CATALINA 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 CATALINA 27. Built by Catalina Yachts and designed by Robert Finch, the boat was first built in 1971. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 8.18. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.22. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

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

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.18 m / 26.84 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):31.77 m2 / 341.97 ft2
Draft (max):1.22 m / 4.00 ft
Displacement:3107 kg / 6849.75 lbs
Ballast:1225 kg / 2700.66 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1991
Designers:Robert Finch
LWL:6.63 m / 21.75 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:24.99
Capsize Screening Formula:1.86

Rig And Sail Specs

I:10.52 m / 34.51 ft
S.A. Fore:8.74 m / 28.67 ft
E:3.2 m / 10.50 ft
S.A. Fore:18.03 m2 / 194.07 ft2
S.A. Main:13.98 m2 / 150.48 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)32.01 m2 / 344.55 ft2


Headroom:1.85 m / 6.07 ft


Builders:Catalina Yachts
Designers:Robert Finch


Who designed the CATALINA 27?

CATALINA 27 was designed by Robert Finch.

Who builds CATALINA 27?

CATALINA 27 is built by Catalina Yachts.

When was CATALINA 27 first built?

CATALINA 27 was first built in 1971.

How long is CATALINA 27?

CATALINA 27 is 6.63 m in length.

What is mast height on CATALINA 27?

CATALINA 27 has a mast height of 8.74 m.

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