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1971 Far East 31' Marine For Sale

$35,000
Stock #211644 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1971
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Far East
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
31' Marine
Length (LOA):
30' 8"
Beam:
9' 9"
Draft:
44"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
211644
Location:
Moore Haven, Florida
(near Lehigh Acres)
Status:
Available
Reason for Selling:
No time to Sail. Time to go ashore
Sailboat Details
Genoa:
Main Sail:
Covers - Sail:
Backstay:
Blocks:
Boom:
Forestay:
Rigging Hardware:
Running Rigging:
Standing Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
Mast:
Wood (spruce)
"31' Far East Mariner, Fully refit 2016-2017. Ready to SAIL AWAY!"

The is a yacht to be sailed only by a very experienced captain. This Far East 31' Marine was built 1971 in Yokosuka, Japan (full ReFit 2016-2017), and is located in Fort Myers, FL.

When you step aboard this yacht, you take a step onto history. The stories she could tell! The website link to t...more

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1971 Far East 31' Marine Ketch Sailboat in Moore Haven, Florida

Stock #211644

The is a yacht to be sailed only by a very experienced captain. This Far East 31' Marine was built 1971 in Yokosuka, Japan (full ReFit 2016-2017), and is located in Fort Myers, FL.

When you step aboard this yacht, you take a step onto history. The stories she could tell! The website link to the Blog that covers some of her voyages is listed at the bottom of this description.

The MARINER 31 was the first fiberglass hull built by Far East Yachts. The decks and cabin trunk were of plywood covered with fiberglass.

Construction: GRP Hull, Plywood Deck, Spruce Spars
Ketch Rigged, Long Keel, Cutaway Forefoot

Steering is worm drive and all looks in good condition
Heavy mahogany and brass steering wheel.

Per seller:
Hull is solid fiberglass with matt and woven to the highest standards. Hull has been insulated inside and painted. Hull exterior is in good condition, with no evidence of damage from grounding, Rudder is wood and in good condition. The mast has approximately 14 coats of varnish on her.

Cutlass bearing is tight, 2 Blade propeller in good condition, Stainless driveshaft about 1"
Decks are fiberglass covered marine plywood
Cabin sides are fiberglass covered 1" marine plywood
Coamings: African Mahogany
Cockpit: Marine plywood with Teak planking over
Bowsprit: Spruce with stainless steel catwalk
Interior: Philippine Mahogany in good condition

All Dacron Sails in good condition:
Genoa
Working jib
Mainsail
Mizzen

Sail Area (reported): 482.00 ft2
Draft (max): 3.67 ft
Displacement: 11,500 lb
Ballast: 5,000 lb
Hull Speed 6.8 knots
Builder: Far East Yachts (Japan)

This is a nicely appointed yacht finished in the Herreshoff Style, well-crafted Mahogany woodwork inside and out. Nice roomy main cabin with lots of storage.

Autopilot: Raymarine SPX5
Self-Steering: Sailomat 601

Electronics:
Raymarine i50 In-Hull Depth Sounder
Icom M402 VHF
Garmin GPS76CX
4 Solar Panels for a total of 280 W
4 Trojan T-105s House Bank

Anchoring:
35 lb CQR
20 lb Collapsible Danforth
15 lb Bruce

This yacht has had an amazing, extensive journey to Panama and up to New York with many numerous stops along the way. Check out the Blogspot of her journey and more details of her at:
http://jumbleventures.blogspot.com/2014/10/

Information On Condition

Nice condition, no noticed issues inside or out. Bottom is clean and appears good for another season.

Boat was restored fully in 2016 through 2017. And she shows how well that work was done.

Call us today to climb aboard this classic.

Approximate boat location: Moore Haven, Florida


We have several active listings for Bayliner, Maxum, Trophy, and Meridian. If you're in the Port St. Lucie, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres, or Fort Myers 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 ketch sailboat / cruiser options we have locally that may meet your needs.

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Basic Details
Year:
1971
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Far East
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
31' Marine
Length (LOA):
30' 8"
Hours:
--
Stock #:
211644
Location:
Moore Haven, Florida
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Brand:
Beta
Model:
Beta(kubota) D902
Size:
25 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
30 gals
Propeller:
Bronze Mix
Cruising Speed:
6 mph
Maximum Speed:
6 mph
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Rudder:
Throttle/shift: Mech:
Water Tanks:
Bilge Pump:
Fuel Injected:
Holding Tanks:
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
1
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
30' 8"
Length at Water:
28' 8"
Beam:
9' 9"
Min. Draft:
44"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Bridge Clearance:
34'
Displacement:
12,000 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Covers - Display:
GPS / Plotter:
Masthead Light::
Navigation Lights:
VHF:
VHF Antenna:
Deck Features
Anchor:
Anchor Locker:
Anchor Rode:
Cleats - Fixed:
Compartment Storage:
Rub Rails:
Sea Cocks:
Steering Wheel:
Transom - Closed:
Bow Pulpit:
Bow Rail:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Horn:
ElectricalElec. Components
110v AC Outlets:
12 V DC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Battery Switch:
Battery Tender:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Shore Power:
Shore Power Cord:
Shower Sump Pump:
Solar Panel:
Tachometer:
Number Of Batteries:
3
Sails
Genoa:
Main Sail:
Covers - Sail:
Rigging
Backstay:
Blocks:
Boom:
Forestay:
Rigging Hardware:
Running Rigging:
Standing Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
Mast:
Wood (spruce)
Accommodations & Passengers
# Cabins:
2
Sleep. Capacity:
4
# Berths:
2
Can Live Aboard:
Water Capacity:
60 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Dinette:
Hanging Locker:
Head:
Nav Station:
Port Holes:
Pressurized Water System:
Salon:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
C. Oberly
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Displacement
Exterior Color:
White / Tan
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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