Selling a dream - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > On Board > Boat Review and Purchase Forum
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 10-24-2006
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 399
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
sailnaway is on a distinguished road
Selling a dream

Well I never thought I would be putting my boat on the block but here it is.
I am going to sell it as is you can survey it if you want but the price is solid as a rock and I mean I will not budge one cent.$25.000
1979 Catalina 38 SS Atomic 4 cruising boat needs work but is able to sail and is in fair condition. Many new parts battery system pumps wire ect. New bottom April 05 Interlux Ultra with Biolux "Hard Bottom"
She needs to have the mast rewired electrical that is the rigging is very good.
The backstay knee needs to be replaced not a huge job see www.catalina38.org look under tech tips. The Catalina smile is a common problem and does require you haul out and put her on the hard.
I know of other things she needs but are not major problems. Needs a new main sail. Boat in Texas ,health problem forces sale. windrider@surfglobal.net
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 10-25-2006
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,290
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
Sorry to hear that you have to sell her. Another Catalina I know of that is on the market is a real shame, as it was commissioned in April of this year, and he's going to take a huge bath on the depreciation, as it was new in April 2006...
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 10-25-2006
TAK's Avatar
TAK TAK is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 189
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
TAK is on a distinguished road
Sorry to hear..
one small bit of unsolicited advise.. take the comment out about budging.. you proly will and it only deters those who might be willing to tackle all the problems you listed after that.
__________________
s/v Mahalo
Caliber #4065

ACM - Eastport MD
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 10-25-2006
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 399
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
sailnaway is on a distinguished road
Ya I know that saying I will not move on the price is asking for people to push the issue.
some of the reasons.
2005 bimini with ss frames full cockpit custom fit with zippers
2005 Standard horizon Matrix radio with command mic new antenna
2006 running lights and all wireing the best no junk.
2005 Xantres 40+ with temp sensor and remote panel
2005 Xantrex 1000 wat inverter
2005 Sureflo Pumps masarator and fresh water updated 2006 with new pump Sureflo king, expansion tank and filter system.
2006 Bilge pump and switch.
2006 all switches and wire in insturment pannel replaced some new guages.
2006 new main hallard and other running rigging
2006 two group 31 AGM house battery I group 31 HD led acid cranking battery new isolator and heavy duty wire from new ALT to everything.
Small solar maintainer panel plug n play
many new Schaffer blocks and rigging
extended galley counter for cruising live aboard
2005 Simpson Laurence plow 50'chain with swivel 300' New England 5/8 rope.
Many of the fastners have been replaced and rebeded with new $$$$$$$
Compass rebuilt by Ritchie
wheel steering with emergency tiller
wood work has been kept up is in fair shape in and out
rigging was replaced in 2000 aprox
Mylar racing jib ,rollerfurling jib both Lee of Wisconsin. Sail covers sun screan's.
2002 Mercury dink 7 ft with Older 2 horse Evenrude
Force 10 BBQ
Documented Vessel Home Port New Orleans
So much other gear it is hard to list it all. Extra spare parts.
This boat was a one owner making me number two I have been in the boat building buisness all my life so everything I did to her was right and by the book. This vessel will carry you far with a small investment in repairs and time.
No huricane damage
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 10-25-2006
Jeff_H's Avatar
Moderator
 
Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Annapolis, Md
Posts: 6,668
Thanks: 5
Thanked 103 Times in 79 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Jeff_H has a spectacular aura about Jeff_H has a spectacular aura about Jeff_H has a spectacular aura about
Sorry to hear that health forces the sale of your Catalina. I hope that you heal and can get another boat soon.

Jeff
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 10-26-2006
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 399
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
sailnaway is on a distinguished road
HI Jeff
Ya this is a bummer looks like my aortic graft I had in 2002 has a leak and a buldge in my stomach area. It could be months for the recovery. I had been having some problems since last year when during hurricane Rita I had some bad pains. I think the stress of that storm being on the boat during the storm and living in Marathon which is not liveaboard friendly I put to much stress on the old plumbing. Well the trip to Costa Rica is on the back burner for now. Jeez I put so much into the boat and now this. Should have taken the trip years ago when we were still in Miami ,young and tough as nails. I never say quit I will be back. The boat will get neglected while I am in New Mexico and being treated by a heart specialist. Ah well I think these guys are top shelf and maybe they can fix the problem. Until then some one buy my boat and take care of her. windrider@surfglobal.net

Last edited by sailnaway; 10-26-2006 at 10:43 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #7  
Old 10-26-2006
sailingdog's Avatar
Telstar 28
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: New England
Posts: 43,290
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice sailingdog is just really nice
Good luck...
__________________
Sailingdog

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Telstar 28
New England

You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

If you're new to the Sailnet Forums... please read this
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
.

Still—DON'T READ THAT POST AGAIN.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dream of Sailing as a living oceanguy Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 20 11-11-2007 11:19 PM
Selling with dealer or broker?? henryvand General Discussion (sailing related) 2 10-21-2003 02:27 PM
Home Depot selling Reverse Osmosis Watermaker''s chuck711 Gear & Maintenance 6 08-14-2003 04:08 AM
Selling to out of state snowbrushy Boat Review and Purchase Forum 2 04-03-2002 12:16 AM
Selling a boat-what worked for me Jeff_H Boat Review and Purchase Forum 3 01-21-2002 05:55 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:59 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.