1970 Thunderbird Sailboat located in Outside United States for sale

26' Thunderbird Sailboat

Year
Length
Beam
Draft
Location
Price
1970
26'
7'-6'
5'-3'
Outside United States
$4,000

Description: 1970 Thunderbird Class Sloop “Fauvette” 913 – A Classic
The construction is fiberglass over marine plywood. The interior woodwork and exterior coamings are in varnished mahogany. Although the Thunderbird is more often used for racing and day sailing, there are accommodations below with a V-berth and two quarter berths and is complete with an Origo 3000 alcohol stove, a sink, a porta-potty and a cooler. The wood Thunderbirds have a comfortable interior when compared to fiberglass Thunderbirds.
The cockpit is large T shaped with storage compartments. It is comfortable for a racing crew of 3 or 4 or a social gathering of 6.
This boat has been lovingly maintained over the years by an owner that has been sailing Tbirds since 1985. The new owner should be the type that has the same interest in keeping this classic boat in good shape.

Equipment: Refurbished aluminum mast and boom complete with new standing and running rigging (2011) complete with spinnaker pole and gear, adjustable back-stay and boom-vang. All lines are led aft. New harken 4:1 traveller installed 2012. Tiller steering has a balanced rudder.
Sails – Main (Doyle 2001) , Genoa (Doyle 2001), Spinnaker - An older J24 spinnaker has been recut to Tbird class dimensions. These sails are serviceable for general sailing and fun racing.
Power -1980 Yamaha 6 hp outboard well mounted and is retractable when sailing. A new impeller was installed in 2013.
Instruments – compass, handheld Garmin 76 GPS on a custom swivel bracket, hand held VHF, mounted VHF with antenna (not installed), AM / FM/ Cassette radio, interior light, and running and steaming lights
Safety equipment- includes a selection of life jackets, throw ring, rope boarding ladder, flares, hand bilge pump, fenders and a boat hook
A canvas winter cover with a wood frame and a collapsible 6 pad steel cradle are included.

Location: Toronto Ontario, Outside United States
L40608

Material
Hull
Type
Rigging
Cabins
Condition
wood
monohull
racer/cruiser
fractional sloop
1
good

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This Thunderbird Sailboat Added 19-Jan-2014



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