OYSTER 56 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 OYSTER 56. Built by Oyster Marine and designed by Rob Humphreys, the boat was first built in 1996. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 17.47. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.33. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

OYSTER 56 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 OYSTER 56 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:17.47 m / 57.32 ft
Rigging Type:Cutter
Hull Type:Fin with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):131.74 m2 / 1418.04 ft2
Draft (max):2.39 m / 7.84 ft
Displacement:26000 kg / 57320.12 lbs
Ballast:7920 kg / 17460.59 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Rob Humphreys
LWL:14.48 m / 47.51 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:43.15
Capsize Screening Formula:1.68

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:719 L / 189.94 gals


Builders:Oyster Marine
Designers:Rob Humphreys


Who designed the OYSTER 56?

OYSTER 56 was designed by Rob Humphreys.

Who builds OYSTER 56?

OYSTER 56 is built by Oyster Marine.

When was OYSTER 56 first built?

OYSTER 56 was first built in 1996.

How long is OYSTER 56?

OYSTER 56 is 14.48 m in length.

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