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1978 O'day 32 For Sale

$16,500
$14,500
Stock #240895 -
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$14,500
$16,500

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Boat Details

Year:
1978
Type:
Sail
Brand:
O'day
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
32
Length (LOA):
31' 5"
Beam:
10' 5"
Min. Draft:
39"
Max. Draft:
84"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
240895
Location:
Marathon, Florida
(near Homestead)
Status:
Available
Storage Status:
In the water††
Reason for Selling:
Bought another boat
Sailboat Details
Genoa:
Main Sail:
Roller Furling Main:
Boom:
Chain Plates:
Lifelines:
Mast:
Running Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
Boom Vang:
Mizzen Mast:
"This beautiful 1978 O'Day Ketch is Ready to Sail with 3 sails, a dinghy, and an electric motor!! Bring OFFERS now!!"

This beautiful 1978 O'Day 32 Ketch Center Cockpit is equipped with great sails, and she is ready for her new home!

There are a total of 5 sails in excellent condition, which includes 3 sails for the head, a 100% a 120% and a 150% Genoa. It has a roller furling. Mainsail is new, Mizzen sail ...more

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1978 O'day 32 Ketch Sailboat in Marathon, Florida

Stock #240895

This beautiful 1978 O'Day 32 Ketch Center Cockpit is equipped with great sails, and she is ready for her new home!

There are a total of 5 sails in excellent condition, which includes 3 sails for the head, a 100% a 120% and a 150% Genoa. It has a roller furling. Mainsail is new, Mizzen sail has never been risen. Other items included are Boom Vang, 2 Barrett and 2 speed sheet winches, Barrett Mizzen halyard winch, 2 Barrett main mass halyard winches, aluminum mast and boom.

The Aft Cabin has a locker on port side and second navigation station on the starboard. The V-birth is large with an overhead hatch for ventilation two prism lights for natural lighting and has 2 lockers, port and starboard side both capable of hanging clothing in.

The main salon has a folding table built in to port side (settee). Starboard side has a 120 volt refrigerator with navigation station built on top. It has an ice box that has been used for dry storage. The stove is propane, it is a two burner with an oven and works very proficiently.

Seller has an extra battery that he will throw in with all that as well.

SHE IS READY FOR OFFERS!!!

Information On Condition

She is in very good condition and a lot of work was already done! The center cockpit deck is delaminated and needs to be repaired. The cockpit needs to be re-fiberglassed, which is why the seller does not use the Mizzen. The Mizzen rests on a compression post through the deck of the cockpit. The compression post has been replaced.

The solar system has two panels, one of them still needs to be installed. It has a new controller for the solar system and a four-battery battery bank with one spare, one sitting to the side. All the batteries are less than a year old.

Frame for the dodger and bimini is there. The dodger needs to be rebuilt, and there is canvas material available for the dodger and bimini. The icebox needs a new compressor.

For navigation, there are many charts on board, and also a brand new Humminbird Helix 7 Chartplotter. VHF radio is also new and there is a handheld as well with a brand new Shakespeare antenna that needs to be installed.

The 120 volt breaker panel has been replaced with new wiring going to shore power plug. 12 volt DC panel has been half replaced, the original is still installed in boat, seller liked how it looked. Initially the seller wanted to rebuild it with original panels and keep them. On the Westerbeak engine, the injection pump has been replaced the injectors have been replaced. The diesel tank has been removed thoroughly cleaned, the platform underneath it has also been replaced. The water tank wa...

The bottom has been painted within the last 2 months. New zinc was installed and the prop cleaned.

Approximate boat location: Marathon, Florida


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Basic Details
Year:
1978
Type:
Sail
Brand:
O'day
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
32
Length (LOA):
31' 5"
Hours:
60
(as of 5/9/2021)
Stock #:
240895
Location:
Marathon, Florida
Storage Status:
In the water ††
(as of 5/9/2021)
(Anchored at Marathon, Florida)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1978
Brand:
Westerbeke Diesel
Hours:
60
(as of 5/9/2021)
Size:
30 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
26 gals
Cruising Speed:
6 mph
Config.:
Inboard
Rudder:
Throttle/shift: Mech:
Water Tanks:
Bilge Blower:
Holding Tanks:
Trolling Motor:
Bilge Pump:
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
4
Date Impellers Replaced:
2020
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
1
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
31' 5"
Beam:
10' 5"
Min. Draft:
39"
Max. Draft:
84"
Cockpit Location:
Center
Weight:
11,000 lbs
Bridge Clearance:
42' 6"
Displacement:
1,100 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Navionics:
VHF Antenna:
VHF Speaker:
GPS / Plotter:
Navigation Lights:
VHF:
Autopilot:
Helix Hummingbird 7
Deck Features
Bench Seat:
Beverage Holders:
Isinglass:
Bow Rail:
Sea Cocks:
Self Bailing Cockpit:
Anchor:
Anchor Locker:
Bimini:
Cleats - Fixed:
Compartment Storage:
Dinghy Lift:
Propane Tanks:
Steering Wheel:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Grab Rails:
Liferaft/dinghy:
Spotlight:
Sump Pump:
Fire Extinguisher:
Propane Storage Locker:
ElectricalElec. Components
Battery Switch:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Fuse Panel:
Batteries:
Speedometer:
Stereo:
Water Heater:
110v AC Outlets:
12 V DC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Cockpit Accent Lighting:
Fuel Gauge:
Hour Meter:
Inverter:
Solar Panel:
Trolling Motor Batteries:
Sails
Genoa:
Main Sail:
Roller Furling Main:
Rigging
Boom:
Chain Plates:
Lifelines:
Mast:
Running Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
Boom Vang:
Mizzen Mast:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
6
# Cabins:
2
Sleep. Capacity:
2
# Berths:
3
Can Live Aboard:
Water Capacity:
40 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Cuddy Cabin:
Dinette:
Head:
Heat:
Mirror:
Port Holes:
Refrigerator:
Stateroom - Aft:
Stove / Oven:
Window Treatments:
V Berth:
Microwave:
Settee:
Shower:
Sink - Galley:
Stateroom - Forward:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
C. Raymond Hunt And Associates
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Keel/crbd
Exterior Color:
White
Interior Color:
Tan
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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