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Twister 28

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Boat REF# 167774
removed from sale
Length 8.62m (28'3")
Year 1982
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long Keel
Sleeping berths 5
Engine 1 x diesel 10hp, Bukh DV10 (unknown year)
Lying Isle of Wight


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Extra Details

Designer Kim Holman
Builder Tyler Mouldings
Lying Isle of Wight
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 45.0 ltr (9.9 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 60.0 ltr (13.2 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 15/06/2009


Engine 1 x diesel 10hp
Engine make and model Bukh DV10 (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering tiller
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 3 Bladed feathering.
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots

Spare 3 bladed prop. New engine mounts 2013.
Major engine re-build 2010.


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Length 8.62m (28'3")
LWL 6.55m (21'6")
Beam 2.47m (8'1")
Draft Min 1.53m (5'0")
Draft Max 1.53m (5'0")
Displacement 4,400kg (9,702.0lbs)
Headroom 1.82m (6'0")


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Sloop rigged Needlespar Aluminium spars (unknown year) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2010)


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail Kemp - Slab (unknown year)
Headsail Dolphin - Furling (2011)
Other sails Racing main (2012)
Racing No1 (2012)
Tri radial spinnaker (unknown year)
stormjib (unknown year)
laminate blade (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Removable inner forestay for storm jib.
Carbon pole.
7 Spinlock jammers. Running rigging 2010.

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels


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Construction GRP
Underwater profile Long Keel
Finish Gelcoat finish

Epoxied and Copper coated.
Water tank and all pipework replaced 2010.
All gas pipe work replaced 2010.
Electrical re-wire 2012.


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)
Stove tick
Broiler tick
Sink tick
Cooler tick
Manual water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

LED internal lights.

2 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
VHF tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Stereo tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
Depth sounder tick

Radar reflector.

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Spray dodgers tick
Tonneau cover tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick

3 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
2 anchors
(Kobra / Manson kedge.)
50.00m (164'1") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of rode
Fitted winter storage cradle.

Safety Equipment

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Life buoys tick
Danbuoy tick
Safety harnesses tick
Horn tick
Swim ladder tick

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 electric)

Broker's Comments

A lovely well presented Twister that has had many up-grades and has been well maintained.
She offers accommodation for five, and her sailing performance has brought home the silver ware in the past.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Twister 28 has been personally photographed and viewed by Peter Delbridge of Boatshed IOW. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.