SEA SPRITE 27/28 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 SEA SPRITE 27/28. Built by C. E. Ryder and designed by Alfred E. Luders, the boat was first built in 1960. It has a hull type of Long Keel and LOA is 8.51. Its sail area/displacement ratio 14.12. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Univeral, runs on Diesel.

SEA SPRITE 27/28 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 SEA SPRITE 27/28 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.51 m / 27.92 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Long Keel
S.A. (reported):31.59 m2 / 340.03 ft2
Draft (max):1.27 m / 4.17 ft
Displacement:3447 kg / 7599.33 lbs
Ballast:1451 kg / 3198.90 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1985
Designers:Alfred E. Luders
LWL:6.1 m / 20.01 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:28.84
Capsize Screening Formula:1.80

Rig And Sail Specs

I:9.14 m / 29.99 ft
S.A. Fore:9.45 m / 31.00 ft
E:3.66 m / 12.01 ft
S.A. Fore:14.28 m2 / 153.71 ft2
S.A. Main:17.28 m2 / 186.00 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)31.56 m2 / 339.71 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:45 L / 11.89 gals


Water:174 L / 45.97 gals


Builders:C. E. Ryder
Designers:Alfred E. Luders


Who designed the SEA SPRITE 27/28?

SEA SPRITE 27/28 was designed by Alfred E. Luders.

Who builds SEA SPRITE 27/28?

SEA SPRITE 27/28 is built by C. E. Ryder.

When was SEA SPRITE 27/28 first built?

SEA SPRITE 27/28 was first built in 1960.

How long is SEA SPRITE 27/28?

SEA SPRITE 27/28 is 6.1 m in length.

What is mast height on SEA SPRITE 27/28?

SEA SPRITE 27/28 has a mast height of 9.45 m.

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