36' steel sailboat, Cape Horn vet

over 3 years ago
36' steel sailboat, Cape Horn vet
Price
$73,000.00
Brand
Cape Horn
Seller
pacifica
Available on
Cruiser Forum
Location
Aleutians
Description

Swain design cutter, twin keel (poured lead ballast), with low profile pilothouse and aluminum dodger.
36'loa x 30'lwl x 10'6"beam x 4'draft x ~20,000lbs disp.
Small, seaworthy centre cockpit.
Launched 1994, professionally welded, flame-sprayed (metallized) and epoxy-coated with sprayed insulating foam (1 1/2 to 2").
Isomat spars, Port Townsend/Carol Hasse sails (2010), Andersen winches, Isuzu C240, 4cyl 50 hp diesel engine.
Keel cooling (in skeg) and quiet muffled dry exhaust.
Fab-all (Sigmar) diesel heater and engine 'bus'-type heater.
Weatherly offshore passage-maker and a handy coastal cruiser. Proven in gales and calms.
Recently returned home to Vancouver Island after a 3 year, 24,000 mile circuit in the Pacific from BC to Mexico, Cape Horn , Polynesia,and the Aleutians.
Easily and frequently beached for maintenance or security (in drying lagoons).
Fast passagemaker : 18 days from Cabo San Lucas to Hilo,Hawaii; 2300 miles; and 17 days on the wind from Galapagos to Easter Island, 2100 miles. 3600 miles in 33 days in very light conditions from Juan Fernandez to Mangareva
A safe boat : full perimeter stainless steel railings for real offshore security, and a securely latched aluminum companionway door.
Our family has had many excellent adventures on this boat, with no mishaps, through cold and heat, greybeards and williwaws.
Whose turn for adventure next?
$73,000
(photos from southern Chile/Patagonia)