1978 Islander 36
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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Rio Dulce, Guatemala
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- US$ 28,250
This low price is intended to make this one of the best cruising sailboat values available!! NOW is the time to get serious about this great Islander! Ask your questions and make plans to get here first!
Located in hurricane-free tropical Rio Dulce, this Islander 36 is already where you want to be cruising! This sloop is very nicely equipped for full-time cruising, and is offered at an excellent price to encourage a quick sale -- to you!
The shoal draft opens wonderful options for remote cruising, especially in Belize and the Bahamas, and there is plenty of space aboard to share the fun with guests.
Don't Miss Out: Be sure to check Full Specifications to see the many recent improvements including new wind generator and solar panels, a total bottom-job, and a low-hour Yanmar engine!
**This great Islander returned to the Rio from the Bay Islands of Honduras -- and is ready to go again and again! The sloop is kept in an excellent marina well known for their fine care of stored boats -- no disappointments!
Your ideal cruising sailboat is already conveniently located in one of the finest cruising areas possible: the pristine Western Caribbean! Currently tucked up the beautiful Rio Dulce in Guatemala for safe storage, same-day cruising from the Rio can have you snorkeling or diving the world’s 2nd largest barrier reef – Belize it! Or, it’s just an overnighter away to experience the Bay Islands of Honduras (Utila, Roatan, Guanaja). Farther voyages can have you enjoying Mexico, Jamaica, Caymans, and Panama before returning to the Rio sanctuary year after year, as countless cruisers do. Great Yacht, Great Location… it’s time to have fun!!
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Beam: 11 ft 2 in
Length on Deck: 36 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 11 in
Total Power: 30 HP
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 2009
Engine Model: 3YM30
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1750
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 30 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: (55 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (30 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (10 Gallons)
Compass - Ritchie
VHF - Cockpit: Standard Horizon GX2100 (with AIS), inside: ICOM M502, plus handheld Uniden Atlantis 250
Plotter - Garmin GPSmap 421
Radio - HF Transceiver: ICOM IC-M710
Wind speed and direction - Raymarine ST40
GPS - Garmin GPSmap 421
Depthsounder - Raymarine ST40
Autopilot - Simrad WheelPilot works great --(a below-deck autopilot linear drive works fine but needs a ST4000+ control/course computer)
Furling genoa - good condition (2010) but will benefit from a new sacrificial cover sewn on.
Asymmetric spinnaker - red/yellow/purple
Battened mainsail - 2-reef points (2010) good condition
Trisail - Storm trysail - never used
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
Marine head - Jabsco - recent
Oven - Princess 3-burner with oven
Hot water - 6-gallon, 110v and engine heat
Fresh water maker - PUR Powersurvivor 35, 12-volt, PLUS a PowerSurvivor 06 hand-powered in ditch bag
Battery charger - Xantrex True-Charge 2, 40-amp
Inverter - 1500-watt, AIMS Power pure sign wave
Shore power inlet - 120v/60hz, (2) 30A cordsets
Electrical Circuit: 12V
Outboard engine brackets
Solar panel - (3) 100-watt panels (2016) with Schneider C40 controller
Liferaft - Sea Safe PL4 (4-person), certification expired March 2017
Wind generator - New (2017) D400
Tender - Carib 11' RIB (2007) with 15hp Yamaha Enduro
Cockpit table - teak
Lazy bag - (2016) with zippered awnings port/stbd
Bimini Top - (2016)
So MUCH recently equipped or improved!
* Wind Generator D-400 (2017) -- Quiet and Efficient!
* Solar Panels (3) 100-watt (2016) with controller
* Complete new standing rigging (2016)
* Engine starting battery = 12-volt AGM (2014)
* House bank batteries = (6) 6-volt AGM, 570ah (2014)
* New propeller & cutlass bearing, engine/propshaft alignment (2014)
* Complete anti-osmosis bottom job in Florida, $8000 (2014)
* Dinghy cover chaps (2015)
* Mainsail lazybag (2016) - with awnings
* LED lighting: 90% exterior, 95% interior
* Yanmar 30hp main engine, (2009) -- only 1750hrs!
* Safety jack-lines and four automatic lifejackets (three are 2016)
Quick, 1000-watt/12-volt electric windlass (2007)
Primary: 35# Delta, 120-feet of chain, plus rode
Port setee opens to a double-berth, there is a single-berth to starboard, and the v-berth.
Nicely outfitted for turn-key cruising:
Cookery, bedding, guides & charts, Garmin chips for North America and Caribbean, equipment manuals, and plenty of spares and tools! (ask for lists)
Mast steps, adjustable backstay, hinged doors for easy in/out, insect screens for hatches and entry, dorade vents (2) in salon, BBQ & propane bottles, cockpit lee cloths, clear isinglass & sunscreens to attach to bimini.
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.
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