The Vindo shipyard is famous for finely detailed craftsmanship. This vessel's careful owners have kept her looking perfect and continually updated.
Yanmar Diesel engine new in 2002 - Fresh water cooled
Propane cabin heat - extend your cruising season or venture far afield
Deck updated in 2003-2004 including new laid teak decking - deck shows beautifully. All bungs are tight and caulking is tidy.
Canvas winter storage cover - new in 2014
New Fuel tank - 2016
Both settee berths widen out to doubles and she features a spacious V berth, comfortable head with holding tank and sink.
Aft is a well insulated ice box and propane stove with oven.
Across from the galley is a navigation table.
She features a blue canvas dodger protecting her gorgeous cockpit. Full beam cockpit awning for use at anchor runs from mast to stern.
Includes canvas winter storage cover.
Anchor windlass forward.
Please call or text at (617) 331-8140 to view her today.
In Ferenc Mate’s book, The World’s Best Sailboats. He says of Vindo sailboats: “the workmanship is so precise that a violin maker wouldn’t improve on it.”
TRUE NORTH has had caring ownership. Her present owner purchased her in 2013. He has kept the varnish gleaming, and the teak decks (which were replaced on trunk cabin top in 2004, and foredeck and side decks were replaced in 2003) are in excellent condition with no raised Thiokol bedding.
Her bottom is smooth, her original white gelcoat shows well. Her varnished mahogany interior is superb.
What a breathtakingly appealing and attractive sloop, which is easily handled by one or two people.
White hull, blue boot top, red bottom.
Original white gelcoat; solid fiberglass hull with teak rubrail.
Teak over fiberglass decks; laid and caulked teak decks replaced in 2003 (except for aft deck).
Cockpit has removable teak hatches over fiberglass lips, to access engine spaces.
Solid varnished mahogany house sides; housetop is teak and plywood over laminated deck beams (teak replaced 2004).
8 bronze thru-hull fittings.
Double bow and stern rails; double lifelines (replaced with S/S wire recently).
Varnished teak toerails.
Varnished teak handrails.
Folding S/S transom ladder.
Bow cleats and chocks.
Wheel steering with brake (varnished teak wheel).
Single 2002 Yanmar 2GM20F 18 hp diesel, FWC.
Kanzaki 2:1 reduction gear.
Groco sea strainer.
1” S/S shaft with PSS dripless shaft seal.
3-bladed RH 13 x 11 prop.
Teleflex throttle controls.
Yanmar panel with RPM gauge and alarms.
Yanmar fuel filters.
2011 new mixing elbow on engine.
2012 rebuilt starter motor.
12V DC electrical system.
2 AGM Group 24 12V house batteries (new 2017), with selector switch, and one engine starting battery, 2016.
Link 10 Xantrex battery monitor gauge.
12V Rule bilge pump.
Autohelm 3000 autopilot.
ICOM M55 VHF radio.
Garmin 152 GPS.
Ritchie binnacle compass.
Nav-man 2100 depthsounder with repeater in cockpit.
Autohelm wind speed and direction.
For four in exquisite varnished rubbed-effect mahogany interior with teak and holly sole.
Vee berth forward with filler and storage under.
Midships hanging locker to port.
Enclosed head to starboard with Jabsco W.C. (New 2017), and pull-out sink.
Main salon with settee berth to port and L-shaped dinette to starboard; blue corduroy berth cushions.
Starboard galley aft with S/S sink with foot pump for fresh or salt water, Optimus 2 burner propane stove with oven, icebox, and counter; and lift-up chart table to port.
# 1 genoa.
Whisker pole mounted on mast
S/S standing rigging - has been updated.
Dacron running rigging.
Aluminum Selden mast, deck stepped;
2 Lewmar #30 S.T. winches.
3 Lewmar #8 mast winches.
Mainsheet traveller mounted just forward of wheel.
Genoa tracks mounted on toerails.
Blue mainsail cover.
Furlex roller furler.
Lazy Jacks system (New 2017)
Medium blue Dodger and frame.
Four braided docklines.
2 winch handles.
18 lb Danforth anchor, with chain and rode.
22 lb Bruce style anchor with rode.
3” brass Weems & Plath clock and barometer.
S2-A LPG shutoff.
Simpson Lawrence manual windlass.
Running lights; anchor light.
S/S bowsprit with anchor roller.
Brass gimballed kerosene lamp.
S/S Force 10 LPG fireplace on starboard bulkhead.
Two Nicro solar vents.
Two deck hatches.
Custom winter cover (New 2014, used 1 season)
28 Constitution Rd
Boston, MA 02129