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1972 JJ Taylor Contessa 26

19 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

“LITTLE MINUTE” IS FOR SALE. A Contessa 26 completely restored by a very talented MASTER CRAFTSMAN.

If you are looking for a classic blue water cruiser that sails like a dream and has been completely restored to better than original construction then this boat is worth looking at.

This boat underwent a two year out of water complete rebuild. Everything on this boat was rebuilt, strengthened,or replaced.

This restoration includes the following:
·Decks professionally re-cored
·Bottom barrier coated with 5 coats of Interprotect
·Hull, 5 coats of Perfection 2 part polyurethane
·Decks, 3 coats of Perfection 2 part polyurethane
·Rebuilt mast interior support beam
·New teak toe rail and hull to deck joint redone and strengthened
·New teak rudder cap assembly and tiller
·All exterior teak is new (see pictures)
·New Lewmar center hatch
·New Lexan in all ports
·All deck fittings re-bedded with stainless backer plates
·Interior wood completely replaced including bulkheads
·All cushions replaced with new upholstery and foam
·New Origo gimballed alcohol stove
·New 120 volt shore power system including a new panel
·12 volt system: 2 new DC panels, all new marine grade wiring, two recent 12V batteries and built in battery charger
·LED navigation and interior lighting
·All new electronics: Raymarine VHF, speed, depth, and autopilot ST2000
·Plumbing-All new items: bronze seacocks, hoses, stainless steel sink, Fyn Spray faucet, manual and electric bilge pumps

Equipment on Board:

·All new standing and running rigging, turn buckles, and SS chain plates
·New Harken traveler and main sheet system
·New double life lines
·Custom bow roller
·New Harken #32 two speed self tailing winches
·Sails: full battened main (good), 150 genoa (good), 120 genoa (new 2009), 90 Jib (new 2009) asymmetrical spinnaker (excellent)
·Kubota 6HP diesel with low hours, new aluminum fuel tank, Racor separator/filter, new Vetus water lock exhaust and hosing, and new raw water strainer
·Anchor, 100’ anchor rode, all safety equipment, and cockpit cushions included.

There is more to this list, so please call for more information.

JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
JJ Taylor Contessa 26
I do my best to post the most accurate information I can find, but please be aware that information here may be incorrect. If you have any comments about this boat, corrections to the specifications listed, or can provide additional information or photos, please use the comment form below and share what you can. I will update information as it becomes available.

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