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  1. 1978 Downeaster Cutter

    October 6, 2011 by EVAN

    About this Sailboat:

    Tough, cutter rigged, double-ended cruiser with a one-piece hull that was hand laid with mat and roving. Burmese teak interior has U-shaped galley, v-berth forward, quarter berth aft, 6’6″ headroom. 593 sq. ft of sail area and a diesel engine with a range of 900 miles has made these vessels world class travelers. If you appreciate a vintage salty-looking vessel, this one is worh your consideration. Call for an appointment to come aboard and look around.

    Equipment on Board:

    Cutaway Full Keel

    Wheel steering

    Stainless steel wire standing rigging

    Aluminum Mast

    Roller furling jib

    593 Sq Ft sail area

    Mainsail with 3 reefing points

    100% jib and 130% jib

    Whisker Pole

    Sail covers

    2 33# Bruce anchors with chain & rode

    Electric windlass

    Cockpit cushions


    Lifeline and 6 life vests

    Hardbottom dinghy