1976 Alajuela 38 Mark II For Sale

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Stock #201846 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1976
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Alajuela
Category:
Sloop/Sloop Sailboat
Model:
38 Mark II
Length (LOA):
38'
Beam:
11' 6"
Draft:
67"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
201846
Location:
Long Beach, California
Status:
Available
Generator:
Yes
Reason for Selling:
An injury is preventing owner from sailing.
Sailboat Details
Gennaker:
2017
Staysail:
2016
Main Sail:
2015
Storm Jib:
2013
Genoa:
2012
Spinnaker Pole:
Standing Rigging:
Traveler:
Backstay:
Boom:
Forestay:
Mast:
Rigging Hardware:
Running Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
"Boat was new in 2018!! ONLY the hull and engine were made in 1976. EVERYTHING else was completed in 2018!!"

Polaris has a very interesting history. Her hull and engine was fabricated in 1976 but she sat completely empty, literally only the motor installed, for 39 years in a dry boatyard under a shelter. Then in September of 2015, the current owner bought her and, using only the best materials, has spent...more

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1976 Alajuela 38 Mark II Sloop Sailboat in Long Beach, California

Stock #201846

Polaris has a very interesting history. Her hull and engine was fabricated in 1976 but she sat completely empty, literally only the motor installed, for 39 years in a dry boatyard under a shelter. Then in September of 2015, the current owner bought her and, using only the best materials, has spent the last four years bringing her to life! His dream was to circumnavigate the globe and he needed a rock-solid boat. In August 2018 she set sail for the very first time. She had never even been in the water before. If it was not for a physical injury, the owner would not be seller her. He would be out sailing the world. But this presents a fantastic opportunity for you to enjoy the fruits of his labor.

As you can imagine, the list of all the things the owner has done is quite extensive. If fact, it is 5 pages long, single-spaced! (Photos of this list are here in this listing ad)
When you walk up to the boat you are immediately impressed with the crisp colors of the hull and deck. This is because the paint is of high quality and done in 2018. The Teak wood toe rail and cockpit grating are glossy and impressive. The deck was painted bright white with non-slip deck paint. The deck has high bulwarks, a draining gas lazarette and wide bridge deck leading to the companionway.

The salon is covered with beautiful Teak planks. This really does give the inside space a nice comfortable feel. The full galley is to starboard and has the machinery space behind the steps. The navigation table is a good size and is to port. There are two single berths to sit, hang out or sleep. There is plenty of natural light for the companionway and portholes during the day and lights above for night time. There is plenty of storage all throughout the salon.

The forward stateroom and has enough Teak for sink less well main boat! This part of the boat is so well done it is hard to describe. The bed cushions are in great shape and very comfortable. There is plenty of room to sleep, dress and move around. You do not get a sense of being cramped in this cabin. The head is inside the cabin's privacy door and is also roomy and nicely laid out for functionality.

The engine is diesel, has 40 horsepower with only 75 hours of use. This is the original engine from the manufacturer but the owner has carefully gone through the engine and has upgraded a key part that has made it even more reliable. There is also a diesel generator, an extra 12-gallon fuel tank (82 gallons of fuel total) and a power inverter. Transmission is an Aque-drive System 14000 Series.

There is also an aft 100W solar panel connected permanently to the engine battery to keep it ready in the event that engine power is needed. The owner has redone all the electric wiring, battery disconnect switches and installed three digital battery conditioning meters.

This boat is loaded with everything you would need for long week trips or months on end. This is one of those boats that you have to come to see it to really appreciate. She is ready for a historic adventure!

(You can find a list of upgrades and work the owner has done over the last 4 years in the photo section of this listing.)

Information On Condition

Everything on this boat is in good condition because, with the exception of the hull and engine, everything is only a few years old and has not been used much.

The hull is old but for the first 39 years has sat in dry storage under a shelter. The hulls paint is only two years old.

The engine is in good shape and only has 75 hours on the hour meter.

The engine injectors and injector pump have been cleaned and tuned. The engine oil and filters have been changed. The alternator has been replaced with a new that has a 150 amp capacity. The older bronze water pump has been replaced with a modern stainless steel pump; All the engine belts and the seawater intake strainer has been replaced. The small cooler cylinder has been replaced with a new stainless steel cylinder to be efficient. There are many more upgrades that the seller has ...

Approximate boat location: Long Beach, California

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Basic Details
Year:
1976
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Alajuela
Category:
Sloop/Sloop Sailboat
Model:
38 Mark II
Length (LOA):
38'
Hours:
75
(as of 1/31/2020)
Stock #:
201846
Location:
Long Beach, California
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1976
Brand:
Isuzu
Model:
Pisces-40
Hours:
75
(as of 1/31/2020)
Size:
40 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
82 gals
Propeller:
Bronze
Cruising Speed:
10 mph
Fuel Consump.:
1 gals/hour @ Max
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Bilge Pump:
Bulk Heads:
Rudder:
Water Pump:
Maximum Engine RPM:
3000
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
3
Water Tanks:
2x Stainless 30 Gallon Tanks
Date Impellers Replaced:
2018
Date Of Engine Service:
2018
Sanitary Tank:
20 Gallons
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
2 (82 Gallon Total)
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
38'
Length at Water:
32' 7"
Beam:
11' 6"
Max. Draft:
67"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Weight:
27,000 lbs
Bridge Clearance:
40'
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Radar Reflector Ball:
VHF Antenna:
Masthead Light::
Navigation Lights:
Navionics:
Compass:
X3
Autopilot:
Windvane
VHF:
Unidem UM 380 Radio
Wind Instrument:
Clipper
Deck Features
Bench Seat:
Bow Pulpit:
Bow Rail:
Cleats - Fixed:
Cockpit Drainage System:
Cockpit Seating:
Storage:
Winch Handles:
Windlass:
Windlass Locker:
Deck Hatch:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Carbon Monoxide Detector:
Grab Rails:
ElectricalElec. Components
Shore Power:
Shore Power Cord:
Shower Sump Pump:
Solar Panel:
Speedometer:
USB Port:
Water Heater:
110v AC Outlets:
12 V DC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Alternator:
Battery Switch:
Battery Tender:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Deck Lighting:
Horn:
Hour Meter:
Inverter:
Night Lighting:
Number Of Batteries:
3
Sails
Gennaker:
2017
Staysail:
2016
Main Sail:
2015
Storm Jib:
2013
Genoa:
2012
Rigging
Spinnaker Pole:
Standing Rigging:
Traveler:
Backstay:
Boom:
Forestay:
Mast:
Rigging Hardware:
Running Rigging:
Winches - Manual:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
8
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
4
# Berths:
4
Water Capacity:
60 gals
Waste Capacity:
20 gals
Generator:
Yes
(Yanmar L40 Diesel - 4 HP)
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Carpet:
Companionway:
Countertops:
Forward Stateroom:
Hanging Locker:
Head:
Nav Station:
Port Holes:
Pressurized Water System:
Shower:
Ice Box:
Stove / Oven:
Propane Tanks:
X2
V Berth:
Double
Refrigerator:
12V DC/120V AC
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Full Keel
Exterior Color:
White/blue
Interior Color:
Teak Wood
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
Lazarette /garage:
Stored Inside:
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