Shearwater 28, Edey and Duff
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Bolger design, built by Edey & Duff, cored fiberglass hull and decks. Light weight and strong. Six-inch draft with leeboards up. Currently in Rhode Island. Phil Bolger design. Easy to trailer for a 28′ boat.
draft, leeboards up: 6″
draft, leeboards down: 3′4″
Total sail area: 233 sq. ft., main 204 sq. ft. mizzen 29 sq. ft., Tanbark
Weight empty 1,200 lbs.
Water ballast tank removed. Boat has been sailing with removable ballast. Four new tires and wheel bearings on trailer in 2022. Edson wheel steering. A unique vessel designed by unique individual. Hull and gelcoat are in good condition for her age. Boat needs some updating and TLC.