PEARSON 28 (1975-80) 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 PEARSON 28 (1975-80). Built by Pearson Yachts and designed by William Shaw, the boat was first built in 1975. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 8.53. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.05. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Gas.

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) 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 PEARSON 28 (1975-80) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.53 m / 27.99 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):36.7 m2 / 395.04 ft2
Draft (max):1.52 m / 4.99 ft
Displacement:3561 kg / 7850.65 lbs
Ballast:1601 kg / 3529.60 lbs
Construction:FG w/balsa cored deck
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1980
Designers:William Shaw
LWL:7.32 m / 24.02 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:24.86
Capsize Screening Formula:1.86

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.13 m / 36.52 ft
S.A. Fore:9.75 m / 31.99 ft
E:3.35 m / 10.99 ft
S.A. Fore:20.06 m2 / 215.92 ft2
S.A. Main:16.35 m2 / 175.99 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)36.41 m2 / 391.91 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:53 L / 14.00 gals


Water:83 L / 21.93 gals


Builders:Pearson Yachts
Designers:William Shaw


Who designed the PEARSON 28 (1975-80)?

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) was designed by William Shaw.

Who builds PEARSON 28 (1975-80)?

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) is built by Pearson Yachts.

When was PEARSON 28 (1975-80) first built?

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) was first built in 1975.

How long is PEARSON 28 (1975-80)?

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) is 7.32 m in length.

What is mast height on PEARSON 28 (1975-80)?

PEARSON 28 (1975-80) has a mast height of 9.75 m.

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