is For Sale
1978 Islander Freeport 41' ketch-rig
cruising yacht in excellent condition
Price: $89,000 USD
Slip Away is currently
located in Jacksonville, FL
Contact: svslipaway @ outlook.com
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Phone: (513) 680 - 0976
is well-equipped for offshore cruising and is in turn-key condition.
Present owners have restored, upgraded and maintained Slip Away over
the past 17 years while cruising around the world.
Slip Away is a
strong, sturdy vessel that can handle offshore conditions, and she is also
extremely comfortable at anchor.
With her traditional lines, she's a beautiful
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Beam: 13 feet
Draft: 5 feet
height above water: 53 feet
staterooms: 2 – Master stateroom with queen berth aft + large v-berth
main constructed by Hood Sailmakers in 2007 and still in very good
full-batten mizzen new in 2017, purchased from Zoom Sails, New
Zealand/Malaysia. Sails constructed of Dimension Polyant C-Breeze Dacron.
staysail both on ProFurl roller-furling equipment.
Spinnaker with ATN Spinnaker sock
rigging: Over-sized wire rigging with Norseman fittings on main mast and
swage fittings on mizzen
& Tangs new 2011-2013.
Yanmar, 4JH4-HTE, 110 horsepower turbo diesel, new 2007, 3715 hours as of
Northern Lights, M643, 5kw diesel
spare parts for both Yanmar main engine and Northern Lights generator
PYI Max Prop
– 23” three-blade
anchor: 30 kg/66 lb. Bruce on 330 feet 3/8” chain
anchors: 45 lb. CQR and 52 lb. Fortress, as well as smaller Danforth stern
windlass: Lofrans Tigres (new 2009)
panels: Four Kyocera 130-watt solar panels – 2 mounted on stern pulpit, and
2 mounted on cockpit roof.
Inverter/Charger: Xantrex MS3000 Sine Wave Inverter, 140 Amp Charger (new
Refrigeration/Freezer: Technautics Cool Blue, 12 volt, air-cooled compressor
with cold plate. Two units – one for refrigerator and one for freezer.
Seaward Princess two-burner stove with oven.
Watercraft Watermakers 120 volt AC, 20 gallon per hour watermaker, made from
generic components – Cat pump, Koch membrane and other off-the shelf items
Outboard: Apex A-10 lite RIB with Yamaha Enduro 15hp two-stroke outboard
Davits: Kato Marine
Lalizas 4-person offshore life raft (purchased new in 2017). Can be serviced
heads installed forward and aft. Aft head connected to 30 gallon holding
Deck Shower: Scandvik fresh-water shower installed in cockpit (new 2016)
Chartplotter: Furuno Navnet Radar with C-Map chips for numerous areas around
the world. Magnetron replaced in radar 2019.
Wind/Speed/Depth: Simrad IS15 instruments. Depth transducer new 2019.
Simrad/Robertson AP20 - NEVER failed us on our circumnavigation!
Marine Class B transponder and receiver (stand-alone unit)
receptacle and tablet mount at helm for additional navigation aids.
SSB radio, also programmed for HAM channels
Horizon GX1600 VHF radio with cockpit Command-mic and GPS input
VHF antennas: Gam Electronics SS-2
antenna on main mast (new 2019), AIS-tuned Morad Electronics antenna on
mizzen (new 2017)
(Exterior & Interior):
cockpit roof with stainless steel supports, constructed in 2009, providing
platform for canvas/strataglass full cockpit enclosure.
in 2009 and holds a beautiful shine.
cabintops resurfaced and painted with Awlgrip marine paint (2017)
Jotun Seaforce 90
bottom paint (renewed 2019)
headliner removed and replaced with laminate panels with oak strips provide
easy access to deck hardware
cockpit cushions with custom covers which are removable for washing
Compressor: Bauer Jr. with 5hp Honda gas engine, mounted on back deck (can
be removed and sold separately if new owner does not want the compressor) +
four aluminum dive tanks.
hardware upgrades, including self-tailing winches in cockpit.
A detailed list of all the extensive upgrades
and improvement can be provided upon request.
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