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"


  • 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.)

    Sail measurements:

  • I 23.7
  • J 9.0
  • P 23.8
  • E 8.8

    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
  • Davis Windex
  • 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
  • Boat pole
  • 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).

    Hello David,
    This boat sold about a month ago to a nice couple who drove all the way from TN to get it.
    Thanks Bob
    Tarrytown, New York

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