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1977 Island Trader 40

$24,900 USD

  • $24,900 USD
  • Available
  • Used
  • Ketch
  • 1977
  • Island Trader
  • 40
  • Rock Hall, Maryland, US
  • Sail
  • 091025
  • 40ft / 12.19 m
  • Yanmar
  • 4jh3-te
  • Other
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 17500
  • 2016-04-21
  • 2016-04-21
  • 1911505

- Stock #091025 -

The recent addition of an 75 HP Yanmar 4JH3-TE

This beautiful classic Ketch is an unfinished Dream. The owner and her Husband purchased this fine boat to sail the seas when they retired. As avid sailors, they took their time to find this 1977 Island Trader 40 the WANDERING STAR. It is hard not to fall in love with this sail boats classic lines, wood trim, hand laid fiberglass hull, and beautifully appointed varnished teak wood interior and decks. Having recently been up graded to a 75 H.P. Yanmar Diesel engine and power plant, they knew the bones of this boat where sound.

Worked started on the boat last year, cleaning the hull, new bottom paint being applied, things where progressing forward. This boat was not without faults. They knew to do serious blue water cruising the wooden mast and booms had to be replaced. A contract to re-rig the ketch was put into effect in which the wood masts and booms would be refit with aluminum, custom fit for this boat. Work started and materials where collected. The old masts and booms where taken down and the supporting rigging was removed.

A DREAM was coming to fruition. Two masts were found that needed some customization with booms. New rigging was being assembled. Re-rigging was about to commence when the dream ended by the sudden death of the sellers husband.

As the boat sits now waiting to be finished this is where we are:

- Wooden masts and booms are down.
- Aluminum masts and booms are waiting to be customized to fit this boat.
- Engine and drive train have been upgraded.
- Electronics include - JCR Radar 1000, Maxima audio system, Garmin GPS/Fish Finder and a Marine radio.
- Three burner stove and oven, Double stainless steel sink and microwave fill out the galley.
- Toilet, sink vanity and full shower comprise the head.

When completed, this ketch will turn heads when under sail or while motoring. The Teak wood detail outside and inside the cabin provide an old world feel that is no longer found in sail boats. If you are looking for a rare comfortable classic blue water ketch seriously look at this boat. Complete the Dream that has been started and make it your own.

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ConditionThe condition on this boat is incomplete. It is a boat that was in the middle of an overhaul. Work that has been finished is exceptional. Finishing the mast and rigging will be necessary.A good deck and interior cleaning is needed due to sitting for the last year because of death of owner's husband.

Navigational Equipment - Anchor Light
- Chartplotter (Garmin)
- Cockpit Tables
- Compass (Danforth Constellation Compass At Helm)
- FM Radio
- Fuel Gauge
- Masthead Light:
- Navigation Lights
- Radar (JRC Radar1000)
- Radio (Maxima)
- Speedometer
- Wind Instrument
- Bottom Finder (Data Marine)
- GPS/ Fishfinder/ Plotter (Garmin)
- Autopilot
- Autopilot
- Knotmeter

Mechanical - Ballast (9000)
- Bottom Paint
- Bow Pulpit
- Engine Location (Galley)
- GPS (Garmin)
- Keel (Solid)
- Rudder
- Steering
- Transmission
- Water Pump
- Water Tanks
- Windlass
- Windlass
- Dripless Shaft Seal

Electrical Systems - 110v AC Outlets
- 12 V DC Outlets
- 4 Switch Circuit Breaker
- AC Electric Panel
- Accessory Switches
- Alternator
- Amp Meter
- Batteries
- Battery Charger
- Battery Switch (Perko)
- Cockpit Lighting
- Fuel Gauge
- Gauges
- Night Lighting
- Solar Panel (2@ 215 Watts)
- Speakers
- Speedometer (Knotmeter)
- Spreader Lights
- Stereo (Maxima)
- Volt Meter
- Water Heater
- Battery Location
- Inverter
- Shore Power (110v. AC
- Shore Power Cord
- CD Player (Maxima)
- Inverter
- Shore Power (110v. AC
- Shore Power Cord
- Shore Power

Accommodations - A/C
- Bath (1)
- Beds (3)
- Berth (2)
- Bimini Top
- Cabin Appointments (Teak Wood)
- Cabin Door (Teak Wood)
- Cabin Fan
- Cabin Lighting
- Cabinets (Teak Wood)
- Cabins (3)
- Countertops
- Curtains
- Galley
- Hot Water System
- Mirror
- Nav Station
- Shower
- Sink (Double Stainless Steel)
- Stateroom
- Stove
- Barometer
- Pressurized Water System
- Dinette
- Fridge (Adler Barbour Super Cold Machine With Water Cooling)
- Head
- Port Holes
- Vacuflush Head
- Vanity (With Sink)
- Water Pressurized
- Table

Construction - Propeller (3 Blade Bronze)
- Binnacle W/compass

Deck Gear - Anchor
- Bench Seat
- Bimini
- Bimini Top
- Bow Rail
- Chrome Cleats
- Cockpit Cover
- Cockpit Table
- Main Sail
- Self Bailing Cockpit
- Steering Wheel Trim
- Transom Seating
- Winch Handles
- Winches (Barlow)
- Steering Wheel (36"wood)
- Davits

Sails - Halyard Winches
- Headsail
- Genoa (155%)
- Mizzen
- Reefing Mainsail (2)

Rigging - Boom
- Mast (Sitka Spruce)
- Missen Mast (Sitka Spruce)
- Rigging Hardware (Stainless Steel)

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