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100 – Powerboats

 

 

 

 

200 – Sailboats

 

29er for sale29er Sailboat For Sale
Ready to Sail Package Price: $9,000
Tricked out with race rigging and all lines accounted for. Roll away package can be rigged and ready to sail in less than a couple hours. Has been stored in a warm, dry area since being purchased by current owners. Passed inspection at 2017 29er World Championships. Ready to sail package includes: Hull, Spars, Dolly, Trailer, Sails and Foils.

Description:
Hull Number: 2073
2013 Melges Hull

Essentials:
1 x Set of Spars (Mast, Boom, Spinnaker Pole, All with Covers)
1 x Rudder Box With Tiller
1 x Metal Foils Set (With Cover)
1 x Melges dolly with extra padding

Trailer:
1 x Trailer (has a mast stand, 2 wood boxes for storage that can fit sails and everything else the boat needs + more)

Sails:
2 x Main Sails (1 Training Condition, 1 Beater, All with Covers)
1 x Jib Sails (1 Training Condition, With Cover)
1 x Spinnakers (Blue, Training Condition)

29er for saleWires:
1 x Shrouds Set (1 Pair with Chainplates)
1 x For-stays (1 Stock)
1 x Trapeze Wires (Rigged for 1:1 ratio)

Extras:
1 x Carbon Tiller Extensions
1 x Ovington top cover (brand new)
1 x Melges uv bottom cover for trailering

Racing Package: $5,000
Racing Package is separate from the Ready to Sail Package listed above. It includes all extras needed to compete at either a local or international level. This package adds extra ability to tune and enhance a boats speed and maneuverability. This Racing Package also includes some extra lines, fittings, shackles and bags.
Includes:
1 x Fibre Glass Foils Set (With Cover)
1 x Main Sail (Racing, with cover)
1 x Jib (Racing, with cover)
3 x Spinnaker 1 Blue, 1 Orange, 1 Red (1 Racing, 1 Training, 1 Beater)
1 x Set Bluewave Turnbuckles
1 x Carbon Tiller Extension

Contact Information:
Aidan Chiu: 647-962-4569
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June 11, 2019

 

 

 

Christabel IFOR SALE: Christabel I is a well-travelled, thirty-foot, long-distance cruiser, outfitted for live-aboard cruising. It served as our home for 8 years, spent 5 winters in The Bahamas, and sailed as far south as Grenada. Lying Dobson YC, Sydney NS.

Basic information:
Designer: Bruce Roberts, BR29
Builder: Colin Jackson
Motor: Yanmar 2QM15 15 HP diesel
Wheel steering
Registered Vessel ON: 814948
LOA: 9.14 m (30.0')
Beam: 3.08 m (10.1')
Draft: 1.37 m (4.5')
Net Register Tonnage: 9.62
Displacement: 5 tons (approx)

For more information on Christabel I please click here.

Asking: $25,000

Contact:
Colin Jackson – 902-562-7982
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April 30, 2019

 

 

Goderich 35 Steel CutterFor Sale: GODERICH 35 steel cutter

Price: $50K OR best offer by Victoria Day 2019

Surveyed a few years ago for around $75K
lots of stuff; needs refurbishing.
comes with:
11 ft Zeppelin inflatable w 9.8 HP Nissan, 4 person Beaufort life raft that needs total overhaul, lots of sails including storm sails, 27 HP Yanmar with less than 500 hours, wind Goderich 35 Steel Cuttergenerator, wind vane self steering.....

needs paint job, fuel tank, batteries and updated electronics.

Contact Leo: 519-744-8449 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

April 8, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2004 Hunter 260 SloopFor Sale: 2004 Hunter 260 Sloop, Excellent Condition.

Price 25,500

Equipment includes but is not limited to:
Mercury 9.9 4-Stroke Electric Start Outboard (2004) with Pedestal Mount Engine Controls and auto choke; Engine hours < 1000; Wheel Steering 2004 Hunter 260 Sloopwith EZ steer controls; Mainsail: Roller Furling Jib (Harken). Plus, one oversize 'Ginnaker' that is too beautiful to believe. Cockpit Cushions in Excellent Condition; Bimini; Fabric Interior Cushions in Excellent Condition; Retractable keel for shallow gunkholing; Teak Stern Rail Seats; All rigging in excellent condition, including boom, vang, mainsheet. Two 12V Marine batteries; Propane-ready stove; 20 gallon water tank; Pressure water system; Bilge Pump (auto and manual controls); Kick up rudder; Mooring cleats; Swim ladder; 2 stern rail seats w/Cup Holders; Anchor roller; 12V system with electrical panel and fuses; Shore Power Receptacle; Battery box; Running lights; Cabin lights x 4 (1 fan); Forespar Man-overboard pole; Danforth anchor; Dock lines; Flare Gun; Boat Hook; 6 life jackets; 2 Paddles.

6'2" Headroom with adjustable companionway cover allowing 7 feet headroom and loads of light.

Electronics Include: Raymarine Speed & Depth, NavMan 5500 Chart Plotter, VHf marine radio, Pioneer AM/FM/CD stereo, jack for mobile devices, 4 Bose speakers.
Accommodations: Double berth aft, Convertible double V-berth, Enclosed head with sink, Galley w/Counter & sink, Removable cooler cupboard, Teak laminate table, surround seating is excellent, Teak and mahogany trim, Storage Cabinets everywhere.

Contact Grayley: 705-321-9927 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

March 19, 2019

 

 

 

 

C & C 27C&C 27 MK V ( 1987 Racer/Cruiser, N.O.T.L Hull #170 )
HighLights:
- Most Popular Small Yacht racer/cruiser ever made & sold in North America
- A FANTASTIC Sailboat, strong, light, fast, smooth, stable, & perfectly balanced in all weather
- One of very few C&C 27 MKV’s with OUTBOARD engine (solid Mercury 9.9 Longshaft [2001])
- Last Original C&C employee built/owned NOTL sailboat, (W/custom “Smoke” rig race pack)
(Heavy Duty mast, boom, rigging, hand rails, lines/organizers/clutches/winches configuration)

Updated Equipment includes:
- 7 sails (2main, 2 genny, 2 spin, 1 blade, 4/6 years and older)
- Winches – Original Barient self-tailing 10’s / Newer Lewmar 2 speed, self-tailing 30’s
- New Lewmar SZ1 (4x1) MainSheet Traveller, Garhauer HD (6x1) MainSheet Blocks
- Spectra/Dyneema lines/halyards led aft to cockpit via new Harken “quad” clutches
- Roomy Full size 6’1 Cabin ht, 2 sinks, 5 berths for excellent lake cruising
- Huge storage space, two built-in fridge coolers, gymbaled stove, +++
- Large cockpit comfortably fits 6 for all day cruising, plus built in “high-side” combing seats
- Tiller steering (great control, extra cockpit room), swim ladder, large aft pulpit
- Full coverage newer Bimini and Dodger awnings for great weather protection
- New VHF radio, great clarion stereo system, folding 6-point steel cradle

SERIOUS ENQUIRIES ONLY: TORONTO
Call: 647-770-2789
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January 22, 2019

 

 

CS 27For Sale: CS-27, Made in 1979. Asking price $7500

Features: 8 HP Yanmar inboard Diesel engine, Shoal draft keel, Storage cradle with welded blocks for hydraulic trailer, 2 burner stove, Swim ladder, Standing head room, Large icebox, Head, Large cockpit

Work done in last 10 years:
Main sail 2010
Harken Mark IV furling system 2012 -$2000
Uk Halsey 155% jib 2013 -$2200
3-battery marine charger 2013 -$200
Genco winter cover 2014 -$2100
Updated electrical panel marine grade 2015 -$650
Spinnaker, pole and rigging 2018 -$1000

Contact Tyler; (437)288-6359 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

January 4, 2019

 

 

300 – Accessories/Gear

 

For Sale: 

 (1)  Expedition 600 Moonlight Night Vision Binocular, German made. In excellent        condition, used very seldom.  Includes Waterproof Case.  $150. Or best offer
Free shipping in Ontario

(2) Nikon StabilEyes 14x40 Stabilizing Binoculars, like new condition. Asking $750 or best offer ( Paid $1450.USD) 
Free shipping in Ontario

(3) Grundig Yacht Boy Short Wave Radio. In good working condition $50. Or best offer
Free shipping in Ontario

Please contact via email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

April 25, 2019

 

 

 

400 – Sails

WANTED – Beneteau First 36.7 mainsail used.  If you are getting a new one, we need the previous one igc. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

March 1, 2019

 

 

 

500 – Crew

 

New Zealand sailor, 29, Environmental Scientist, seeking crew position on vessel sailing from Iceland to Nova Scotia, summer 2019.
read more details here: http://cruising-cape-breton.info/download/sales/Josh.pdf

May 13, 2019

 

 

 

600 – Rental/Charter/Exchange

 Slip in Coal Harbour available
50ft secure slip available from April 1 at Harbour Cruises Marina, at the foot of Denman by Stanley Park.. Annual lease ending Dec 31, 2019 at $19.28ft/mth + GST on greater of 50ft and LOA. Up to 50A power, water, cable and pump out available.

Contact: Russell Hopkins, 604 499 9346, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 March 6, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

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