This 1987 LM 28 is in lovely condition and is powered by a 2016 29hp Volvo diesel engine. She is a rugged Danish built motorsailer with a sloop rig and twin keels. Her inventory includes inside and outside steering, four berths, 2017 standing rigging, in-mast furling mainsail, furling genoa, spinnaker with snuffer, 2018 cockpit tent/enclosure, hot air heating and more.
- Manufacturer: LM
- Location: Crosshaven, Cork
- Year: 1987
- LOA: 28'0" (8.53m)
- Berths: 0
- Draft in M: Max: 1.35
- Keel: Twin Keel
- ID no: 5684
- Heating: Yes
- Heads: 1
- Watertank Size: 140 Litres
- Engine Make: Volvo
- Horsepower: 29hp
- Drive Type:
- Fuel Type: Diesel
- Fuel Tank Size: 140 Litres
- Cruise Speed: 6 knots
- Top Speed: 7 knots
- Engine Hours Port: 400
Stainless steel water tank
Mechanical and Rigging
3 x blade prop.
400 Engine hours
Stainless steel fuel tank
Designed by Bent Juul Andersen
Built by LM Glasfibre A/S Denmark
Hull No. 87280255
GRP Hull and Superstructure
Enclosed wheelhouse with a sliding door aft
Double Ender (Canoe stern) with a sheltered cockpit
Tiller steering in the cockpit and wheel steering in the wheelhouse.
Rig and Sails
Aluminium mast and boom
September 2016 Standing rigging
2016 "Selden" Furler on the forestay
Retrofitted "Bamar" In-mast furling
Furling mainsail in good condition
Spinnaker pole (stows at the side of the main boom
Furling Headsail well used but serviceable with recent U.V. strip and luff tape
Spinnaker with snuffer (little used)
2 x "Anderson" Self-tailing genoa sheet winches
Mainsheet track on top of the wheelhouse
Pulpit, stanchions and guardrails with opening gates
Stainless steel bow roller
Alloy mooring cleats
Mooring lines and fenders
2 x Anchors, chain and warp
Numerous grab rails
2018 Cockpit enclosure/tent
Nasa Clipper depth sounder
Standard Horizon DSC VHF
Autohelm 2000 Tiller-pilot
Excellent all round visibility. Helm seat to starboard with a galley to port. Stainless steel sink, hot water, "Isotherm" 12v. fridge, "Plastimo Atlantic" two burner gas cooker with grill and oven.
Two settee berths, saloon table, opening deck hatch and loads of locker space.
Marine toilet compartment to port just aft of the saloon.
Forward cabin has two single berths with an infill to convert to a double and opening deck hatch.
Hot air heating
3 x 12 Volt Batteries (1 x engine and 2 x services)
220V. Shore Power with 3 pin sockets
Stainless steel swim/boarding ladder mounted at the stern
Manual Bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Twin keels were epoxied Summer 2023
This LM 28 is a lovely sturdy motor-sailer. She has the added advantages of a shallow draft and a recent engine. Viewing is recommended.
Disclaimer : Crosshaven Boatyard offers the details of this vessel for sale but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information contained in the specification or warrant the condition of the vessel or equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered for sale subject to no prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.