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UFO 27

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Boat REF# 117030
removed from sale
Length 8.23m (27'0")
Year 1980
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Sleeping berths 5
Engine 1 x diesel 10hp, Volvo 2010 (unknown year)
Lying West of Scotland


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Extra Details

Designer Holman and Pye
Builder Colvic/ Home complete
Lying West of Scotland
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 36.4 ltr (8.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 36.4 ltr (8.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 10hp
Engine make and model Volvo 2010 (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled
Steering tiller
Drive shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) 1.5 ltr (0.3 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5.5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6.4 knots


10% Discount on Boat Insurance
Length 8.23m (27'0")
LWL 6.91m (22'8")
Beam 2.97m (9'9")
Draft Min 1.52m (5'0")
Draft Max 1.52m (5'0")
Displacement 3kg (5.5lbs)
Headroom 1.83m (6'0")
Storage Ashore


10% discount on rigging

Sloop rigged Proctor Aluminium spars (1980) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (unknown year)


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail Saturn - Slab (2004)
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails No 1 (unknown year)
No 1 hvy (unknown year)
No 2 (unknown year)
No 3 (unknown year)
Storm (unknown year)
Spinnaker (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Furling for No 3 and working jib

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Gelcoat finish

Although home finished you wouldn't know it.
Very good quality


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

2 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
VHF tick
GPS tick

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Cockpit cover tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick

2 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
2 anchors
(Bruce and CQR)
30.00m (98'5") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of rode

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Life buoys tick

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 electric)

Broker's Comments

Although this Ufo has been home completed, the standard is very high and comparable with a yard finish. I know the original owner very well and remember how careful he was with the build.
A classic Holman and Pye design which looks good and sails extremely well.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This UFO 27 has been personally photographed and viewed by John Connelly of Boatshed Scotland. 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.