'Ibis', an Albin Vega 27 for Sale

by Hans Lehmann
(Müllheim, Germany)

'Ibis' is a 1970 built Albin Marine "VEGA 27". As Vega typical, no Osmosis. 'Ibis' has been until 2018 at the lake of Neuchatel in Switzerland and then came to the North Atlantic. She is in Northern Portugal now.

'Ibis' has a reinforced mast stand and her rigging has been checked in 2015. Equipped with a mainsail, storm main, jib, storm Jib, light genoa and a heavy genoa. The light Genoa needs some stitching (3 patches), all others are in very good shape.

'Ibis' has a Volvo Penta MD6B. The engine runs but needs repair. Her head gasket is gone and I deliver with the head gasket, but not repaired.

'Ibis' has as equipment depth finder and compass. Electronics 2 x 105 Ah and 54 Ah batteries. Engine has a generator 55 Amp. Lumination all working, electronics have been overhauled and set to actuality. Inside LED Lights. Communication ICOM MC330.

Last antifouling paint February 2020.

The boat is currently located in northern Portugal.


Albin Vega 27 Specification:
Hull Type: Long fin
Rigging Type: Masthead sloop
Length Overall: 27'1" (8.25m)
Waterline Length: 23'0" (7.0m)
Beam: 8'1" (2.5m)
Draft: 3'8" (1.1m)
Displacement: 5,070lb (2,300kg)
Ballast: 2,017lb (915kg)
Construction: GRP (Fibreglass)
First Built: 1965
Last Built: 1979
Number Built: 3,450

Design Ratios:
Sail Area/Displacement: 16.1
Ballast/Displacement: 40
Displacement/Length: 186
Comfort Ratio: 20.0
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.88

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