TROPICAL SPIRIT IS A "STUNNING SAILBOAT"
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OVERALL, THE BEST ISLAND PACKET 420 ON THE MARKET!
CONSTANT UPGRADES AND "ALWAYS" WELL MAINTAINED.
The Island Packet 420 has definitely been one of Island Packet's most successful models, and Tropical Spirit represents the model "at her very best!". The moment you step below, you will see how well she has been cared for. The upholstery was replaced in 2016 and looks brand new. A custom carpet set has been used on much of the sole so it is like new. The Galley has been constantly upgraded and very well maintained. Much of the equipment is new or has been recently serviced. The engine was inspected by a certified Yanmar mechanic Dec. 2019 and is in good working order.
Please review the full specifications and take note of the impressive inventory, new equipment, and improvements. Then give us a call today to find out more about "Tropical Spirit". BUT DON'T HESITATE...this one should not be on the market long.
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An innovative blend of liveaboard comfort and practical cruising features is evidenced throughout the IP420, delivering the best accomodations of any yacht in its size range.
Starting forward is a large anchor locker with interior access through a tall door in the forward head. The divided anchor well easily accommodates ground tackle, plus there is a storage area aft large enough to store a third anchor, cleaning supplies, etc.
The forward head features a separate shower stall with acrylic door, a deep S/S sink with vanity, marine toilet (always flushed with fresh water only), several lockers and drawers and excellent ventilation with an overhead hatch and opening portlights.
The forward owner's suite is a true delight with the entire beam of the yacht utilized for a grand and inviting retreat. The large island berth with is offset from the hull providing easy access from both sides. The foot of the berth lifts on gas struts for blanket storage. A custom 3-drawer bureau is in lieu of the standard dressing seat. Additional cabinets, drawers, storage bins and a deep hanging locker provide ample storage. Thee are two screened large overhead hatches and screened opening portlights for excellent ventilation.
Next aft is the main salon featuring Island Packet's signature bulkhead-mounted fold-up table. With table up, the salon becomes a spacious and inviting space for living, relaxing and entertaining. The settee cushions are covered in light biege UltraLeather. The starboard settee pulls out to provide a double berth. There are huge storage areas behind and beneath the settees.
Next aft to starboard is the navigation station with an electric swing-out seat and large hinged chart table. The main electrical panel, monitors, VHF radio and other instruments are all within easy reach.
The large U-shaped galley, immediately to the starboard side of the companionway, features double S/S sinks, a 3-burner propane stove with oven, microwave, generous wrap around counter space, and a large Frigoboat keel-cooled refrigerator and freezer. There is abundant storage for dishes, cutlery, pots and pans, and food items.
To port is the aft head with entry from the salon or aft cabin, shower with teak seat and wrap-around curtain, marine toilet (always flushed with fresh water only), vanity with and S/S sink, large mirror, excellent ventilation.
The aft cabin features a large Pullman-style berth, large cedar-lined locker, and numerous drawers and bins. A custom teak storage bin was added to house the companionway boards.
The cockpit is large and comfortable for sailing or just relaxing. When entertaining, the folding teak cockpit table is perfect and even includes an extension when you're hosting happy hour. The cockpit seats are ergonomically designed and long enough for sleeping. There are stern rail "catbird" seats to port and starboard. A swim ladder drops down to the sugar scoop swim platform and extends below the surface.
See the You Tube Video link on the opening page for a more complete look!
Tropical Spirit is well-equipped for self sufficiency with 5.5KW diesel generator, wind generator, solar panels, high output alternator, inverter, and other features that enhance comfort and safety during extended periods at sea or at anchor.
When new, this Island Packet 420 came with the optional Electrical Cruising Upgrade which includes two separate battery banks (house and engine start) with a momentary switch on the engine panel for emergency starting from the house bank, a Charles 40-amp Temperature Sensitive Battery Charger and a Balmar 100-amp alternator.
Tropical Spirit is equipped with a Yanmar 75hp Turbo diesel engine, always expertly maintained by Yanmar guidelines, extremely clean.
NOTE: Inspection by certified Yanmar Mechanic December 2019. Report and invoice available on request. Excerpt from report: "With 30 years experience in the marine industry I am very impressed with this engine and its current condition and feel there are many more great service years left in it. Yanmar has expressed, and I have witnessed, this model engine is capable of far exceeding 10,000 hours of operation."
Tropical Spirit is an eye catcher whether sailing or at the dock. Her owners always keep her looking great. Her exterior features include:
Tropical Spirit is equipped with USCG required safety items, including flares, life jackets, signal horn, etc.
This is the cleanest, nicest IP420 I have ever seen. It is definitely worthy of your consideration. -Ed Whiteaker
Owner's personal items not listed here are not a part of the sale. Details of this vessel are offered in good faith but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. While efforts are made to keep this listing up to date, information provided at the time of listing is subject to change if the vessel is on the market for an extended time. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.