1982 Cole 31 for sale.
Cole 31's are very popular family yachts or club racers.
This 1982 yacht has a generous interior layout accommodating up to 6.
A well maintained 2006 model Bukh 20hp shaft drive diesel is in excellent condition and was serviced November 2017 at around 900 hours.
Antifouled and prop speed maintenance was done November 2017.
The standing rigging has all been replaced in 2010, receipts available. Nice sails including a hardly used masthead spinnaker. Harken self-tailing, stainless steel winches (2013), lazy jacks and boom bag make single handed sailing a breeze.
Portlight windows are recently renewed.
5 foot 6 draft ensures you can sneak into some of the shallower waterways which is a bonus.
Current Gas certificate for the stovetop and oven with grill. Near new Jabsco toilet.
Extensive safety gear and First Aid included.
This boat was designed by Peter Cole as a half-ton cruiser/racer and has proved to be very successful, winning many major races including - Australian Half Ton Championship, Brisbane-Gladstone, Lord Howe Island, Half ton division of both the Sydney and Melbourne to Hobart.
She handles very well and safely under all conditions as shown by her racing records. Ample beam and ballast ratio with lead fin keel and skeg hung rudder make her stiff and very seaworthy with good sail carrying capacity. A very attractive hull shape with tumblehome sides and wineglass shaped transom.
Hard to beat in this size and price range.
Inspection will not disappoint.
For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater office. For inventory and high resolution photos, call +61 2 9999 3311 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Country Origin : Australia
Designer : Peter Cole
Builder : Bruce Fairley
Water (Potable) Capacity (L) : 230
Hull Construction Material : Fibreglass
Hull Type : Mono, tumblehone sides, wineglass transom.
Deck Construction Material : Fibreglass
Length (m) : 9.5 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 9'2" feet
Draft (feet) : 5'6" feet
Keel/Ballast : Lead fin keel
Number of Helms : 1
Engine Notes : Bukh DV 20hp serviced November 2017, shaft driven diesel, sound and heat insulated, located under cockpit with excellent access to whole engine including gearbox.
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Bukh DV
Stroke : 4
Engine Hours : 900
Horse Power (hp) : 20
Drive Type : Shaft
Number of Batteries : 2
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 110
Propeller : Folding with prop speed.
Steering System : Stainless wheel on pedestal.
Accommodation Notes : Generous V berth double with fully enclosed head, single bunk to starboard, dinette area converts to another double plus a quarter berth aft. Cocktail bar area inside cupboard.
Number of Berths : 6
Number of Showers : 1
Shower Type : Hot and cold pressurised, marine carpeted floor.
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Jabsco (2015)
Number of TVs : 1 x 12v 20 inch LCD with internal DVD player and remote control.
Holding Tank (L) : Porta potti has holding tank
Galley Notes: Gas stove and oven with Gas certificate.
Stove : Rinai Gas stove 2 burner plus oven and grill.
Refrigeration : Brand new Eutectic fridge unit works extremely well.
Number of Sinks : 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : 12v Flat screen TV, DVD player, AM/FM stereo with aux input. Cockpit table. 12v fan
Anchor / Winch : Anchor Winch
Bilge Pump : Auto x 2 plus a manual
Deck Gear : Near new Harken self tailing stainless winches, all lines back to helm. Stainless steel swim ladder, boathook, 3 dorades, stainless steel grab rails full length of foredeck.
Mast/Rigging : Aluminium keel stepped mast and boom, all wire rigging replaced 2010.
Sail Inventory : Main 2010 in boom bag with lazy jacks, genoa 2012, storm jib 2015, spinnaker.
Electrics : 12v plus regulator for solar panel, 2 batteries, 2017, house and engine start. 240v inverter, LED lighting throughout.
Electronics Navigation : Wind, depth and speed instruments.
Dinghy : Inflatable with outboard.
Safety Gear Flares, flare container, smoke flare, V sheet, signalling mirror, SOLAS first aid kit, danbouy, horsehsoe life ring x 2,2 personal strobes, EPIRB expiry 2017, VHF radio, Fire blanket, 3 fire extinguishers. Brass barometer, clock. Emergency tiller. Tools.
Covers : Boom bag, cockpit cover, sunshade awning, spray dodger, wheel cover, winch covers.
Ground Tackle : CQR plough anchor, chain and warp.
GPS : Garmin
Has Navigation Lights : YES
Radio : New GME VHF radio
Number of Life Jackets : 4
Remarks : Very tidy condition and well set up for safe coastal cruising shorthanded.
Anti-foul : November 2017