1968 Morgan 34 $15,000

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1968 Morgan 34                         $15,000
Buddy Davis
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Engine/Fuel Type:
Located in:
Marinette, WIHull Material:
Escapade is a classic Morgan 34.
Her beautiful lines regularly draw comments.
She is a full keel centerboarder.
With her board up, her shallow draft (3 3) allows her to sneak into any bay.
With her board down (7 9) and full keel, she points high and tracks straight.
Her large cockpit makes her a great daysailer.
And, she has room below for one couple or a small family on an extended cruise and two couples for the weekend.
Always a fresh water boat, she has been maintained and upgraded through the years by her few owners.
She sails well to her PHRF
she is a past winner of the Trans-Winnebago Race
and is a safe and sea kindly cruiser.
She is sail ready.Asking Price
$15,000.00Full SpecificationsBoat Name
34 0
10 0
24 9
Min. Draft:
3 3 (board up)
Max. Draft:
7 9 (board down)Displacement:
12,500 lbs.
5,000 lbs. (approx.)
Sail Area:
550 sq. ft. (main & 100% fore triangle)Mast Height above DWL:
44 9Headroom, Main Cabin:
6 3Engines and Drive Train
Total Power:
27 HPEngine 1:Engine Brand:
1999 Yanmar 3GM30F
Engine Type:
Engine/Fuel Type:
3 Blade
Engine Power:
27 HP
Drivetrain Overhaul in 2013:
Pull And Test Propeller Shaft
Install Flexible Coupling
Install PSS Dripless Shaft Seal
Replace Cutless BearingFuel Tank Overhaul in 2012:
Remove and Clean Fuel Tank
Install Custom Fabricated SS Access PlatesTanks
Fresh Water Tanks:
1 (30 GAL, stainless steel)Fuel Tanks:
1 (approx. 24 GAL, Monel)
Holding Tanks:
1 (10 GAL, plastic)Walkthrough & Accommodations V-Berth.
Front V-berth is full length, wide and comfortable.
Cabin lights for each berth and shelves run the length of each berth.Head.
Moving aft to port is the enclosed head.
Original recirculating head and tank were replaced with new Jabsco toilet, hoses and holding tank in 2002.
Cabinet sliding doors replaced with smoked grey Plexiglas.
Sink hand pump needs rebuild.
Rebuild kit included.Hanging Locker.
Across from head is large hanging locker.Saloon.
Original wood grained formica has been painted with Brightside off white.
Walnut trim is oiled.
Main bulkhead covered with trimmed beadboard.
Saloon has dinette to port, which converts to double berth.
Storage is found under two dinette seats, outboard of dinette and in large storage shelf area above and outboard of dinette.
Storage sliding doors replaced with smoked grey Plexiglas.
New cabinet with new 110 volt circuit breaker panel,
VHF radio, stereo, ipod holder, 110 V outlet and three 12 volt outlets installed in storage shelf area.
Dinette table covered with new formica to match galley counter.
Galley is to starboard.
Large storage cabinet to outboard.
Cabinet doors replaced with smoked grey Plexiglas.
Pressurized alcohol stove and oven replaced with Origo gimbaled two burner stove and cabinet with three drawers for cutlery, plates, cups and other storage.
When not in use, stove lowers for cutting board.
Ice box rebuilt and insulated with 4 layers of insulation yielding a R28 value.
Ice box drain moved from bilge to sink.
Countertop covered with new formica.
Fynnspray traditional galley pump (used) installed at sink.
Not working.
Rebuild kit included.
Foot pump installed with y-valve to pump fresh water to sink (through Fynnspray) or to drain ice box.
All freshwater hoses throughout boat replaced in 2003.Quarter Berths.
Full length quarter berths to port and starboard.Electrical
12 Volt System
2 deep-cycle marine batteries
110 Volt AC System.
Complete rebuild in 2006:
All wiring replaced with type three tinned wire.
Galvanic isolator installed.
Charles 5000 series electronic battery charger installed.
New circuit breaker panel installed.
GFCI outlets installed.
50 ft. shore power cord (poor condition)Electronics
ST3000 Wheel Drive Autopilot included with sale but not installed.
Standard Log and Depth Sounder.
Original instruments.
Depth sounder does not register deeper than about 35 ft.
Autohelm ST30 Wind Instrument.
AM/FM stereo/CD Player.
No radio antennas.
CD player not working.
iPod holder with wired auxiliary input to stereo.
Two cabin speakers.
Cockpit speakers not working.Rig, Sails and Sail Handling Equipment
New Mast,
Standing Rigging and Mast Step in 2003
MK1 Reefing/Furling System
Retractable Lazy Jacks with Integrated On Boom Sail Pack (Sailrite) Mainsail Cover.
Spinnaker Pole
Two Barient Model 24 Two-Speed Genoa Winches
Two Barient Model 10 Single Speed Spinnaker Winches
One Barient Model 10 Single-Speed Cabin Top Halyard Winch
Two Single Speed Halyard Winches on Mast
Mainsail with two reef points.
New in about 2002.
Good condition.
150% Genoa.
Age unknown.
Good condition.
125% Genoa.
Age unknown.
Serviceable condition.
110% Genoa.
Age unknown.
Like new condition.
Boom Vang
Slab Mainsail Reefing
Spinnaker Pole Topping Lift and Down Haul
One Headsail Halyard
One Spinnaker Halyard
Two Mainsail Halyards
Mainsail Topping Lift
Two Snatch Blocks
Genoa and Spinnaker Sheets
Winch Handles
Davis Windex (Needs Installation)Deck Equipment and Hull
Interlux 2000 Barrier Coating applied 2003
Centerboard Overhaul in 2014:o
Repaired and Fairedo
Epoxy coated and VC 17o
Centerboard Pennant Inspected and Repairedo
Stuffing Box Hose and Packing Replaced
Custom Anchor Bow Rollers Installed 2012
Custom Swim Step and Ladder
New Cockpit Cushions in 2010, Phifertex Fabric Over Dry Fast Reticulated Foam
Rudder Post Stuffing Box Packing replaced in 2014
All Deck Teak (Excluding Cockpit Grating) Refinished with Sikkens Cetol 2014
Danforth anchor with 3-strand nylon anchor rode
3 Fenders
Lifesling (case in poor condition)
Teak Cockpit Grating
PlasDECK on Main Hatch and Aft Locker Cover
Sunbrella Pedastal Cover
Custom Winter Polypropylene Tarp and Frame (Tarp in working condition, needs repairs at end of each season)