Alerion Express 28 For Sale

Alameda, CA 94502
United States

$69,900.00 USD
28.00 Feet
8.10 Feet
4.50 Feet
Year Built


The Alerion Express 28 is the quintessential daysailer with gorgeous lines and a powerful yet easy to manage sailplan. This is a wonderful all around boat that can hold her own on the race course and provide a lovely platform for day sailing and overnight cruising.

Boat Name
Lazy Lightning

Keel: Fin
Hull Shape: Monohull

LOA: 28 ft 3 in
Beam: 8 ft 2 in
LWL: 22 ft 10 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 6 in
Displacement: 3500 lbs
Ballast: 2200 lbs
Dry Weight: 5700 lbs

Total Power: 12 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 2 blade propeller
Drive Type: Sail drive
Engine Power: 12 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: 1 Plastic (6 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 Aluminum (7 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1

Electrical Equipment
Electrical Circuit: 12V

Spars & Steering
  • Aluminum Hall Spars mast and boom
  • Hoyt self tacking boom
  • Hall QuikVang solid boom vang
  • Mast head mounted Windex
  • Tiller driven

Deck Hardware & Equipment
  • (2) Lewmar 14ST self-tailing cabin top winches
  • Harken roller furling unit for 95% self-tacking jib
  • Harken track, car, and blocks for self-tacking jib
  • Continuous jib sheet with cabin top cleats
  • Harken 4:1 traveler system aft deck mounted - lines led through gunwales
  • Harken mainsheet cam base and block mounted on a barney post
  • Adjustable (8:1) backstay mounted outside of cockpit
  • 19″x19″ Lewmar deck hatch with smoke tint
  • (4) Fixed elliptical Bomar portlights
  • 8″ Mooring cleats: 2 forward, 2 aft, 2 midship
  • Custom-cast chocks for forward and midship cleats
  • Teak and Lexan companionway hatch slider with Lexan drop-in washboard
  • Halyards led aft through deck-mounted fairleads and Spinlock stoppers port and starboard
  • Custom stainless steel stemhead with welded jib tack and fair lead ring
  • Teak handrails on cabin house
  • Teak toe rail
  • Flush-mount safety re-boarding ladder
  • Self-draining cockpit
  • Teak flag pole, and socket
  • Manually operated bilge pump in cockpit
  • Electric bilge pump with float switch

  • Ray Marine ST 40 package
  • Garmin chart plotter mounted on swing arm
  • Garmin GPS
  • Cabin house mounted compass
  • CD Player/AM/FM Radio

Sail Inventory
  • North 3DL taffeta main, jib and spinnaker

Additional Equipment
  • Boarding ladder
  • Lifesling
  • Anchor and Rode
  • Spinnaker pole, with boom mounted launcher
  • Mainsail cover
  • Hatch Cover
  • hand rail covers
  • Full set of cockpit cushions
  • Full head
  • North Saildrive

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

There is a spacious v-berth forward with a filler cushion. The main cabin has a settee to port with storage below and outboard. To starboard is a stainless steel sink with manual fresh water, a settee and a nav/chart station aft of that.

Lazy Lightning features a Hoyt self-tacking boom and several rigging upgrades from Easom Rigging to make short handed sailing a breeze, including continuous jib sheets, outside cockpit mounted backstay, and traveler lines lead out the cockpit sides. She comes with a complete set of cushions and has been very well maintained.

Sail Inventory / Rigging

Navigation / Electronics / System

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