Albin Vega 27ft GRP Bermudian Sloop

Price Details

Price: £4,950 GBP
Location: Maylandsea, Essex  GB
Make: Albin, Sweden

Model : Albin Vega 27

Builders: Larsson Marine
Year: 1977
Condition: Requires a bath.
Category: Sail
Class: Racers and Cruisers
Keel Type: Other

Description

GRP cruiser/racing yacht/ Circumnavigations have also been made in several of these yachts.

Bermudian sloop rig. 13.5hp Beta Marine engine. Robust, GRP hull up to 1inch thick, long fin type keel.

Construction of two moulds the hull and the decks with coach roof.
Albin Vega’s have a known provenance.
All standing rigging changed approx. 2009, Rotostay overhauled in 2012
Engine last ran in 2015
Batteries are located in saloon floor along centre line along with the fuel tank.
Below she has a generous headroom of approx 5ft 9ins.
She has all the gear and is in the water. She is in need of an external jet wash Seemingly not having been used for sometime!….

The glazing panels in the spray hood have gone brittle. Fortunately the tiller and the winches all have their own covers, keeping the elements out of them.
The accommodation is dry, tidy and cleaning. The berth cushions are exceptionally deep (5inchs), she has cockpit cushions too.

Measurements

Nominal Length: 8.23m
Length Overall: 8.25m
Length At Water Line: 7.01m

Beam: 2.46m
Draft: 1.12m

Specifications

Displacement: 2300kilograms
Cruising Speed: 4 -6knots
Engine Power: 13.5hp
Number of Engines: 1

Accommodation

Berths: 4
Cabins: 2
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4

Builder/Designer

Builder: Larsson Marine
Designer: Per Brohall
Boat Name: Dizzy Daisy

Hull

Hull Material: Fibreglass
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 6: knots

Engine

Engine Model: Beta Marine
Fuel Type: diesel  Engine has not been used since 2015
Engine Description: Beta Marine 13.5hp diesel inboard. Sited under the companionway in a sound proofed space. hatch in the cockpit floor for access.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive

Batteries on trickle charge from 3 solar panels

Construction:

Moulded GRP racer/ cruiser yacht, self draining open aft cockpit.

Accommodation: Headroom of approx 5ft 10ins
2 x cabins, saloon and fore peak.
separate Heads compartment with manual sea toilet, and wash basin.
Galley area with a sink, cold only , foot pump. double ring gas burner with grill
Berth cushions 5ins deep upholstery covered
carpeting through the cabin sole.
Cockpit cushions,curtaining at the portlights.
Pedestal dining table which can be set up in the cockpit.
Hot air diesel heater with separate fuel tank (non fuctional !)
All crockery and cutlery included.

Equipment:

Spray hood (showing its age, brittle glazing panels
3 x anchor points in the cockpit
26lbs CQR main anchor with chain and warp
1 x 5kg kedge, Bruce Anchor 20ft chain and warp ” The Lunch Pick”
3 man inflatable tender (only used twice)
mooring warps
fenders
fuel containers
2 x gas bottles

Sails:

Alloy mast and spars
Stainless steel wire standing rigging
All sheets are led back to the cockpit
Several hanked on head sails including 2 spinnakers
Main sail with 3 reefs. Spare main
Roller reefing Genoa plus one spare Genoa
Rotostay furling gear.
3 x winches
Navigation Equipment: 2 x GPS
2 x echo sounders
2 x speed logs
1 x wind indicator
2 x Autopilots
1 x chart plotter, Yeoman
VHF radio
Hand Held radio
portable radio cassette
Radio/ CD player

Safety Equipment:

clock and barometer
3 x fire extinguishers
flares coastal and hand held . expiry dates unchecked
2 x electric bilge pumps
2 x manual bilge pumps
4 x life belts and straps
2 x life lines
1 x search lamp