2896 Offshore Specifications

The perfect Mid-size Offshore / Cruiser on the Market today!

Hull Features

  • Length: Hull only – 28’
  • LOA: 31’-11” includes (swim deck motor-bracket) and anchor pulpit
  • Beam: 9’6”
  • Side Height: 42”
  • Approx. dry weight 8500 lbs
  • Deadrise: variable14 degree @ stern, 26 @ mid-ships, 56 @ entry
  • One piece Bottom: thickness 1/4" 5086 H116 Aluminum plate
  • One piece Sides: thickness 3/16” 5086 H116 Aluminum plate
  • Large anchor locker for manual or ( optional electric windlass )
  • All hull parts 5086 H116 alloy, stringer , frames, longitudinals, Router cut egg-crate style for welding accuracy and superior strength and integrity of joints
  • Hull weld seams are Dye checked with weld penetrate and developer for defect free hull
  • Fuel-Tank 200 - US. gal, tank-mat’l 3/16” 5086 H116 Aluminum plate
  • Freshwater Tank 35 US. gal w/ 3gal accumulator tank
  • Standard 1-1/4” OD. welded aluminum hand rail 31” tall on gunnels,
  • Full length 1”aluminum Bow & Roof top handrails & misc.Grab-rails
  • Six -11” custom (billet) made & welded mooring cleats standard
  • Hulls equipped with three heavy duty welded Rub rails for hull protection and strength
  • Transom walk through for boarding & safety
  • Large fully insulated & masserated fish box w/ 700-800lb capacity
  • Hulls get recessed (Airmar® brand) depth & fish-finder transducer

Electrical Features

  • Blue Seas® panels & breakers used throughout
  • 10-position 12v Panel w/amp-volt meters for main Cabin electrical distribution
  • 6-8 position 120v Panel for optional shore power
  • Blue seas® Main battery switch panel W/ 4 - cock-pit switches
  • We use Charles® brand isolation transformers with shore power options

Standard Cockpit & Battery Compartment items

  • Cock-pit size 8’ Cabin Model 93” W X 121”L = 78 sq-ft
  • Cock-pit size 10’ Cabin Model 93” W X 97”L = 62 sq-ft
  • Cock-pit size 12’ Cabin Model 93” W X 73”L = 47 sq-ft
  • Batteries Trojan ® brand, 2 group 24 starting batteries, 1Group 27 House battery, 1-Blue Seas® Battery management & switch panel is standard
  • Saltwater 80 psi washdown w/hose
  • 2-Power-points
  • 6-8 roof mounted pole-holders (rocket launchers)
  • Walk-thru Transom
  • Self bailing deck with two large scuppers 2” X 6”

Cabin & Cuddy Standard Features

  • ( Optional Flybridge available )
  • Three Cabin sizes 8’- 10’- 12’ Cabins with 6’4” Head-room
  • 6’6” long Vee-Berth, W/ two carpeted shelves, storage under berths
  • 5” thick custom Vee - Berth Cushions for comfort
  • Bomar® 20” X 20” escape or access hatch in Cuddy ceiling
  • Carpeted Cuddy side walls, & Abitibi ® ceiling,
  • Cuddy lighting 2 - 5.5” high-low Zeon – Lights
  • 2 Port lights ( portholes ) in Cuddy side walls
  • Two AFI® wipers w / washers on all wipers
  • Full insulated lockable sliding cabin door w/fixed window
  • Several large tinted sliding side and aft Cabin windows
  • Main Cabin 4-6 - 5.5” high-low Zeon Dome Lights
  • Wood trim through out cabin is ( Epai ) South American hardwood
  • Wide dash with large glove box and grab-rail
  • Comfortable stand-up head in Cabin W / manual Toilet ( electric optional )
  • Jabsco ® 12 gal black-water holding tank w / pump-out fitting
  • Zolotone ® finished dash, and Hippo® liner on cabin & Vee-Berth sole ( cabin floor )
  • Freshwater Tank 35 gal w/ 3gal accumulator tank & 45 psi pump,
  • Custom: Galley centers built to suit all the Customers needs
  • ( Optional full Wood interiors ) Custom Cabinets also available
  • Blue Seas ® 10 position 12V power panel W / volt & amp gauges
  • Lots of storage under seating Dinette and Galley center
  • Teleflex® Hydraulic Steering (optional power-steering available)

Engine Power & Options

  • Recommended: Twin 150hp Honda’s® or any make wanted
  • Single Outboard: at least 300hp or 350hp any make
  • Single Diesel: - Yanmar® 315hp I/O model, or equivalent
  • Custom: Bennett ® trim tab set w / auto-retract is standard
  • Full Raymarine ® Electronics Packages Installed

Optional Equipment

Not limited to list
  • 12v remote search lights
  • 1000 - 2000 watt inverter
  • Wallas heating & stove system
  • Freshwater hot & cold shower
  • 120 volt - 6 gal. water heater
  • 12volt power points for electric reels down riggers etc
  • Electric & manual crab davits
  • Roof mounted ( dingy )
  • Stainless steel rails
  • Live bait tanks
  • 12-volt Underwater lights
  • 12v anchor windlass
  • Bow & Stern thrusters
  • Custom bait stations
  • Taco brand® trolling poles
  • Downriggers electric , manual,
  • Shore power system
  • Isolation transformer
  • Your choice of electronics
  • Gen – Set storage cabinet
  • Electro-Scan® sewage treatment
  • Optional Aft steering console
  • Teleflex® Power Steering
  • 500watt sodium light 120v
  • Electric flush toilet Tecma ® brand
2896 8' Cabin & 10' Cabin and Flybridge model Galleries coming soon! (See Interior Gallery)

12' Cabin

The 12' Cabin makes for comfortable crusing. Take a trip to Alaska or California - put a dingy on top and still have room to fish.

2896 Interiors

2896 Interior photos - 8', 10' & 12' Cabins