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2002 Dufour 38 Classic

$99,900 USD

  • $99,900 USD
  • Bob Jarvis
  • Active
  • Used
  • Cruiser Racer Sailboats
  • 2002
  • Dufour
  • 38 Classic
  • Dana Point, California, US
  • Sail
  • 37ft 6in / 11.43 m
  • 12ft 3in / 3.73 m
  • Volvo
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 13591
  • 2016-06-08
  • 2016-09-29
  • 2277916

Step Aboard The Dufour 38 Three Cabin !!! Built to Quality criteria defined by Dufour , The 38 has been built for both comfort at Sea and in Port . You will appreaciate the quality of the solid mahogany joinery that is dear to Dufour , the use of very high quality fittings , the impressive space in the offset salon and spacious galley and seperate shower stall . The 38 is a Blue Water Cruiser w / Full headroom . Her underbody with its fin keel and fine entries combines speed & stability with fingertip control even when reefed in heavy weather . Please call and make an appointment to see " Foxsea " you will not be dissapointed !!

Manufacturer Provided Description

Conceived by Olivier Poncin and developed by Yann Chabaud, the Dufour 38 Classic illustrates the intelligent use of space with no concessions in the use of materials or choice of fittings and navigational elements. Built to quality criteria defined by Dufour, the 38 Classic has been built for both comfort at sea and in port. Sailors will appreciate the quality of the solid mahogany joinery that is dear to Dufour, the use of high quality fittings, the impressive space in the offset saloon, and the spacious galley along with the separate shower stall. The 38 is a blue water cruiser which fits in the middle of the exquisite Dufour Classic range.


One piece hand laid hull in GRP sandwich with high density PVC , Vacuum bagged using quadriaxial cloths.

NPG gelcoat with first solid laminate layer impregnated with NPG resin , insuring an excellent osmosis barrier

Molded floors laminated to hull

Molded longitudinal stiffeners molded to hull

Deck in GRP balsa core sandwich

Teak Decks & Cockpit sole

Hull & Deck counter molded


Laminated work surface w / fiddle

Double stainless steel sink

Chromed brass faucet & Pressure hot and cold water

Under sink stowage & access to sea cocks

3 burner gimbaled stove with oven & sea rails

Several stowage spaces and shelves

150 L Evaporator refrigerator w / hinged lid and drain

Neon galley light

Forward Cabin

High density foam mattress with washable cover

170 liter polyethylene water tank under berth 

Access to stowage lockers under berth

Shelf around hull side around berth 

Large hanging locker with shelves to port

Seat and hanging locker to starboard of head compartment

1 ceiling light & 2 reading lights

1 opening deck hatch w / ventilator

Sole in unalterable laminated teak

Wood trim on hull sides

Access to navigation instrument transducer 

Forward Head

Manual Marine Toilet

Molded Washbasin , Cabinet w / 2 Stowage Spaces

Laminated Counter Top

Chromed Brass Faucet


Sole w / Grating / Access to Sea Cocks

Shower Sump Pump

Ceiling Light

Opening Deck Hatch

Aft Cabins ( 2 )

Double Berths

Foam Mattress w / Washable Covers

Double Door Hanging Lockers w / Upper Shelfs

Hull Side Stowage Shelves w / Fiddles

Aft Head

Manual Marine Toilet

Separate Shower Stall w / Faucet & Shower Fitting

Washbasin Cabinet w / 2 Stowage Spaces Underneath and Molded Washbasin

Laminated Counter Top & Mirror

Chromed Brass Faucet w / Shower Fitting

Sole w / Grating

Ceiling Light

Opening Port Light 

Electronics & Navigation

Raymarine RL70 C Color Radar ( Helm & Nav Station )

Raymarine ST 60 Tri Data Depth , Speed , Trip

Raymarine ST 5000 Autopilot

Raymarine 53 DSC VHF Radio ( Nav Station )

JVC AM FM CD Stereo System w / Speakers

Richie Compass 


Nav Station

Located to starboard

Chart table w / desk

Shelf & console for instruments to starboard

Navigators seat w / stowage underneath

Chart table by flexible spot light

Bookshelf to side of electrical panel

Cabinet w / 1 drawer and locker under chart table

Battery switches & wet locker

Opening port light

Keel Details

Keel #1
Keel Type: Shoal_Draft

Electrical & Plumbing

120 V AC 12 V DC Systems

Shorepower Cord

AC DC Panels @ Nav Station

( 2 ) Marine Batteries

Inspection Traps in all Tanks

Pressure Water System

 Hot Water Heater

Battery On Off Switches

Nav Lights

Sails , Mast & Rigging

New Dodger w / Bimini Top

3 Reef Mainsail

Roller Furling Geneoa

Aluminum Double Spreader Mast

Aluminum Mast Heel w / Blocks

Deck Organizers for Halyard Returns ,Boom Vang Tackle

Masthead Running , Anchor & Steaming Light

Anodized Aluminum Boom

Leather Rimmed Wheel

( 2 ) AST 44 Geneoa Winches

( 2 ) AST 30 Halyard Winches

Life Line Gates

Folding Cockpit Table

Standing Rigging in Monostrand SS Cable & Chrome Bronzed Turnbuckles , Forestay ,Backstay , Capshrouds , Intermediates , Fore & Aft Lower Shrouds

Pre Stretched Textile Running Rigging Including Mainsail & Genoa Halyards , Boom Topping Lift , Mainsail & Genoa Sheets

Mainsheet Traveler Control Lines


Volvo 2040 40 HP Marine Diesel w / Sail Drive

Heat Exchanger

55 Amp Alternator

Fuel Filter w / Water Seperator

Engine Drip Tray

Foam Head & Sound Insulations

Fixed 2 Blade Propeller

2 Side Engine Acsess


Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc. 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. All photographs, descriptions and technical data are the sole property of Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc. and may not be copied, reproduced or redistributed in part or in whole by any method without the express written consent of the Mariner’s Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc.

Owner's personal items are NOT included.

For Sale By Mariners Yacht & Ship Brokerage, Inc.

34551 Casitas Place
Dana Point, California, 92629