Sandpiper is still for sell. Built in Taipei, Taiwan in 1978 for Hudson Enterprise Inc., Sandpiper is an exceptional example of an Art Defever designed aft cabin trawler. The 39 "Hudson Coaster" is heavily constructed of fiberglass with teak decks and trim. She has a forward V berth and head, spacious main saloon, and aft master cabin with queen berth and head. A single 120 Ford Lehman provides a cruising speed of 7 knots at just under 2 gph. She has been boathouse kept and is in Bristol condition. Located in Port Orchard, WA.
Galley/Saloon: Force-10, 3 burner range and oven, Kenmore 110v refrigerator, ice box, double stainless steel sink, microwave, lots of storage, port side settee, folding leaved table, starboard side helm station.
Deck Equipment: 12v Ideal Anchor windlass, Bruce 40llb anchor with 200? 5/16? chain, second danforth lunch hook, 2 salt water wash down pumps aft/fwd, several dock lines and fenders.
Electronics: Icom and Apelxo VHF radios, Furuno 1721 radar, Magellan GPS, 2 depth finders (fly bridge and main helm), 2 compasses (fly bridge and main helm), 2 CB radios.
Machinery: 120 Ford Lehman with just 4500 hours, velvet drive transmission (rebuilt in 2005), Westebeke 5kw Gen Set (822 hours), fresh water pressure pump (drinking), macerator toilet system pump (vacu flush head in aft cabin).
Tanks: 3 fuel tanks, 90 gal port side, 300 gal starboard side, and 50 gal aft day tank, 2 fresh water tanks, 200 gal port side and 175 gal aft, 40 gal black water.
Additional: 10? fiberglass dinghy with 9.9 hp Mercury, Sea Wise Davit system off stern, 8? fiberglass pram, bimini top and fly bridge canvas cover, Webasto, Red Dot and AC heaters.
Asking $78,500 (boathouse also available)