CATALINA 270 SPECIFICATIONS

Rev. 127-93

I. PRINCIPAL DIMENSIONS

 

L. 0. A.

 

27'- 0"

 

 

 

L. W. L.

 

23'- 9"

 

 

 

Beam

 

9- 10"

 

 

 

Beam on waterline

 

8'- 0"

 

 

 

Girth from Bow

 

12'- 0"

 

 

 

Draft

Fin Keel

5- 0"

Wing Keel

3'- 6"

 

Ballast

Fin Keel

2,000 LBS.

Wing Keel

2,000 LBS.

 

Displacement

Fin Keel

6,400 LBS

Wing Keel

6,400 LBS

 

Distance from Waterline to Masthead

 

37'- 2"

 

 

 

Headroom Main Cabin, maximum

 

5'-11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

II. COMPARITIVE DATA

 

Displacement/ Length

 

300

 

 

 

Sail Area/ Displacement

 

25.6

 

 

 

Theoretical Hull Speed

 

6.53 Knots

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

III. SAILS Cloth

 

Sail Area with 100% Foretriangle

 

316.0

I = 33.33'

 

 

Mainsail

7.0 Oz.

161.9

J = 9.25'

 

 

135% Genoa

6.0 Oz.

206.6

P = 28.16'

 

 

150% Genoa

5.0 Oz.

229.9

E = 11.50'

 

 

Cruising Spinnaker

.75 Oz.

416.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IV. TANKAGE and CAPACITIES

 

Water Tank Capacity

 

(1) Port tank

18

 

 

(gallons)

 

(1) Heater

6

LE only

 

 

 

Total

24

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fuel Tank Capacity

 

14

gallons

 

 

Holding Tank Capacity

 

18

gallons

 

 

Ice Box Capacity

 

2.2

cubic ft.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Berths

(2)

Singles Forward ,

Settees

 

 

 

(1)

Double, Aft Cabin

 

 

 

 

(1)

Double V -Berth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

V. ENGINE & CONTROLS

 

Standard Engine

Perkins

Perma, 18 HP

Diesel,

37 cubic in.

 

 

 

3 Cylinder

Fresh Water,

Cooled

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Standard Propeller

13"

Diameter x

10"

Pitch

 

 

(2)

Blade, Right Hand

1" Diameter

Shaft

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fuel Consumption

(estimated)

.97

Gallons / Hour Reduction Gear

@ Cruising 2.05:1

RPM (2800)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pedestal Steering System

Edson

28" Diameter

with Stainless

Destroyer Wheel

 

with Engine Controls and

 

Wheel Brake

on Pedestal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Compass

 

Danforth 410 with

S.S. Binnacle,

illuminated

 


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