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1987 Ericson Yachts E38

$43,900 USD

  • $43,900 USD
  • Available
  • Used
  • Sloop Sailboats
  • 1987
  • Ericson Yachts
  • E38
  • Alameda, California, US
  • Sail
  • 081210
  • 38ft / 11.58 m
  • 12ft / 3.66 m
  • Universal
  • M35b
  • Other
  • Diesel
  • 15000
  • 2016-04-16
  • 2016-04-16
  • 1867336

- Stock #081210 -

Newly repowered with a brand new Westerbeke!!!

This is a fantastic example of the legendary Ericson 38' designed and built by Bruce King.

From our friends at BoatUS:

Introduced in 1980, the Ericson 38 was designed by the incomparable Bruce King whose talent for drawing beautiful boats of near perfect proportions ranks him with the likes of Herreshoff, Stevens, Rhodes and Tripp. The length overall is 37' 8", beam is 12' and displacement is 15,500 lbs. Originally the Ericson 38 was built with a low aspect 4' 11" fin keel as standard equipment. A highly tapered "competition" fin was offered as an option that drew 6' 6". This was somewhat unusual in that shoal rather than deep draft was the standard equipment. For the most part, the hull of the Ericson 38 is constructed of a solid composite of fiberglass and resin although some core material is used in some flat sections above the waterline to add stiffness without excessive weight. The Ericson 38 utilizes an elaborate system of high strength fiberglass fabric and high-density foam to form a structural grid of transverse floors and longitudinal stringers. The grid is bonded to the hull throughout the bilge. Components such as keel, engine beds, mast step, structural bulkheads and rigging loads are all connected to the grid, resulting in a very rigid and strong structure.

The deck structure is a molded fiberglass composite with core throughout. There is a molded fiberglass toe rail eliminating the high maintenance and often-leaky teak toe rail found on many cruising boats of this size and quality. The hull and deck are mechanically fastened as well as bonded with fiberglass cloth and resin effectively forming a monocoque structure.

The Ericson 38 is clearly a cruising boat but her performance is certainly very respectable. With a sail area-displacement ratio of slightly over 18 and a displacement-length ratio of about 240, she has enough power for decent performance in light air yet is not so overpowered as to be impossible or dangerous to sail with a short handed crew.

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ConditionThis vessel presents in very good condition for her age. Her owner reports she is a great sailing boat, with a very roomy interior. No time to sail the boat results in her being for sale. She has a brand new Universal M35B motor with only 16 hrs! This 35 horsepower motor is fresh water cooled.

Navigational Equipment - Autopilot
- Compass
- Depth Instrument
- Fuel Gauge
- Navigation Lights

Mechanical - Ballast
- Bilge Pump
- Cooling System (Fresh Water Cooled)
- Engine Compartment
- Engine Location (Beneath Cockpit)
- Fuel Filters
- Fuel Tank (59 Gal)
- Heat Exchanger
- Rudder

Electrical Systems - Alternator
- Battery (8D)
- Battery Charger
- Battery Switch
- Circuit Breaker Panel
- Ship's Power (12v DC)
- Shore Power (110v. AC
- Shore Power Cord

Accommodations - Berth (4)
- Cabinets
- Cabins (2)
- Countertops
- Dinette
- Flooring (Cabin Sole Needs Refinishing)
- Fridge/freezer
- Galley
- Head
- Hot Water System
- Microwave
- Oven
- Sink
- Stove
- Water Pressurized

Construction - Bottom Paint
- Engine Cooling (Fresh Water)
- Keel Type (6.6)

Deck Gear - Anchor
- Fenders
- Isinglass
- Swim Ladder
- Transom Door
- Winch Handles
- Winches

Safety Equipment - Fenders
- Fire Extinguisher
- Grab Rail
- Horn
- Life Jackets

Sails - Headsail (2)
- Main (2)
- Main Sheet
- Reefing Mainsail
- Rigged For Single Handed
- Roller Furling Jib
- Roller Furling Main (Hood In Mast)
- Sail Covers
- Self Tailing
- Sheet Winches
- Traveler
- Vang

Rigging - Blocks
- Boom
- Mast (Aluminum)
- Rigging Hardware
- Roller Furling Jib
- Roller Furling Main (In Mast)
- Running Rigging
- Sheet Roller Cars
- Standing Rigging

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