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1968 Islander 44 located in  for sale

44' Islander 44

Year
Length
Beam
Draft
Location
Price
1968
44'
11'
6'
$35,000

Description: This Bill Lapworth designed cruiser / racer is a testament to early GRP yachts. Narrow beam and long overhangs, 'Temptation' is a fast and safe passage maker, a joy to sail. She has only had four owners, now offered for sale in excellent condition, new standing rigging in 2016 and new chainplates in 2013, topsides painted in 2013, excellent fridge/freezer system, Raymarine ES series touchscreen chartplotter in cockpit and much more. This yacht is nicely equipped and her condition is impressive. Your early inspection is highly recommended.

Equipment: Accommodation:

Full forward the double cabin has three opening ports, two fans, plus the overhead hatch. The berth is large and does not feel cramped or confined. The bathroom is just aft, accessed by doors both sides and is similarly generous. The saloon has a good sized table, U-shape settee to port and two comfortable built in seats opposite. The opening ports are high quality from Port Townsend foundry. The galley is to port and has a huge top loading fridge/freezer, two systems, an engine driven compressor and a 12 volt air cooled system. The nav. station opposite has a small quarter berth behind.

All lighting is LED and the interior has no less than six speakers and a Bluetooth stereo system.

Galley:

Two burner FORCE 10 gas stove and oven. Double stainless steel sink, SHUREFLOW pressurised cold water. SEAFROST 134A engine driven compressor for top loading fridge/freezer plus a SEAFROST 12 volt system in adjacent top loading fridge.

Showers:

Two. One in bathroom and one retractable shower in cockpit.

Heads:

Heavy duty, reliable LAVAC manual diaphragm pump c/w rebuild kit (2013). No holding tank

Electrics & Batteries:

House bank is 4 x 105 amp deep cycle TROJAN 105 batteries. 1 x D8 start battery with 70 watt solar cell with MORNINGSTAR controller. DC charging from three 135 watt solar cells c/w MPPT 100/30 controller with blue tooth and 50 amp engine alternator.

2 electric bilge pumps 1 with auto control.

Electronics & Navigation:

RAYMARINE linear drive autopilot
RAYMARINE ES series touchscreen chartplotter in cockpit with autopilot control at wheel
GARMIN chartplotter at nav station
STANDARD HORIZON Matrix AIS/GPS GX200 with RAM mic in cockpit
2 x STANDARD HORIZON HX8 transceivers with GPS
KENWOOD ham radio with antenna tuner
MATSUTEC AIS transceiver

Machinery:

PERKINS 4-108
BORG WARNER Velvet drive
VDrive WALTER R10

Mast/ Rigging:

Low aspect keel stepped aluminium masthead sloop rig. Full height mast steps. Spreader lights. Spinnaker pole stowed vertically on track. Plenty of good running rigging.

Deck Gear:

BARIENT and MERIMAR winches
Stainless steel boarding ladder
Stainless steel stern arch (solar panels)
Outboard hoist
FORCE 10 BBQ on pushpit with separate tank
5 gallon propane tank mounted on pushpit
Wash down pump

Sail Inventory:

100% furling genoa (2016)
125% furling genoa (2016)
Slab reefed mainsail

Safety Gear:

1Manual release EPIRB
Flares
1 inflatable life vest with harness
Numerous standard life vests
2 safety harnesses with tethers
3 fire extinguishers
Extensive First Aid kit
FIREBOY XINTEX S-2A propane/CNG fume detector with solenoid valve control

Ground Tackle:

MUIR 1200 horizontal windlass
25kg ROCNA with 70m 3/8 chain
45lb CQR with 15m 3/8 chain with 50m inch rope
50lb fisherman anchor

Dinghy and Outboard:

CHOLAMARK 3m RIB (2014) with 15hp Yamaha 2 sets of oars

Location: Malaysia,
L80957
0060174196933

Material
Hull
Type
Rigging
Cabins
Condition
fiberglass
monohull
cruiser
masthead sloop
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This Islander 44 Added 05-Jul-2019



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