CAPE DORY 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 CAPE DORY 27. Built by Cape Dory Yachts and designed by Carl Alberg, the boat was first built in 1977. It has a hull type of Long Keel and LOA is 8.25. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.29. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

CAPE DORY 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 CAPE DORY 27 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.25 m / 27.07 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Long Keel
S.A. (reported):33.91 m2 / 365.00 ft2
Draft (max):1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Displacement:3402 kg / 7500.12 lbs
Ballast:1361 kg / 3000.49 lbs
Last Built:1985
Designers:Carl Alberg
LWL:6.1 m / 20.01 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:30.28
Capsize Screening Formula:1.74

Rig And Sail Specs

I:10.36 m / 33.99 ft
S.A. Fore:9.07 m / 29.76 ft
E:3.43 m / 11.25 ft
S.A. Fore:17.37 m2 / 186.97 ft2
S.A. Main:15.55 m2 / 167.38 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)32.92 m2 / 354.35 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:49 L / 12.94 gals


Water:91 L / 24.04 gals


Builders:Cape Dory Yachts
Designers:Carl Alberg


Who designed the CAPE DORY 27?

CAPE DORY 27 was designed by Carl Alberg.

Who builds CAPE DORY 27?

CAPE DORY 27 is built by Cape Dory Yachts.

When was CAPE DORY 27 first built?

CAPE DORY 27 was first built in 1977.

How long is CAPE DORY 27?

CAPE DORY 27 is 6.1 m in length.

What is mast height on CAPE DORY 27?

CAPE DORY 27 has a mast height of 9.07 m.

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