1978 Acapulco 40 For Sale

Stock #229516 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1978
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
40
Length (LOA):
39' 9"
Beam:
12' 11"
Draft:
66"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
229516
Location:
Status:
Sold
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage††
Reason for Selling:
Purchased house
Sailboat Details
Staysail:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Reefing Mainsail:
Genoa:
Downhaul:
Dodger:
Covers - Sail:
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Sheet Roller Cars:
Mast:
Forestay:
Chain Plates:
Boom Vang:
Boom:
Blocks:
Backstay:
Recently Sold — Gig Harbor, WA

If you are looking for a Bluewater cruiser or a spacious liveaboard you've found it with this Acapulco 40!

It's time to stop dreaming and start living - You always talked about casting off and sailing along coastal waters.

This 1978 Acapulco 40 Cutter Rigged Sloop is a proven Bluewat...more

1978 Acapulco 40 Cutter in San Diego, California

Stock #229516

If you are looking for a Bluewater cruiser or a spacious liveaboard you've found it with this Acapulco 40!

It's time to stop dreaming and start living - You always talked about casting off and sailing along coastal waters.

This 1978 Acapulco 40 Cutter Rigged Sloop is a proven Bluewater cruiser.

The Acapulco 40 sailboat design is infamous as noted during a 20-year cruise and written about in Ed Atkin's book; One Wave At A Time.

Built-in 1978 with an interior that shows a quality and pride wood joinery that is classy and functional for a vessel of its age.

Below deck, the main cabin includes a large and well laid out galley for easy access from the helm or adjacent dinette.

To the port is a navigation station and liner bunks for the crew.

Forward is a spacious main cabin with a queen-sized bed and ample locker storage for gear and sails.

Roomy head with shower in the bow.

The engine room is easily accessible below floorboards.

(2) 250 watt Solar with blue sky 3024 IL controller and multifunction display; 440 amp hour battery bank

Information On Condition

Seller reports engine has been serviced in 2015

Main, furling Genoa, staysail & drifter

6ft in headroom below deck.

Outboard motor mount and sideboard ladder for dock or on anchor.

Newer (2017) Raymarine I-70 wind depth and speed transducer and display; Icom VHF and autopilot.

Solar panels with newer Lithium Batteries

Combination dodger & Bimini - port side is torn

Refurbished in 2015: Chainplates replaced, Mast and all hardware removed and reinstalled, painted awl grip, Hull stripped to bare glass and painted Awl Grip, Deck painted Awl Grip, bottom stripped to bare glass, sealed and barrier coated with a ceramic coat, Copper coat anti-fouling, New thru-hulls, seacocks, and sea strainers, Cutlass, Bronze shaft packing gland, Stainless steel lifelines and stanchions, Custom engine hoist and wind generator/radar mount, New bow pulpit and sprit Recen...

Approximate boat location: San Diego, California


If you're in the Chula Vista, Oceanside, Escondido, or Carlsbad areas, please use the form on this page to let me know what you're looking for and I'll get back with you today about any other cutter sailboat / sloop options we have locally that may meet your needs.

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Basic Details
Year:
1978
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Category:
Model:
40
Length (LOA):
39' 9"
Hours:
--
Stock #:
229516
Location:
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage ††
(as of 12/7/2020)
(in water at marina slip)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1978
Brand:
Universal
Model:
M-35
Size:
30 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
120 gals
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Throttle/shift: Mech:
Rudder:
Macerator:
Bilge Pump:
Starting Type:
Electric
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
2-60 Gallon
Date Of Engine Service:
2015
Holding Tanks:
1-15gallon
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
39' 9"
Length at Water:
30'
Beam:
12' 11"
Min. Draft:
66"
Weight:
22,500 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
VHF Antenna:
VHF:
Navigation Lights:
Masthead Light::
Compass:
Autopilot:
Deck Features
Windlass:
Swim Ladder:
Rod Holders:
Propane Tanks:
Compartment Storage:
Cockpit Table:
Cockpit Seating:
Cleats - Fixed:
Bow Rail:
Bimini:
Anchor Rode:
Anchor Locker:
Anchor:
ElectricalElec. Components
Water Temp Gauge:
Tachometer:
Solar Panel:
Shower Sump Pump:
Shore Power Cord:
Shore Power:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
GFI Outlets:
Courtesy Lights:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Battery Switch:
AC Electric Panel:
12 V DC Outlets:
110v AC Outlets:
Sails
Staysail:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Reefing Mainsail:
Genoa:
Downhaul:
Dodger:
Covers - Sail:
Rigging
Winches - Manual:
Traveler:
Sheet Roller Cars:
Mast:
Forestay:
Chain Plates:
Boom Vang:
Boom:
Blocks:
Backstay:
Accommodations & Passengers
# Cabins:
1
# Berths:
3
Can Live Aboard:
Water Capacity:
200 gals
Waste Capacity:
15 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
Yes
(10000 BTU)
Non-Smoking:
Stove / Oven:
Stateroom - Forward:
Shower:
Settee:
Salon:
Pressurized Water System:
Port Holes:
Nav Station:
Mirror:
Ice Box:
Heat:
Head:
Hanging Locker:
Freezer:
Dinette:
Cabinets:
Cabin Lighting:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Monohull
Exterior Color:
White
Interior Color:
Tan
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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