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ISLANDER 30 Sailboat

1983 ISLANDER 30 Sailboat


Year: 1983

City: New Haven, CT

Stock: 6d4403

Condition: excellent


Propulsion: sail

Price: $20,500

Listing: By Owner

Status: Available

Length: 30'

Model: I30

Engine hours: -

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This "Islander 30", 1983, 30-foot sailboat is a very comfortable, easy, safe, recreational coastal cruiser and daysailer, whether under sail, r power, dockside, or at a mooring or anchorage, with many highly desirable features, for pleasure and relaxation on the water. Also, its great for local club racing.

Its "North" main sail includes a new mast "Tide Sailtrack" for ease of hoisting and lowering, along with "Lazie jacks" for ease of lowering the Main, and its Main halyard guided back to the cockpit, alongside its Boom halyard, winch, etc., all make it easy of handling, including self handling. Its jib sail is a 130% Genoa on a "Harken" roller fuller, also with lines back to the cockpit for ease of use.

Power consists of a 15-hp Yanmar water cooled diesel engine, 16 gallon tank, along with dual 12-volt "starter" and "house" batteries, alternator charger, and auto-battery charger, when 110-VAC dockside power is available. A 50′ dockside power cable is included.

Cockpit includes: over-sized 32" wheel, emergency rudder extension, "Garmin" navigation & radar station; large compass, "Ray Marine" auto-pilot, seat cushions, cockpit fold-up table, Dodger, Bimini, and additional zip-in canvas & acrylic sections for complete cockpit weather enclosure, when desired.

Cabin includes: the "main" section that includes 2 cushioned bench seats with fold-down dining-work table, that sleeps 2; cushioned "aft" sleep-storage area, that sleeps 1, galley with double ss sink, 28-gallon water tank, hot water heater, refrigerated ice box that freezer section that makes ice, alcohol fueled 2 burner stove top and oven, power panel & radio cabinet station, and radio & disk player with Bose speakers in the cabin and in the outer cockpit; the forward "head" with sink & toilet, with privacy door, and overhead hatch, and "boat shower"; and further "forward" is its cushioned sleep-storage area that sleeps 1-2. Thus, the boat sleeps up to 5. In addition, there are many drawers, shelving, and cabinet storage areas throughout the cabin.

With 29′ 7"feet overall length, 8′ 10" beam, approximately 8400 lbs displacement, including 2900 lb "fin keel" ballast, spade keel, draft of about 5′, total sail area of about 350 SF, handling is easy and turning is fast and quick, under sail, as well as very economical (very little fuel cost) when under power with its 15 HP "Yanmar" diesel engine..

It all makes for a very desirable sailboat and a joy of sailing, cruising, and relaxing on our Connecticut and Northeast seas.

It is presently hauled and in the boatyard, with winter canvas cover installed, for the 2021-22 winter. It is available for viewing by prospective buyers. The cost of the winter storage and re-launch in the spring is covered.

If applicable, in lieu of a sale, seller is open to a trade, or allowance toward a trade, for a Lobster-style power cruiser, of similar size and quality, such as a Dyer 29. Seller also has a 24′ "230 walk-around HydraSport" powerboat with 200hp Johnson outboard that would be included.

In addition, seller has a mooring in Essex harbor that is available for rent or purchase.

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