Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 17-05-2011, 10:57   #16
Marine Service Provider
captsam54's Avatar

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Somewhere in the Caribbean
Boat: Custom 70' Sportfish
Posts: 338
Re: Albin Ballad 30

I am sure we all would like to see pictures, description, and location etc.. thx..

Professional Captain.. 100 ton power sail tow since 1984 STCW, TWIC, and MMI
captsam54 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2012, 10:10   #17
Registered User

Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 1
Re: Albin Ballad 30

I have a 1978 Albin Ballad 30 that needs to be repowered (the original MD7A is shot). if you have expereinece repowering your boat please let me know what engine you went to and what the rework of the mounting entailed.

Amelnick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 27-01-2012, 11:31   #18
Registered User

Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: TEXAS
Boat: Albin Ballad 30 "SIPANGO"
Posts: 6
Images: 1
Re: Albin Ballad 30

Beta 16 with about a 2" block riser, great deal and turn key,,,,almost. Fits good and is way better then the Volvo it replaced.

Cran is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29-08-2015, 11:16   #19
Registered User

Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: South Carolina/Minorca
Boat: Albin, Ballad, 30'/Gulfstar 60'
Posts: 5
Re: Albin Ballad 30

A friend and I rebuilt a Ballad a few years ago, and I've been cruising and living aboard since then. I yanked the Volvo and stuck in a Yanmar 2GM, saving around 100 pounds. Runs like a clock. Solid boat.

sailpony is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale: Albin Vega 27 Bill NH Classifieds Archive 8 22-08-2009 10:52
Albin Vega unbusted67 Monohull Sailboats 19 16-08-2009 04:12
27' Albin Vega for Sale in Fiji mcvouty Classifieds Archive 7 26-12-2008 12:49
Albin Vega 3 blade prop recommendations? Chief Engineer Propellers & Drive Systems 1 29-09-2008 08:16
Albin Vega 27 for sale Bill NH Classifieds Archive 0 14-09-2008 08:00

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:52.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.