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1980 Watkins 27

16 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

1980 Watkins 27 sailboat: She is a shoal draft sloop with lots of room. The cabin has berths for 5, a fold-down table, and 6’2” headroom. The galley has a 3-burner propane stove, a large icebox, and a stainless steel sink. The head is fully enclosed and has a vanity and a showerhead. She has a pressurized fresh water system with 40 gal. storage tank and a 20 gal waste holding tank.
She has heavy-duty stainless standing rigging in good condition. Running rigging is in good condition. The Watkins is known for its integral keel and solid construction. She draws only 3’ 8” and her wide 10’ beam makes her very stable.
This is an excellent cruising boat. She has lots of room and is very safe.
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Equipment on Board:

She is powered by a 12 hp Yanmar diesel in good condition. There are two deep cycle batteries that assure easy starting. She has a 20 gal s-s fuel tank.
She has Edson pedestal steering with a 30” s-s wheel. There is a compass and Garmin GPS on the binnacle. She has Standard digital wind speed and direction, hull speed, and depth instruments.
She has a Profurl Roller Furling with a 130% Genoa. There is a working jib, a main, and a asymmetrical spinnaker. All sails are in good condition. She has many extras including: 25 lb. CQR anchor, stereo, solar powered cabin fans, s-s boarding ladder, fenders, and other gear that makes her ready to go.

Watkins 27
Watkins 27
Watkins 27
Watkins 27
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