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100 – Powerboats

 

Silverline Nantucket 22VSilverline Nantucket 22VFOR SALE - Silverline Nantucket 22V (1980) fibreglass boat with deep v hull.

Asking $12,500.

Features: 260 HP Mercruiser engine, 8 HP Honda outboard with charging system and Eze-steer, 1982 Ezeloader tandem axle trailer; Alaskan bulkhead with locking, sliding door, 2 burner propane stove, 2 way fridge, sink and pump with 10 gal water tank; port-a-potty (original flush system included), hot water shower and fish Silverline Nantucket 22Vcleaning station with wash hose on swim grid; VHF ICOM 501 with RAM mic, Kenwood AM/FM CD player, Garmin 188c colour sounder and GPS for Hecate Straight south; 4 Scotty rod holders, 2 manual Canon downriggers + much more.

This is a well-maintained, registered, boat in excellent condition; has always been stored in a heated shop.
Located in Quesnel, BC

For viewing or more info call or text: Jack Salmon at 250-255-4812

July 2, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

300 – Accessories/Gear

 

Steiner binoculars

Steiner binoculars

FOR SALE: 7x50 Steiner German binoculars with integrated compass that were used a few times on our one season of boating. Includes manual, carryin

g bag, lens covers and original box.

Original cost $700, asking $375.

Contact: Terri at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 514-685-1222

July 29, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

2004 KAD43-P SterndriveFOR SALE: 2004 KAD43-P Sterndrive. Ready to bolt up to your DP-E Sterndrive. 2004 manufacturing date on block, This is a late model KAD43-P before it moved to the computer controlled KAD44. This unit came out of a low hour (500hrs) Guaranteed against DOA. This is a Freshwater Motor.

Asking $9500

Contact Mike: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 29, 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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