SHANNON 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 SHANNON 28. Built by Shannon Yachts and designed by Walter Shultz, the boat was first built in 1978. It has a hull type of Fin w/transom hung rudder and LOA is 8.53. Its sail area/displacement ratio 17.06. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

SHANNON 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 SHANNON 28 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:8.53 m / 27.99 ft
Rigging Type:Cutter
Hull Type:Fin w/transom hung rudder
S.A. (reported):43.66 m2 / 469.95 ft2
Draft (max):1.3 m / 4.27 ft
Displacement:4218 kg / 9299.09 lbs
Ballast:1633 kg / 3600.14 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Last Built:1985
Designers:Walter Shultz
LWL:6.99 m / 22.93 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:29.31
Capsize Screening Formula:1.81

Rig And Sail Specs

I:11.58 m / 37.99 ft
S.A. Fore:9.75 m / 31.99 ft
E:3.05 m / 10.01 ft
S.A. Fore:26.48 m2 / 285.03 ft2
S.A. Main:14.86 m2 / 159.95 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)41.34 m2 / 444.98 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:76 L / 20.08 gals


Headroom:1.88 m / 6.17 ft


Builders:Shannon Yachts
Designers:Walter Shultz


Who designed the SHANNON 28?

SHANNON 28 was designed by Walter Shultz.

Who builds SHANNON 28?

SHANNON 28 is built by Shannon Yachts.

When was SHANNON 28 first built?

SHANNON 28 was first built in 1978.

How long is SHANNON 28?

SHANNON 28 is 6.99 m in length.

What is mast height on SHANNON 28?

SHANNON 28 has a mast height of 9.75 m.

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