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1991 Folkes 30 Cruiser

19 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

STATS
· Model: Folkes 30 Offshore
· Hull built by Folkes Shipyard, Vancouver BC
· Interior: Custom
· 33 ft LOA
· 30 ft LOD
· 27 ft LWL
· 10 ft Beam
· 5ft 6’ Draft
· 4000lbs ballast.
· 10000 lbs Displacement
· Dry tonnage: 13,000 lbs
· Registered Tonnage 7.4 tons
· Water line to deck: 3 ft 2” (freeboard)
· Deck to cabin top: 1 ft 7”
· Home Port: Vancouver, BC, Canada
· Blue Book Registry Lloyds of London
· Official Number: 817761
· Built 1991 Folkes Shipyard

Equipment on Board:

SAILS

· New Main Sail made in 2005 by Ullman Sails (used 10 times)
· 3 working jibs
· 2 genoas
· 1 Storm try-sail on separate storm track.
· 2 storm head sails

STANDING RIG
· Mast length base to antenna: 36’ 9” (Aluminum)
· Aluminum Boom: cam cleats, down-haul, jibe preventer.
· Mast length base to spreaders: 17’ 5”
· Mast length base to mast head: 34’ 4”
· Mast length base to top of weather-vane: 35’ 6”
· Starboard FWD lower shroud: 17’9”
· Starboard AFT lower shroud 17’ 11”
Note: Total height of the boat in the water from water-line to top of the
VHF antenna is: 41 ft 6”

RUNNING RIGGING
· Nylon sheets
· Nylon halyards
· Large inventory of line, sheets, spares.
· All Stainless deck hardware, mooring cleats, bollards, grab rails, push-
pit, pull-pit

EXTRAS.
· Avon inflatable 9 ft.
· Beauford 6 person lift raft, 1996.
· Aires Wind vane, reliable, 4 extra vane panels
· 2005 Ritchie Magnetic compass, Binnacle mount.
· Aft Stay SS antenna.
· Power generating wind turbine
· Whale gusher galley foot pumps
· Whale gusher bilge pump
· New electronic bilge pump with manual switch
· 5 by 3 boot hard wood swim step

15 Hp Suzuki o/b. 4 stroke (REQUIRED)
NO MOTOR CURRENTLY

ELECTRONICS
· Garmin GPSmap 498 GPS and Depth Sounder
· Panasonic CD player and 4 speaker stereo
· VHF Uniden multi-channel Radio
· ICOM M710 Single Side Band -HF transceiver.
· 3-180 amp West Marine gel cell battery
· 85 watt solar panel
· Navico Tiller Master Auto Pilot

ANCHOR SYSTEMS
· 22lb Bruce Anchor.
· 65 lb Danforth,
· 30 Ib Danforth
· Storm Drogue
· 200 feet of ½ inch nylon rode
· 200 feet of NEW 3/8 BBB anchor chain
· SS bow roller with double track.
· Simpson Lawrence windlass with chain and rode drum.

STEERING SYSTEM
· Super heavy well designed steering system
· Skeg hung rudder, solid and stout.
· SS rudder post
· SS Rudder tube with B& E pillow block.
· Extremely well machined all Stainless Steel Tiller.
· Teflon bushings.

COATING SYSTEM
· 2 part epoxy DEVOE 225 and 235 inside and out.
· 2 inches of polyurethane spray foam insulation inside.

The way she goes sits on dry dock at San Juan Del Sur

Contact: Chad Unser at chadunser@gmail.com

Folkes 30 Cruiser
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