O'Day 27 Yacht Standard Equipment and Specifications (1977)

O'Day 27 Sailboat on Open Wates


  • Bow pulpit — SS welded Lifelines w/stanchions
  • 2 Genoa/Jib winches w/handle
  • Halyard winch w/handle Curtains on all windows 2-burner alcohol stove, recessed
  • 5" Fabric berth cushions main cabin; 4" cushions other berths
  • Self-contained head Bilge pump—hand
  • Main and Working Jib
  • Lightning ground (inboard only)
  • Gate valve on all thru-hull fittings below waterline


  • Battery Box
  • Cabin hand rails (teak)
  • 2 bow cleats 2 stern cleats Forward hatch Teak toe rail
  • All hardware non-corrosive or SS
  • Non-skid deck
  • 2 large cockpit drains
  • Custom laminated wood tiller
  • Two-tone deck color
  • All colors molded in
  • 2 cockpit seat lockers (lockable)
  • 4 fixed windows in cabin
  • 2 Genoa/Jib cleats
  • Balsa wood deck core where necessary
  • Rich, oiled teak woodwork
  • Outboard Model—gas tank storage shelf under port cockpit locker complete with 2-3" ventilators


  • Recessed storage bins in all berth tops (keep contents completely dry)
  • 2 opening ports in head area Hull liner with foam backing
  • All hardware non-corrosive or SS Folding bulkhead table
  • Real teak trim, oiled 2 coats
  • Galley complete with SS sink, water pump, family size water tank, recessed area for stove, formica top, 4+ cubic foot icebox
  • Storage lockers behind galley Two-tone interior hull liner pan Hanging locker behind head area
  • 2 storage lockers behind settees with shelf over
  • Teak sea rails around galley counter top
  • V-berth insert (removable)
  • 5'11" headroom in main cabin and 510" in head compartment
  • Enclosed head compartment
  • 12 volt electrical system with running lights, five interior cabin lights, and fused switch panel complete, less battery
  • Bow storage area forward of V-berth
  • Teak companionway steps
  • Head vanity unit with SS sink, water pump, storage area and formica top counter, mirror. holders, etc.
  • Cutlery storage bin in galley


  • Vinyl gunwale guard
  • All hardware non-corrosive or SS
  • All colors molded in/Inside lead ballast Outboard bracket


  • Anodized mast and boom, stepped on deck
  • Boom yang-4-part with quick release cam cleat
  • SS rigging with swaged terminals/SS turnbuckles
  • Topping lift/2 Halyard cleats
  • 4 to 1 mainsheet purchase power with quick release cam cleats Jiffy reefing
  • Finest dacron running rigging

O'Day 27 Yacht Specifications (1977)

The O'Day 27 Yacht

L.O.A.: 27'-0" (8.23M)
L. W. L. 22'-9" (6.93M)
Beam 9'-0" (2. 74M)
Draft 4'-0" (1.22M)
Sail area (100% foretriangle) 340 sq. ft. (31.59 sq. M)
Design Displacement Outboard, 6, 700 lbs. (3045K)
Inboard, 6,950 lbs. (3159K)
Ballast 2,230 lbs. (1012K)
Ballast with shoe 2,430 lbs.
Mast above water 38'-6" (11.7M)

O'Day 27 Rig Measurements

E (Mainsail foot) 9.25' (2.82M)
J (Foretriangle base) 11.67' (3.56M)
P (Mainsail luff) 29.5' (8.99M)
I (Foretriangle height) 35.0' (10.67M)

The O'Day 27 Sailboat Schematic


A Bangor Punta Company

Fall River, MA 02722

Additional manufacturing facilities in Costa Mesa, California.
Printed in U.S.A. © Bangor Punta Corporation

GG Archives REF: BPODY-027-1977-C-CAT

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