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Can$ 14,900 (US$ 13,785)
The COLUMBIA 8.7 was built by Columbia from 1976-1978. Alan Payne (America's Cup boat designer) designed her with the characteristic "wine glass" transom and the beam carried aft. The Columbia’s hull is solid, hand laid glass, and the deck is a balsa sandwich construction. The interior is all teak, comprising of some solid components and marine ply, (only the deck head is a fibreglass liner).
Columbia has a knack for interior innovation and effective use of space. This 29' footer offers over 6 foot of head room, a fold down table, a quarter berth/Nav station drop down leaflet, a full set of draws and a hanging locker, a stove cover that converts to counter space, and cabin berths that fold to reveal actual full twin berths! These unique design elements give the feel of a much larger vessel.
This vessel was repowered in 2002 with a Yanmar 3GM and has only 200 hrs on the desiel engine. This classic cruiser has lots of room, wheel steering, a chartplotter, 5 sails, and much more making it a great first boat for a family or a weekender for anyone who loves to get out and sail!
LOA: 29 ft 0 in
Beam: 10 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 6 in
Displacement: 8500 lbs
Ballast: 3500 lbs
Headroom: 6 ft 1 in
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Yanmar 2002
Engine Hours: 200
Engine Model: 3GM30F
Engine HP: 27
Cooling: Raw Water
Propeller Type: Three Blade
REPOWERED IN 2002
Hand or Foot Pump Water
Water Tank Capacity in Gallons: 30
Number of Heads: 1 Head
Holding Tank Capacity in Gallons: 20
Pressurized Alcohol Stove
Headroom: Between 6ft - 6ft4in of Headroom
Number of Separate Sleeping Cabins: 2 Separate Sleeping Cabins
Cockpit Awning / Boom Tent
Main Sail Cover
Steering: Wheel Steering
Number of Winches: 7
(Sail 1) Type: Heavy #1
(Sail 1) Furling: Roller
(Sail 1) Sail Maker: Performance Sails
(Sail 1) Year: 2003?
(Sail 1) Condition: Excellent
(Sail 2) Type: Medium #1 Kevlar
(Sail 2) Furling:
(Sail 2) Sail Maker: Sobstad
(Sail 2) Year: 1994?
(Sail 2) Condition: Serviceable
(Sail 3) Type: Mainsail
(Sail 3) Furling:
(Sail 3) Sail Maker: Hood
(Sail 3) Year: 2000?
(Sail 3) Condition: Excellent
(Sail 4) Type: DRS Reacher
(Sail 4) Furling: Sock
(Sail 4) Sail Maker: Storer Sails
(Sail 4) Year: 1983?
(Sail 4) Condition: Good
(Sail 5) Type: Spinnaker
(Sail 5) Furling:
(Sail 5) Sail Maker: Storer
(Sail 5) Year: 1984?
(Sail 5) Condition: Good
Electrical & Electronics
VHF Make / Model: Marine Electronics Corp. MECA 7800
Chartplotter Make / Model: Navman Tracker 5500 Full Lake Ontario Chip Installed
GPS Make / Model: In Chart Plotter
Compass Make / Model: Danforth Constellation High Speed
Speed/Log Make / Model: Not Operable
Depth Sounder Make / Model: SR Mariner
Autopilot Make / Model: Autohelm 3000
Shore Power Cord(s)
30A Shorepower Inlets
Mechanical & Accessories
(Anchor 1) Anchor Type: CQR
(Anchor 1) Rode Feet of Chain: 50\' Heavy chain
(Anchor 1) Rode Feet of Rope: 200\' 1/2\" or 5/8\" (?) Golden Braid
(Anchor 2) Anchor Type: Danforth
(Anchor 2) Rode Feet of Chain: 20\' (?)
(Anchor 2) Rode Feet of Rope: 200\'
Manual Bilge Pump
Life Ring or Sling
Cradle: Folding Steel
Number of Pads: 4
Items updated: forestay, lifelines and gates, all halyards and sheets, spinnaker track and car (Harken 2010), mainsheet track and pulley (Harken 2010), head (2011), interior cushons. Custom Vee Berth sleeping bag, sheets, and pillow cases included. 5 Winch handles -3 Locking. Assorted spares, safety gear, and sundry items to make it a completely outfitted sailaway boat.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.