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1977 Islander 28′

25 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

This is a very well built and equipped cruising boat. Many additions and recent renovations make her ideal for extended passages.

Equipment on Board:

Wood added, especially to cockpit:
Helm seat (dovetailed).
Side mahogany seats.
Sole grate.
Mahogany instrument pads.
Unique handholds above companionway.

Rebuilt sliding companionway hatch with ÔlocksÕ.

Solid teak weather boards in companionway with hasp lock

3/8″ Bronze Plexiglas insert in companionway for great light and visibility when below
Solid secondary insert with smaller Ôstorm and ventilation windowÕ.
New uncoated stainless steel life lines with high end connections and pelican hooks ($800). Pedestal steering with leather covered wheel.
New Harken traveler for mainsheet.
New rope halyards for main and jib.
New main cabin hatch.
New Main and Forward ports: Main cabin has new through bolted 3/8″ bronze plexiglas.
20 w solar panel for maintaining battery charge. Sufficient to run GPS underway.
Additional winch for jib in/out haul
Delta on bow roller and Danforth anchor attached to pulpit.
80Õ of 5/16Ó chain and 200Õ of anchor rode.
Hardware for attaching safety harness and jack lines.
Stainless steel retractable swim ladder on transom.
LED Masthead Anchor light.
New Navigation Bow lights.

Two 80 amp. AGM Deep Cycle Batteries. 20w Solar Panel.
New circuit panel with rocker switches.

ENGINE: Atomic 4 – 30HP. Electronic ignition, Freshwater cooling with adjustable thermostat ($500).
Easy oil change kit (Moyer Marine). New, substantial gear shift moved off the pedestal.
Instruments for Temperature, Oil Pressure, Amps, Fuel and Engine hours.
New 3 bladed bronze propeller for additional efficiency ($300).

Raymarine A65 GPS-Chartplotter with Navionics Gold Card.($1200).
Interfaces with AutoPilot.
Raymarine ST40 for Speed and ST40 Depth.
Raymarine AutoPilot: Smart Pilot X-5 wheel with Control Head ($1300).

New rope Halyards (New England rope).
HOOD cruising sails new in 2009. Main and reefing 160 genoa.
New Sunbrella sail cover.
Schaefer furling jib hardware.
Lazy Jacks.
Spare 160 genoa.

Fuel: Main Tank 12 gallons.
Water: 20 gallons.

An abundance of teak and Mahogany.
Foot pump in Galley, Hand pump in head.
At dock: Plumbing for dockside water feeding to faucets in both head and galley.
PortaPotty in fully enclosed head.
Two burner propane stove.
Large Ice Box
Engel 40 qt.12v. freezer/refrigerator- 2.5 amps at 12v. ($800). Also runs on 120v.
Portside berth extension.
Teak and Holly sole.

PUMPS: Manual Whaler pump in cockpit’
Automatic bilge pump in bilge’
Additional 12v. pump for deck wash down, showering etc..

MISC: Hull has barrier coating. No blisters.
5000 BTU Air conditioner that efficiently fits in companionway.

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