Bearboat: A very well-maintained 1983 IP26-Mark II, sloop-rigged full keel/centerboard model. Sailed extensively in and beyond the Chesapeake Bay. Shallow enough to gunkhole, strong enough for heavy weather. Located in the water at Galesville, MD, ready to go! Upcoming 2020 relocation forces sale.
Length: 26' 2" waterline, 30 0 overall.
Beam: 10 6.
Draft: 2 8 cb up, 6 0 cb down.
Displacement: 8,000 pounds.
Hull: Stripped to gelcoat and new barrier coat and bottom paint applied in 2017.
Eng: Yanmar 2GM 13 hp diesel (rebuilt 2017, <100 hours). Burns 0.5 gph.
Tankage: Fuel, 18 gal.; water 31 gals.; holding tank 12 gals.
Sails: 400 sq. ft., Main: 178 sq ft.; Jib: 200 sq ft. (110%), and cruising spinnaker, all in good condition. All lines led aft to cockpit. Single-line 1st and 2nd reefs.
Major upgrades: Owner has replaced/rebuilt the rudder, centerboard, bowsprit, cabin sole and roller furling.
Standing headroom, sleeps 3, two-burner alcohol stove, SS sink.
Bimini and custom dodger. Winter cover.
Two-person Old Town sit-on-top kayak conveys.
Contact: Stephen Blakely, email@example.com, 571/230-3841 for more information and photos.