Yachts with Experience

This site is maintained for the exclusive use of clients of
Yachts with Experience.
If you are interested in yachts built by Whitby Boat Works, Yachts with Experience has the most comprehensive information available anywhere. Come and visit our home page.

Alberg 37

Specifications and Construction Details & Standard Equipment
Included with Alberg 37, Mark II

General Dimensions:
  • L.O A. 37'2"
  • L.W.L. 26'6"
  • Beam 10'2"
  • Draft 5'6"-
  • Displacement: approx. 16,800 Ibs.
  • Sail area: sloop-646 sq. ft.
  • yawl-686 sq. ft.


HULL:
One piece fiberglass laminate constructed to Gibbs & Cox specifications.

DECK, CABIN HOUSE & COCKPIT
One piece cored fiberglass laminate, cockpit self-bailing through 21' screened scuppers, diaphragm type bilge pump installed in cockpit seat.

HATCHES:
Cockpit seats and lazarette fiberglass with teak inlay tops. Teak companionway. Opening forward and center skylights.

BALLAST:
Fixed internal, approx. 6,500 Ibs. cast lead

. TRIM, GRABRAILS, TOERAILS, COAMING & BULKHEADS:
Teak and marine teak plywood.

STEERING:
Edson pedestal steerer w/brake, 24" wheel, binnacle guard, controls on steerer. Aquameter Navigrid compass wlhood on steerer.

RUDDER:
11/4" bronze stock keyed into cored fiberglass laminate. Emergency tiller & hinge rudder cap fitting.

AUXILIARY POWER:
Volvo MD2003, 3-cyl. 28 shaft HP diesel with flexible mounts, Hi-capacity Primary fuel filter, electric start, alternator, two 12 volt batteries, recessed instrument panel, Coast Guard approved engine compartment venting system with 3" 12 volt blower, 35 gal. fuel tank vented overboard.

ELECTRICAL:
110 volt wiring w/ 4 outlets, 30 amp. Ship receptacle & 50' shore cord. 12 volt fused system, 3 position master safety switch, all cabin lights, running lights, fwd. range light, spreader light and masthead light.

THROUGH HULL FITTINGS:
Moulded in, fitted with valves.

MAST & BOOM:
Mast-oval 4.5" x 8.5" x .150 aluminum extrusion, 7/a" stainless external sailtrack, stainless tangs and spreader fittings. Boom-4" round aluminum with 7/8" stainless external sailtrack slab reefing w/winch.

RIGGING:
Standing-1 x 19 stamless steel with stainless turnbuckles. Running-7 x 19 stainless with dacron rope tail.

SHEETS:
1/2" braided Dacron.

WINCHES:
2 #16 top action for main & jib halyards, 1 #16 top action for mainsheet, 2 #43 selftailing for genoa on moulded fiberglass winch bases with room for secondary andlor larger winches. All Lewmar chrome.

DECK HARDWARE:
Chrome plated bronze, marinium or stainless steel. Stem head fitting, 2-6" bow chocks, 2-9" mooring cleats, S.S. chain plates bolted to knees or bulkheads, 1-4" flex cowl vent with deck plate over chain locker, 1-4" low profile vent on Dorade box over head, 1 tannoy vent in lazarette hatch, 2-4" low profile flex vents for engine compartment, deck fillers for water and fuel tanks, 2-12' x 11/4 " aluminum T bar genoa tracks with 4 cars and blocks, 2-2' x 11/4" stainless jib tracks with 2 cars and blocks. 2-7" and 2-6" sheet cleats, 2-7" stern mooring cleats, 2-6" stern chocks, 1 flag pole socket, companionway lock, hasps for seat hatches, lockable lazarette hatch latches.

PULPITS:
Double welded stainless steel bow and stern pulpits, stanchions with double life lines, vinyl covered. Gates port and starboard.

INTERIOR HARDWARE:
Chrome plated, glass or stainless steel hinges and closers.

HEAD:
To port, vented by Dorade, 1 opening port w/screen. Imperial 51 Seaclo, wash basin with faucet to fresh water pressure system, built in vanity, hot water system w/shower. Holding or additional water or fuel tank-approx. 40 gal. Sliding door closes off head compartment. Full headroom.

FORWARD CABIN:
Bureau to port, hanging locker to starboard . 2-6 ' 4 " V-berths w/fill-in, alcoves w/drop doors over each bunk. 3 drawers and lockers. 2 opening ports. Full headroom.

CHAIN LOCKER:
In forepeak, closed off from forward cabin by bulkhead and doors, vented through flex cowl vent on deck.

LOOSE GEAR: 4" foam cushions with zippered covers. 1-22S Danforth anchor with 100' nylon rope, 2-50' and 1-30' nylon docking lines, 2 fire extinguishers, 3 PVC fenders, 1-7' boat hook, 1 spreader and 1 masthead flag halyard.

GALLEY:
Formica covered galley area to stbd. with dish and food bins with sliding doors over. Stainless steel sink with faucet to fresh water pressure system. 2 fresh water tanks-approx. 60 gal. Huge ice box, 2-burner gimballed propane stove with oven. LPG remote shut-off control and two #5 propane bottles in cockpit locker, vented overboard. Built in chopping board, garbage bin, liquor locker

MAIN CABIN:
Fiberglass head liner and lower unit, teak cabin sole hatches, full length inside grabrails. Wet gear hanging locker to port. Navigator's area to port with quarter berth, storage under, built- in waste compartment. L-shaped dinette to port with folding table that hinges up against bulkhead for easy stowing. Extension forms double bunk Storage bin behind backrest. Alcove with 3 drop doors above backrest. Two 6'4" pilot berths to stbd. 3 lockers under top berth. Lower extends. Lockers and drawer under. Hanging locker to starboard, vented. 2 double fixed portlights. 3 opening portlights w/screens, opening centre skylight. Full headroom throughout.