this IS the cleanest and best equipped 28 on the market
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Designed by Carl Alberg, this Cape Dory 28' has handsome, traditional lines emphasized by a perfect blend of white fiberglass, teak trim and bronze ports. Her self tending club footed jib makes Karma easily sailed to windward, and her full keel provides balance in heavy weather. The tiller keeps you in tune with the wind, and, when moored, lifts out of the way for a more spacious cockpit. If you're looking to sail the bay, with a crew or on your own, this well maintained Cape Dory.
New Refit in 2009: Repainted; rewired; new bowsprit;
2014: New trans; engine repainted; new teak & holly sole
2011: New air condition. New interior cushions
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Boat Name Karma
LOA: 28 ft 2 in
Beam: 8 ft 11 in
LWL: 22 ft 2 in
Minimum Draft: 4 ft 0 in
Displacement: 9000 lbs
Ballast: 3500 lbs
Total Power: Diesel Universial M18;15 HP
Engine Brand: Universal
Year Built: 1984
Engine Model: Model 18
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 15 HP
New shifting cables
Fresh Water Tanks: 2 Plastic (30 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 Aluminum (20 Gallons)
Hull, Deck and Cockpit
traditional Carl Alberg designed hull, a full keel with attached rudder and tiller steering. The hull is constructed of solid fiberglass laminate and the deck has a balsa core with fiberglass laminate overlay. Eight opening bronze ports and two deck hatches keep the interior cabin airy and cool.
The white deck has tan non-skid, and is accented with a teak toe rail. Inside the toe rail is a double lifeline system with stainless steel stanchions, all connecting to a stainless steel bow rail and stern rail. The cabin house top has teak eye brows above the bronze ports, teak hand rails, teak tracks for the companionway sliding hatch and a teak dorade box for the cowl vent.
The cockpit can easily accommodate four adults when underway. The mainsheet attaches aft of the cockpit and with the tiller stored up, the cockpit opens up for more guests.
Interior Cabin Layout
From the cockpit, step down into the salon area. Behind the steps you'll find the galley stainless steel sink. To port is a propane stove; to starboard you'll find the built-in icebox.
The salon has a port and starboard settee and dining table. The port settee opens to a double berth; behind is a pilot berth. The starboard settee is a single berth with a storage shelf behind. The dining table folds and can be stored up against the midships wall when not in use.
Following the salon is the head to port and a hanging locker to starboard. At the bow is a traditional v-berth; two single berths or with the center filler piece, one double berth.
Teak and holly sole throughout and accent high gloss bright work create a warm cozy atmosphere below decks.
Rigging, Sails and Canvas
Sweet Pea is sloop rigged with a self tending club footed jib.
Aluminum spars with 3/8" 1x19 Stainless Steel Standing Rigging
Lewmar #16 two speed winch, port and starboard in cockpit
Lewmar #6 winch, on cabin top
Main Sail, in very good condition
Self Tending Jib, original 1984 in good condition
Light Air Sail (relatively new in excellent condition)
Roller furling gib
Navigation Equipment and Electronics
Fluid Damped Magnetic Compass
Two 12 volt DC Lead Acid Batteries (Group 31) New 2015