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Model Name            Columbia 8.3             
Model Number        279
Length Overall        27'2"        8.3 m
Designed Load
Waterline Length    21'3"        6.5 m
Beam                          9'4"        2.8 m
Draft                           4'4"        1.3 m
Displacement        7,300 lbs.   3,311 kg
Ballast                    3,100 lbs.   1,400 kg
Rig                                Sloop
Cabin Headroom       6'1"        1.85 m
Sleeping Capacity                     4
Vertical Clearance   38'6"        11.8 m
Designer                           Alan Payne
Columbia-Yachts Owners Assoc.
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Keel Bolt Replacement
What Holds Your Hull and Deck Together
Controlling Your Mainsail With LazyJacks

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UKHalsey - How to Center your Rig

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Columbia Yachts

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Columbia Yacht Owners Association
Coronado Yachts
Columbia Sailing Yachts

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