Note: All Island Packet models are subject to specification changes (dimensions, capacities, ratings, equipment, etc.) during their production life. The specifications given here are representative and should be used for general comparison only.
General Information For The IP29
Island Packet 29
The Island Packet 29 combines all the features and benefits that have made the entire Island Packet line one of the most popular and respected among today's cruising sailor : spirited performance with exceptional seakeeping and safety, spacious accommodations that invite living aboard, and quality that reflects both the high standards of the owner and builder. A true benchmark for cruising sailboats, the IP29 has proven itself capable and comfortable in thousands of miles of both ocean cruising and gunkholing.
- from the factory brochure
Documentation For The IP29
Spec & Price List
Specifications For The IP29
23 US gal
45 US gal
14 US gal
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Running Rigging For The IP29
1/8x30 7x7 wire
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Standing Rigging For The IP29
Scale Reading Below 50 F
Scale Reading 50 F to 80 F
Scale Reading Above 80 F
Aft Lower Stays
Fwd Lower Stays
IMPORTANT : These are MAXIMUM (not to exceed) rigging tensions as measured using the indicated Loos gauges
Check tensions after initial setup of the rigging and after any subsequent adjustments.
Gauge readings may vary from stay to stay of the same type but none should exceed the maximum scale readings listed.
Please visit the Loos website for more information about the PT-2 and PT-3 gauges.
If you are not familiar with the process for tuning your rig please contact a qualified rigger in your area.