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1948 John G Alden 38 US ONE-DESIGN For Sale

Stock #157572 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1948
Type:
Sail
Brand:
John G Alden
Category:
Racer/Racer Sailboat
Model:
38 US ONE-DESIGN
Length (LOA):
38'
Beam:
7'
Draft:
64"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
157572
Location:
Port Sanilac, Michigan
(near Macomb)
Status:
Sold
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage††
Reason for Selling:
Not using
Sailboat Details
Storm Jib:
Winches:
6
Main Sail:
2 Dacron Main Sails
Genoa:
2 Dacron
Boom:
Roller Reefing Boom
Mast:
Alum
Recently Sold — Beachwood, NJ

1948 John G. Alden US one-design with full cabin. It is a 38' sloop oak frame with mahogany planking. The boat was fiberglassed and beautifully preserved.

Sellers grandad recently passed away, and this boat was his life. Seller is looking for a new owner that will love and cherish it as he di...more

1948 John G Alden 38 US ONE-DESIGN Racer Sailboat in Port Sanilac, Michigan

Stock #157572

1948 John G. Alden US one-design with full cabin. It is a 38' sloop oak frame with mahogany planking. The boat was fiberglassed and beautifully preserved.

Sellers grandad recently passed away, and this boat was his life. Seller is looking for a new owner that will love and cherish it as he did.

This is a VERY RARE find, only 30 made. Seller say's he knows of 6 that have been lost from not being maintained properly. There are 2 in a fleet at Marble Head Yacht club in Massachusetts and these are the only ones that seller knows of. She is in perfect sailing condition and only needs a new home..!

Hull Shape; Round chine, fin keel, lead ballast, attached rudder
Hull topside Construction; Singled planked mahogany with fiberglass overlay
Hull bottom Construction; Singled planked mahogany with fiberglass overlay and 3/8" epoxy bottom and fiberglass
Fastenings; Stainless Steel and silicon bronze
Frames; White oak 9-inch centers, double frames at keel
Stringers; Yellow Pine
Bulkheads; Wood planks, cedar and mahogany
Decks; Fiberglass reinforced plastic over planks and laminated mahogany carlins
Cabins; Molded with deck
Transom; Planked with fiberglass overlay

Information On Condition

Current owner (2nd Owner) say's his 1948 JOHN G ALDEN 38 US ONE-DESIGN is in "Very Good Overall Condition"

As received from the current owner;
Oak frame with mahogany planking
Fiberglassed and beautifully preserved
Is in perfect sailing condition
Is currently shrink-wrapped


***I have not inspected this vessel in person. Pictures and details have been provided by the owner, please do not hesitate to contact me with any specific questions, to submit an offer, or schedule a showing***

Approximate boat location: Port Sanilac, Michigan


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Basic Details
Year:
1948
Type:
Sail
Brand:
John G Alden
Category:
Racer/Racer Sailboat
Model:
38 US ONE-DESIGN
Length (LOA):
38'
Hours:
--
Stock #:
157572
Location:
Port Sanilac, Michigan
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage ††
(as of 8/28/2018)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1948
Brand:
Gray Marine
Model:
G44BW
Size:
52 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
18 gals
Propeller:
Nibral
Config.:
Inboard
Bilge Blower:
Ballast:
Lead
Bilge Pump:
Attwood
Fuel Tank:
Alum
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
38'
Length at Water:
24'
Beam:
7'
Max. Draft:
64"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Weight:
6,500 lbs
Deck Features
Bow Pulpit:
Stainless Steel
ElectricalElec. Components
Alternator:
Tach:
Volt Meter:
Water Temp Gauge:
Number Of Batteries:
1 12-volt
Sails
Storm Jib:
Winches:
6
Main Sail:
2 Dacron Main Sails
Genoa:
2 Dacron
Winches
2 #17 Stainless Steel, self tailing, Barient primary cockpit sheet winches

2 #10 Stainless Steel, Barient secondary cockpit sheet winches

2 #1 Bronze Wilcox mast wire winches
Rigging
Boom:
Roller Reefing Boom
Mast:
Alum
Accommodations & Passengers
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Countertops:
Off White Laminate
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Alden Associates / Carl Alberg
Hull Material:
Mahogany
Hull Shape:
Round Chine
Exterior Color:
Red
Interior Color:
Color Coordinated
Keel Stepped:
Tiller Steering:
Bottom Paint:
VC-17
Keel Type:
Fin
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