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1969 Ericson Sloop

17 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

Classic coastal cruiser with traditional lines, layout and sail plan. Sails like a dream. We have gone further on one tack than ever thought possible!

Rebuilt in 2007-08: new mast step, plumbing and water tank, waste tank installed, new transmission, new spreaders, new lazy jacks 2009, new lines; engine rebuilt in 2007; lovingly cared for by only three ever owners.

This is a traditional sailboat with wooden boat lines but fibreglass durability. Yet bright and light below. Great cockpit with snap on sunbrella type screening for bugless evenings and privacy, and long sleepable cockpit berths.

Equipment on Board:

DECK:
Bow roller with 35 lb CQR anchor.
Anchor rode: 100 ft chain 200 ft. rode.
Electric windlass up and down.
Life raft.
Screens for all ports.
Vinyl covers and screens for two hatches.
Screen for companionway.
New Lexan for dodger.
Dodger, fully enclosed option with snap-on screens.
Snap on dodger winglets for rain protection in cockpit.
Large cockpit with 6’ benches. (sleepable) and deep locker.
Wheel steering.
Compass.
Two propane-tank box acting as seating at stern.
Excellent solar panel.
Life sling and life ring.
Man overboard pole.
Spare anchor (Danforth).
Outboard 9 HP Nissan motor.
Detachable motor sling.
Ladder.
4 Lewmar winches, 3 self-tailing.
2 extra fuel tanks with covers.
Running lights.
Mooring lines.

MAST AND RIGGING:
Keel-stepped mast, recently restepped.
New rigging lines.
New lazy jacks.
New spreaders.
Radar deflector.
Wind indicator.
Mast deck and anchor lights.
Whisker pole.

ELECTRONICS:
Windspeed.
Depth sounder.
Radar.
GPS Chartplotter.
Radio.
VHF Radio.
Separate VHF for helmsman.
Smart battery charger.
E-meter.
Control panel.

CABIN LAYOUT:
Headroom 6’2”.
Vee berth is 6’3” long.
Head to port with two access doors, new toilet and waste water system with Y valve.
Lockers starboard, one hanging locker, one set drawers, and one shelves .
Beautiful stained glass inset door to Vee berth.
Small Cole heater on bulkhead.
Removable table with benches to port and stern, turns into double berth.
Pullout berth on starboard side, serves as seating, and berth above currently used as shelf.
Quarterberth to stern, starboard.
Chart table, starboard, with seat as part of quarterberth.
Gallery to port: 3 burner stove with oven; icebox; deep sink with macerator.
4 fire extinguishers.
Fans and lights.
Hanging brass lantern.
Removable salon headliner panels, quilted canvas.
Totally equipped galley (dishes, pots).
EXTRAS:
10’ dingy with cover.
Ditch bag.
Sunbrella shade cover and boom tent.
Canvas cover.
Green canvas protective covers for all varnished wood.
Mosquito covers for all openings.
Many spares.
Many extra lines.

Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
Ericson Sloop
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