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1981 S2 8.5

6 October, 2011 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

1981 S2 8.5 [28 foot] fiberglass sailboat in excellent, clean condition, no high moisture readings on hull or deck, no soft spots, brand new 155% Genoa on a roller furling jib. 13hp Yanmar diesel engine in spotless condition; all routine annual maintenance performed by Crowley’s Yacht Yard. This is a solid, stable, and fast sailboat. Asking price is $15,000.

S2s have a unique encapsulated lead fin keel. Beam is 9′-6″, water line is 22′-6″, draft is 4′-6″, displacement is 7600 pounds, ballast is 3000 pounds, Bridge clearance is 41 feet, headroom is 6 feet, fresh water tank is 37 gallons, fuel tank is 18 gallons, holding tank is 4 gallons. Tiller and spare tiller. Comes with mooring harness. Standing headroom. In the water now at Monroe Harbor in Chicago until end of October; winter stored under cover at Crowley’s Yacht Yard in Chicago. Great boat!

Equipment on Board:

Comes with mooring harness. Newly restitched mainsail. Mainsail has lazy jacks attached to boom. Built-in vhf radio. Built-in cd radio with two cockpit speakers. Automatic bilge pump as well as manual bilge pump in cockpit. Two brand new, no-freeze batteries valued at over $450. New starter, new water pump, new fuel filter assembly, new windex. Comes with metal toe rails. Swim ladder. Topping lift for boom. Long traveler at stern leaving full space in cockpit. Freezer inside refrigerator bin. Water pressure for hose to clean boat when away from dock. Shore power and cord. Battery switch. Battery charger. AC/DC panel. Alcohol stove. Dodger. Cockpit cushions. Cradle. Teak and holly cabin sole. Two opening ports at head with screens. One opening deck hatch with screen. Companionway screen. 2 anchors. 2 fire extinguishers. Life ring and life sling. No blemishes to ceiling. Two double life line gates on both port and starboard sides. Three electrical outlets. Galley sink and head sink with foot petal water pressure. LED navigation lights. Spreader lights. Running light. Anchor light. Two danforth anchors. Deck anchor locker at bow. Removable navigation table in cabin. Large dinette table can be folded up and away from cabin space. Folding doors to head. Sliding door to forward v-berth. Sleeps four adults and one child. Head barely used. Two blade solid prop. Fuel guage. Internal boom reefing system accessible from cockpit. Datamarine knot and distance meter. Datamarine depth meter. Comes also with colorful lapper headsail and one large spinnaker, both in good condition. One spare 150% genoa for practice. Comes with spinnaker pole.

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