Edel 665 (22'), 1979, Tarrytown, New York, $6,500, price reduced 4/17/09 to $6,195, sold 7/17/09
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1979 Edel 665
With no qualifying remarks, I can say this may be the best designed and built 22 foot sailboat you will ever see! Boat Name: "Limitless"
EDEL 665 PRINCIPAL SPECIFICATIONS
L.O.A. ................6.65 m (21'10")
L.W.L..................5.55 m (18' 2.5")
Max Beam...............2.50 m (8' 2.5")
Beam at Waterline......2.04 m (6' 8.5")
Mast Height (from W/L) 9.10 m (29' 10")
Total Weight (empty)...1090 kg (2403 lb.)
Draft..................1.00 m (3' 3")
Ballast................400 kg (882 lb.)
Sail Area (Main & Jib) 18.85 sq m (203 sq. ft.)
In very good condition; she is a jewel built in Canada (and France) with few that made it to the U.S.A. She's fractionally rigged with an adjustable backstay. Ranked # 1 boat of the year in the Paris Boat show 1980.
Brand new lighted Plastimo Mini-Contest Compass
Brand new Uniden VHF marine radio with new masthead antenna
Floor mounted Mid-cockpit traveler which connects to the end of the boom
Deck stepped mast with hinged tabernacle
Deck and cabin top are solid with no soft spots (there is no"coring"; it is solid fiberglass construction)
Interior/cabin/bilge are very dry
Three winches all in good shape
Gelcoat in good shape and recently waxed
Rudder post with tiller steering in very good condition
Pop-Top Cabin with like-new side curtain
Beautiful interior teak (better than most boats her size by far)
Cabin is unique, bright, very clean and well organized. (guaranteed to delight)
Like-new interior cushions
Cockpit cushions in good condition
Hull is in very nice shape with an encapsulated keel
Gusher manual bilge pump (operated from port cockpit lazerette)
In-boom controls (outhaul, topping lift and reefing)
Unique in-deck storage for large anchor (anchor and rode included)
Stainless forestay fitting designed to double as a great anchor line chock
Loads of storage
Dock lines and fenders
Stainless sink and water tank with foot pump and two burner propane stove
Standing rigging has been inspected and is in good working condition
Running rigging is in good to new condition
Boom sail cover looks good and is in good condition
Mainsail is in good condition, loose footed with two reef points and fitted with luff lugs. Working jib is older and in fair condition. Very nice genoa and a large colorful light air genniker with snatchblocks.
Bow pulpit and split stern rails with life lines
882 lb fin keel ( close to 200 lbs heavier than a Catalina 22.) with only a 3'3" draft!
All exterior teak is in excellent condition having been refinished and handrails rebedded.
Stern mounted swim ladder
She can be hoisted from a cross pin in the bilge
Winter storage cover/system
All paperwork for boat and trailer is in order
5 hp Mercury 4 stroke long shaft outboard with new gas tank and fuel line (has only been run only a few hours and is in perfect condition).
Sea Lion trailer that is in excellent condition (this trailer has only been in the water once and has never carried a boat until the fall of 2008). Tows nicely with a six cylinder. Weight of boat and trailer combined is about 3200 lbs.
Ready to trailer/ sail anywhere and is sure to please. Handles a a stiff breeze quite well and is safe and stable family boat (or for a couple).
This boat sold about a month ago to a nice couple who drove all the way from TN to get it.
Tarrytown, New York
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