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1978 Contessa 26
The famous Round the World Boat!. Fleet Champ last 3 years, beer can races.
all new cushions in cabin and cockpit
5 sails all in good shape a Main, 80%, 110%, 150%, 165% Drifter
all lines aft.
two winches on cabin top
all hardware fitted with backing plates
We're looking for standing head room.
It has a Marine Head that is only a year old, a holding tank is built in, I have the Y valve for overboard discharge but it is not installed, local laws. .
Extra gear included:
Also a 3 year old compass on bulkhead in cockpit.
anchor and rode
Non pressure alcohol stove
Gimbaled single burner propane stove
Improvements to the hull, deck, rigging, engine, or interior:
This boat is in very good condition,the following upgrades have been done in the last 3 years.
Bottom repaired with all epoxy West System products, it is now a forever bottom with VC 17 bottom paint
A few more things I haven't mentioned is the two settees can now be joined with an insert so it becomes a bed a wide as the cabin, the back cushions fill the gap.
General condition and any additional information:
We bought and rebuilt Her hoping to go cruising, have now decided it makes more since to charter.
We would like to see her go back to the big water where she belongs. Looking for a Catalina 27 with trailer, willing to trade for the right boat!
David, our 1978 Contessa 26 has been sold from a lead on your ad!
Please remove the ad from the for sale list and thanks for your help.
Price reduced to $PRICE, back on top of Sailboats for Sale list, etc.
You have made your intitial 5% or more price reduction, now your ad returns to the top of the list with each price reduction of 2% or more.