About this Sailboat:
ALLIED SEAWIND II, KETCH 1976 – $29 (KEY LARGO)
This 1976 Allied Seawind II ketch is a solid, proven world cruiser.
A classic design that stands the test of time. Allied Seawind first gained notoriety as the first fiberglass vessel to circumnavigate the world in 1964. Ketch rigged. Great cruising boat with a pleasant interior.
This is a solid blue water boat. Effectively just two owners from new. This one has been well cared for.
She has a good inventory of sails with two poles, (six sails) the main sail is a brand new DOYLE sail, with one reef, the rest (light air genoa, mizzen staysail, working jib, 135% genoa, mizzen) are in very good condition, she has sail covers
Her original Westerbeke 30HP diesel engine has only 200 genuine miles !! works great, oil changes carried out, starts first time every time. first owner sailed her off a mooring, and present owner sails whenever possible. Two New house batteries and a new cranking battery. New main switch, bilge pump switch, and a second bilge pump installed recently. THREE New batteries, good interior – new cushions, new topsides paint. She´´s ready to go cruising …
This boat is seaworthy and sea kindly. Never been bumped or bottom scraped on rocks, no hull marks or damage. Bottom professionally done last year for US$6000 by a company in a Northport boatyard (receipts available). Topsides given 3 coats of undercoat and 2 topcoats 4 months ago. Two New large Bomar leak free hatches with smoked glass.
Equipment on Board:
Various interior lights and a fan. All interior blue cushions are in great condition, all doors and hatches close properly and are waterproof. Three anchors, a 70lb danforth storm anchor , a 40lb plough , a 25lb danforth, both with long new rodes, and a small 15lb danforth lunch hook.
GPS VHF, SATURN compass, propane stove etc. Rigging and lines are in very good condition.
There is a strong owners group and great following for this classic ketch. Owner is moving to a larger boat and would like her sold quickly.
Available at 29K in Florida Keys. E mail for more details & phone contact.