m / 27.17 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Long Keel
S.A. (reported):29.08 m2 / 313.01 ft2
Draft (max):1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Displacement:2994 kg / 6600.63 lbs
Ballast:1168 kg / 2575.00 lbs
Construction:FG (solid laminate)
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1978
Designers:Carl Alberg
LWL:6.02 m / 19.75 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:29.08
Capsize Screening Formula:1.71

Rig And Sail Specs

I:9.3 m / 30.51 ft
S.A. Fore:7.77 m / 25.49 ft
E:3.72 m / 12.20 ft
S.A. Fore:14.59 m2 / 157.05 ft2
S.A. Main:14.45 m2 / 155.54 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)29.04 m2 / 312.58 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:83 L / 21.93 gals


Water:76 L / 20.08 gals


Builders:Bristol Yachts
Designers:Carl Alberg


Who designed the BRISTOL 27?

BRISTOL 27 was designed by Carl Alberg.

Who builds BRISTOL 27?

BRISTOL 27 is built by Bristol Yachts.

When was BRISTOL 27 first built?

BRISTOL 27 was first built in 1966.

How long is BRISTOL 27?

BRISTOL 27 is 6.02 m in length.

What is mast height on BRISTOL 27?

BRISTOL 27 has a mast height of 7.77 m.

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