SABRE 28-1 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 SABRE 28-1. Built by Sabre Yachts (USA) and designed by Roger Hewson, the boat was first built in 1971. It has a hull type of Fin with rudder on skeg and LOA is 8.53. Its sail area/displacement ratio 16.61. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Universal, runs on Gas.

SABRE 28-1 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 SABRE 28-1 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 with rudder on skeg
S.A. (reported):36.51 m2 / 392.99 ft2
Draft (max):1.32 m / 4.33 ft
Displacement:3357 kg / 7400.91 lbs
Ballast:1315 kg / 2899.08 lbs
Ballast Type:lead
Last Built:1976
Designers:Roger Hewson
LWL:6.96 m / 22.83 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:24.51
Capsize Screening Formula:1.89

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.03 m / 36.19 ft
S.A. Fore:9.42 m / 30.91 ft
E:3.54 m / 11.61 ft
S.A. Fore:19.84 m2 / 213.56 ft2
S.A. Main:16.65 m2 / 179.22 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)36.49 m2 / 392.78 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:76 L / 20.08 gals


Headroom:1.83 m / 6.00 ft


Builders:Sabre Yachts (USA)
Designers:Roger Hewson


Who designed the SABRE 28-1?

SABRE 28-1 was designed by Roger Hewson.

Who builds SABRE 28-1?

SABRE 28-1 is built by Sabre Yachts (USA).

When was SABRE 28-1 first built?

SABRE 28-1 was first built in 1971.

How long is SABRE 28-1?

SABRE 28-1 is 6.96 m in length.

What is mast height on SABRE 28-1?

SABRE 28-1 has a mast height of 9.42 m.

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