PEARSON 28-2 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 28-2. Built by Pearson Yachts and designed by William Shaw, the boat was first built in 1985. It has a hull type of Fin w/spade rudder and LOA is 8.67. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.84. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

PEARSON 28-2 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 28-2 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.67 m / 28.44 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/spade rudder
S.A. (reported):35.67 m2 / 383.95 ft2
Draft (max):1.47 m / 4.82 ft
Displacement:3175 kg / 6999.67 lbs
Ballast:1157 kg / 2550.75 lbs
Construction:FG/balsa core deck
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1989
Designers:William Shaw
LWL:7.43 m / 24.38 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:20.13
Capsize Screening Formula:2.06

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.43 m / 37.50 ft
S.A. Fore:9.73 m / 31.92 ft
E:3.28 m / 10.76 ft
S.A. Fore:19.6 m2 / 210.97 ft2
S.A. Main:15.94 m2 / 171.58 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)35.54 m2 / 382.55 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:68 L / 17.96 gals


Water:95 L / 25.10 gals


Builders:Pearson Yachts
Designers:William Shaw


Who designed the PEARSON 28-2?

PEARSON 28-2 was designed by William Shaw.

Who builds PEARSON 28-2?

PEARSON 28-2 is built by Pearson Yachts.

When was PEARSON 28-2 first built?

PEARSON 28-2 was first built in 1985.

How long is PEARSON 28-2?

PEARSON 28-2 is 7.43 m in length.

What is mast height on PEARSON 28-2?

PEARSON 28-2 has a mast height of 9.73 m.

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