1977 Downeaster 38 For Sale

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Boat Details

Year:
1977
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
38
Length (LOA):
38' (11.58m)
Beam:
12'
Draft:
59"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
290774
Location:
Fernandina Beach, Florida
(near Jacksonville)
Status:
Available
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage††
Sailboat Details
Storm Main:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Main Sail:
Staysail:
Roller Furling
Covers - Sail:
Main
Jib:
85% Roller Furling
Genoa:
101%
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Standing Rigging:
Running Rigging:
Mast:
Lifelines:
Lazy Jacks:
Cutter Rig:
Chain Plates:
Boom:
Backstay:
"This vessel sails beautifully and is designed for 15 to 20 knots of wind; she is a sturdy and spacious ship and can be sailed without crew."

This Downeaster Cutter Cruiser has been owned and operated by a USCG licensed Captain for 11 years and has been significantly restored/upgraded over the past 18 months. This vessel sails beautifully and is designed for 15 to 20 knots of wind; she is a sturdy and spacious ship and can be sailed witho...more

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1977 Downeaster 38 - #1

This Downeaster Cutter Cruiser has been owned and operated by a USCG licensed Captain for 11 years and has been significantly restored/upgraded over the past 18 months. This vessel sails beautifully and is designed for 15 to 20 knots of wind; she is a sturdy and spacious ship and can be sailed without crew.

Repowered with Yanmar 3JH40 Common Rail diesel engine (40 HP). Transmission, shaft, cutlass bearing and prop (pitch adjusted to the engine), engine controls and monitoring, raw water strainer and secondary fuel filter were replaced.

Five sails are included in the boat sale. All in very good condition with great shape, the owner confirms. One main, a storm Main, 101% Genoa (furling system 2012), 85% Jib (altered for furling), and a Stay Sail (furling system 2022); all sails have been maintained, the main sail was fully battened in 2021.

Information On Condition

The seller states things not working are quickly taken care of and systems are working.

The list of maintenance, upgrades, and improvements is extensive and will be made available to seriously interested parties by email.

Among them are the electrical system has been rewired (2022); new panels, consolidation and removal of old wiring systems; wiring brought up to maritime code.

New cabin lights and wiring (2021).

Approximate boat location: Fernandina Beach, Florida


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Basic Details
Year:
1977
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
38
Length (LOA):
38' (11.58m)
Hours:
--
Stock #:
290774
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage ††
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Brand:
Yanmar
Model:
3JH40
Size:
40 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
75 gals
Propeller:
Bronze
Config.:
Inboard
Water Tanks:
Fuel Injected:
Bilge Pump:
Rudder:
Keel Hung
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
4
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
38'
Beam:
12'
Min. Draft:
59"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Weight:
19,500 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
VHF Antenna:
VHF:
Navigation Lights:
Masthead Light::
Compass:
Deck Features
Helm Wheel:
Dinghy Lift:
Cover - Helm:
Cockpit Seating:
Bow Rail:
Bimini:
Anchor Rode:
Anchor:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Grab Rails:
Fire Suppression:
ElectricalElec. Components
Horn:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Battery Switch:
Sails
Storm Main:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Main Sail:
Staysail:
Roller Furling
Covers - Sail:
Main
Jib:
85% Roller Furling
Genoa:
101%
Rigging
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Standing Rigging:
Running Rigging:
Mast:
Lifelines:
Lazy Jacks:
Cutter Rig:
Chain Plates:
Boom:
Backstay:
Accommodations & Passengers
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
2
# Berths:
1
Can Live Aboard:
Water Capacity:
100 gals
Waste Capacity:
35 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
Yes
(Mermaid 16K BTU)
Washer/Dryer Hookup:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Stove:
Stateroom - Forward:
Sink - Galley:
Shower:
Refrigerator:
Nav Station:
Microwave:
Head:
Freezer:
Cabin Lighting:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Long Keel
Exterior Color:
White, Blue
Interior Color:
White, Wood
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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