COLUMBIA 28 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 COLUMBIA 28. Built by Columbia Yachts and designed by William Crealock, the boat was first built in 1967. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 8.41. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.81. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Gas.

COLUMBIA 28 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 COLUMBIA 28 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.41 m / 27.59 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):31.87 m2 / 343.05 ft2
Draft (max):1.32 m / 4.33 ft
Displacement:2948 kg / 6499.22 lbs
Ballast:1270 kg / 2799.87 lbs
Construction:FG (solid laminate)
Ballast Type:Lead
# Built:553
Designers:William Crealock
LWL:6.61 m / 21.69 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:24.77
Capsize Screening Formula:1.82

Rig And Sail Specs

I:9.6 m / 31.50 ft
S.A. Fore:8.15 m / 26.74 ft
E:3.45 m / 11.32 ft
S.A. Fore:17.56 m2 / 189.01 ft2
S.A. Main:14.08 m2 / 151.56 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)31.64 m2 / 340.57 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:45 L / 11.89 gals


Water:68 L / 17.96 gals


Builders:Columbia Yachts
Designers:William Crealock


Who designed the COLUMBIA 28?

COLUMBIA 28 was designed by William Crealock.

Who builds COLUMBIA 28?

COLUMBIA 28 is built by Columbia Yachts.

When was COLUMBIA 28 first built?

COLUMBIA 28 was first built in 1967.

How long is COLUMBIA 28?

COLUMBIA 28 is 6.61 m in length.

What is mast height on COLUMBIA 28?

COLUMBIA 28 has a mast height of 8.15 m.

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