1979 Catalina 30 For Sale

Spring 2014

1979 Catalina 30 sailboat, Standard Rig, Bow Sprit, Fin Keel. #5311 Diesel Engine.  Drip free stuffing box with new heavy duty connecting hose, and the cleanest bilge you have ever seen. Edison wheel steering.  Emergency tiller. Large Bruce anchor and nice anchor roller.  Force 10 propane furnace.  Force 10 propane stove mounted on gimble.  2 large marine batteries. Dual propane tanks.  New 120 V refrigerator and new microwave oven. Standard galley with icebox, dual sink and small counter top. VHF radio. Instrumentation:  Raymarine ST-50 Tri-data system.  AM/FM radio with CD player and marine speakers. USB outlets for charging phones. Shore power and cord. Marine head and holding tank.  Fresh water tanks.  Fresh VC17 bottom job last fall with multiple coats of West System Epoxy barrier coat. Spent $1500 just for materials to refinish the bottom. Her bottom is smooth!  Folding propeller.  Blue bemini and blue sail cover. Boat is striped and named in red, yellow and blue. Mylar racing main sail with reefing points. Mid-boom sheeting with traveler, two winches, and 4 clutches. Recently upgraded boom with new internal 7:1 outhaul and new boom end pulleys. Harkin furler with Dacron 100 jib manufacturer approved for use partially furled.  All lines can be run aft to cockpit.  New looking asymmetrical spinnaker. 5 total winches.  Exterior teak is fair to good and freshly oiled. Interior is beautiful. In process of sealing windows, installing a lazy jack system for the main sail, and rigging the main for jiffy reefing.  All records indicate this is a fresh water boat that came from the Great Lakes to Wichita, KS.  Has some extra racing hardware on deck.  Friends have commented this diesel engine is unusually quiet.  Trailer is NOT included with this boat but one might be available to move the boat to a new home.  Selling because we have replaced this boat with a larger blue water cruiser on the coast.  We are interested in a Catalina 22 for local racing so a trade plus cash is possible.  $15k or best acceptable offer.  Unlike many boats for sale, “Proof of Life” is currently being sailed and she is ready for your inspection and sea trial near El Dorado Kansas.  Inspection and/or sea trial by appointment only!

You can contact me at three, one, six, III, VII, I, forty, forty.