1983 Contest 35 For Sale

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Boat Details

Year:
1983
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
35
Length (LOA):
34' 11"
Beam:
11' 7"
Draft:
74"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
316598
Location:
Status:
Available
Storage Status:
In the water††
Reason for Selling:
No longer sailing.
Sailboat Details
Main Sail:
Dodger:
Covers - Sail:
Main
Roller Furling Jib:
130 Genoa
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Standing Rigging:
Sloop Rig:
Sheet Roller Cars:
Running Rigging:
Mast:
Lifelines:
Boom:
Backstay:
"Recently refitted 1983 CONTEST 35, a very spacious and comfortable performance cruiser!"

Don't miss out on this 1983 Contest 35! The European hull was built in the Netherlands. The seller has taken great pride in maintaining the hull, engine and internals. After a lifetime of sailing different vessels, he is finally ready to part with sailing and move on to new adventures.

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1983 Contest 35 Cruiser in Clearwater, Florida

Stock #316598

Don't miss out on this 1983 Contest 35! The European hull was built in the Netherlands. The seller has taken great pride in maintaining the hull, engine and internals. After a lifetime of sailing different vessels, he is finally ready to part with sailing and move on to new adventures.

The vessel has a newer mainsail (fully battened), newer backstay with HF insulators, newer forestay, updated running rigging throughout, updated lifelines, newer hydrovane self-steering, new LED tricolor, two newer 200w solar panels, newer 2000w pure sine inverter, newer victron 100/30 MPPT solar controller, newer victron color control monitor, newer A/C distribution panel, newer Raymarine depth sounder, two new bilge pumps and much more.

The vessel has existing icom 802 HF transceiver, DC distribution panel, port/starboard shrouds, feathering prop, Yanmar 39 HP with 700 hours, 130% jib and binnacle with compass and throttle controls.

The vessel also has been refurbished with a reaching pole, 6 winches, cockpit emergency bilge pump, Furlex roller reefing. The Jabsco marine head has been rebuilt, along with galley FW foot pump. The 3 12v/100Ah AGM batteries have been replaced. The cabin has been re-lamped with LED bulbs.
Includes a Viking four man life-raft.

This vessel is ready for the blue water!

Please check out all existing photos and videos.

Please call, text, and/or email with any questions about the unit.

Information On Condition

The vessel is in better than expected condition. The seller is a very experienced sailor and has maintained the vessel over the years owning it. Please reach out with any questions and make sure you check out all the photos.

Approximate boat location: Clearwater, Florida


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Basic Details
Year:
1983
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
35
Length (LOA):
34' 11"
Hours:
700
(as of 12/11/2022)
(Log book of Maintenance)
Stock #:
316598
Location:
Storage Status:
In the water ††
(as of 12/11/2022)
(Boat Slip)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
2010
Brand:
Yanmar
Model:
3JH5E
Hours:
700
(as of 12/11/2022)
(Log book of Maintenance)
Size:
39 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
40 gals
Config.:
Inboard
Water Tanks:
Throttle/shift: Mech:
Rudder:
Bilge Pump:
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
34' 11"
Beam:
11' 7"
Min. Draft:
74"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Bridge Clearance:
57'
NavigationalNav. Equipment
VHF Speaker:
VHF Antenna:
VHF:
Horizon
Deck Features
Windlass:
Swim Ladder:
Cover - Helm:
Cockpit Seating:
Cleats - Fixed:
Bow Rail:
Anchor:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Liferaft:
High Bilge Water Alarm:
Not Installed
ElectricalElec. Components
Temp Gauge:
Tachometer:
Solar Panel:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Battery Switch:
AC Electric Panel:
12 V DC Outlets:
Batteries ( Number Of):
3
Sails
Main Sail:
Dodger:
Covers - Sail:
Main
Roller Furling Jib:
130 Genoa
Rigging
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Standing Rigging:
Sloop Rig:
Sheet Roller Cars:
Running Rigging:
Mast:
Lifelines:
Boom:
Backstay:
Accommodations & Passengers
# Cabins:
2
Sleep. Capacity:
6
# Berths:
4
Can Live Aboard:
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Washer/Dryer Hookup:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
V Berth:
Stove / Oven:
Stateroom - Aft:
Settees:
Nav Station:
Mirror:
Ice Box:
Head:
Dinette:
Cabinets:
Cabin Lighting:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Fin Keel With Skeg
Exterior Color:
White
Interior Color:
White, Wood
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