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Albin Vega

Build year:  1973

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Un...

Sailing boat for sale

8,830 EUR

(7,995 GBP)

  • Network Yacht Brokers Newcastle
  • Royal Quays Marina
  • NE29 6DU North Shields
  • United Kingdom
  • +44 (0)1 912 729 086
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Remarks :

Good example of the popular Albin Vega 27. Designed by Pers Brohal who's aim in life was to built affordable and stable sailing boats for all. Pers was also one of the first designers to embrace GRP as a new building material, and along with renowned Swedish builder Albin Marine, they produced around 3500 of them.

Excellent sailing capabilities, shallow draft and a ballast ratio approaching 40%, these are safe stable craft with a good turn of speed. They are popular the world over and have been involved in numerous circumnavigations and adventures in extreme conditions. In 2012, a 36 year old Vega completed a 27,077 mile solo circumnavigation of North and South America, which is testament in itself to the durability and performance of these super craft.

Accommodation :


Vessel can sleep 4 over forward cabin and saloon. Although the boat is slender in the beam there is a surprising amount of room below. To port is a sink with manually pumped fresh water. Top starboard is a work area where cooking facilities could be installed. There is good storage behind and below.

Settee/berths port and starboard with shelved storage above and behind. Forward cabin with privacy door.  V-Berth with infill. Heads compartment with sea toilet. All waste sanitation hoses have been replaced and heads serviced in September 2020.

12V lighting throughout. 3-Pin sockets on a ring main with shore power cable. Boat benefits from Planar diesel fired heating with programmable remote control. The heater is very efficient and has its own 10 litre tank.

Inventory :
  • Sowester Bosun Compass
  • NASA Target 2 Speed/Trip log


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