This is a one Owner properly maintained Vessel with a lot of gear perfect for long distance cruising. Water Maker - Single Side Band - 7 recent Smart Lithium Batteries - second Balmar 100 AMP Alternator - HydroVane windvane -new steering cables installed 2017 and a long list of valuable optional gear!
The SP Cruiser offers year round boating comfort, trawler-like livability and motoring performance, simple and versatile sailing and legendary IP quality and value. Among many unique features are the SP Cruiser's twin cockpits. One aft, perfect for the mornings first cup of coffee, plus one forward - just the right place for a group to sit while cruising or at anchor on a beautiful day. Large CE Category A Ocean rated opening windows in the enclosed deckhouse offer panoramic views, while the center windshield panel hinges upward to allow socializing with family and friends in the forward cockpit. Control of this vessel is made easy and comfortable with dual swivel helm and companion chairs plus a large console forward of the wheel for engine controls and instrumentation. And with the forward chairs and L-shaped settee surrounding the folding table, this is a wonderful spot to have a meal or play a game of cards? regardless of what the weather is doing outside.
Winner of N.M.M.A. Innovation Award and Sail magazine's Best Boat's Award for Innovation, the SP Cruiser offers everything desired by the cruiser looking for a world class motor sailor. You will be able to enjoy much longer sailing seasons with fewer concerns about the weather. And if the wind does not cooperate, the SP Cruiser with her 110hp engine and generous tankage can take you to your destination in comfort and style.
“With calm seas and light winds we reported an 850 NM range at a cruise speed of 8.3 knots and nearly a 700 NM range at 9.1 knots. And if you dial her back to a sedate 7.3 knots, running efficiency hits a wallet-warming 16.8 mpg, with a range of nearly 3,000 nautical miles.” - Power & Motor Yacht
Of course all Island Packets have a proven reputation for world cruising capabilities with superior safety, sea keeping, performance and construction features including:
The pilothouse is very light and airy with 360-degree panoramic views. Opening windows and an overhead hatch provide abundant ventilation. The helm is centerline with comfortable swiveling captain and first mate chairs. An L-shaped settee is to starboard with a removable table on a pedestal and fold out leaves providing ample space for dining with guests.
The master cabin is forward with an island queen berth and innerspring mattress, lots of storage and two cedar-lined hanging lockers. Just aft to starboard is a large head with separate fully enclosed shower stall. This head has access from either the master cabin or the nav/office area that features a varnished hardwood desk and tray storage under a hinged lid. The guest cabin further aft features twin berths. There are storage cabinets and a very generous cedar-lined hanging locker. Light and ventilation throughout the yacht is assured with nine opening ports with screens and two Lewmar Oceanair hatches with screens and shades.
The galley features an efficient and spacious walk through design with a center island that allows ample counter and prep areas. There is a pantry cabinet that easily converts to space for a washer/dryer. There is plenty of storage, a pull out trash bin and a centerline double stainless steel sink. Appliances include:
"Abby Normal" is a well maintained low hour (1609 hrs.)
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For more information or to schedule a showing please contact Tim Jorgeson C.P.Y.B.
Modified “basement” hatch for easy access to below salon storage.
Lee cloths for all bunks.
Pioneer sound system & speakers in salon.
Insect screens for all windows & ports.
Latches on all deck hatches throughout.
Mast storage closet for tall item storage.
Washer/dryer compartment in galley.
Calframo variable-speed fans throughout (7).
3 windshield wipers.
360-degree views from within salon.
Oceanair blinds in salon and on hatches for privacy.
“Dry” shower with adjustable sprayer head.
Dorades for stateroom for additional airflow.
Peek-a-Boo window shades for port lights.
2 Port Visor rain shields on selected port lights.
2-burner propane stove and oven.
Retractable trash bin.
2-basin galley sink with faucet/sprayer.
2 chaise lounge chairs.
Inside steering for comfort in ALL weather conditions!
Bogart engineering Pentametric battery monitoring system.
Icom —802 SSB w/ Pactor usb modem and autotuner.
Garmin AIS class b transceiver.
Raymarine mob alarm system.
Wiring and mounting bracket for second ham radio w/ ATAS-120A antenna at
top of mast. .
Icom M602 VHF radio w/ Ram mike & hailer.
Raw water failure alarm
Remote Racor filter differential pressure indicator.
Garmin 7200 charplotter & digital radar.
Garmin transducer & speed sensor (in addition to Raymarine transducer & speed
Mast-mounted Bullet WIFI booster
7 Smart Battery Lithium-Ion group 31 house batteries (700 ah) & 1 group 31
AGM engine start battery (100 ah). (Installed 2018.)
3000w continuous (6500 w surge) Newmar pure sine wave inverter / charger.
435w tiltable Sharp solar array.
Outback MPPT charge controller.
Speedseal impeller cover.
2 Racor fuel filters (switchable with engine operating)
Two additional bilge pumps, models
FCI watermaker, 20 gph expandable to 40 gph.
LED light bulb replacements throughout boat.
NEW driveshaft and transmission key. (Installed 2017)
PSS Dripless packing (new bellows & maintenance kit 2017).
Second Balmar 100 amp alternator driven from drive shaft.
Spare, pre-programmed Balmar voltage regulator mounted next to one in use.
Hydrovane windvane system.
Freshwater (or salt water) toilet flush.
Second 10# aluminum propane tank.
Sidepower bow thruster.
Webasto hydronic heating system and Everhot hot water tank with summer and
Hot water heating system via engine.
Direct discharge overboard valve.
Diver’s dream central zinc anode.
Brass screen covers over engine raw water and watermaker intakes.
NEW steering cables. (Installed 2017.)
Electronic tank gauges.
Stainless steel -gallon holding tank.
2 water tanks, port & starboard, with total capacity of 130 gallons.
2 Frigoboat refrigerator/freezers.
12-volt power pole connections throughout.
Tri-lens standard radar reflector.
300' stern tie line reel.
Outdoor shower on swim step.
Stainless lifelines and handrails.
Taylor-made fender pump.
Poliform fender pump.
Heavy-duty spring and dock lines.
Main anchor: 77#/35kg Rocna w/ 200' 5/16" chain and 50' nylon rode on
Muir Atlantic 1000 electric windlass.
Second anchor: 35# Delta w/ 50' 5/16" chain and 250' nylon rode on
Lofrans 1000 electric windlass.
Anchor rescue system on main Rocna anchor.
Spare main halyard and spare jib halyard.
Three Lewmar 40 2-speed self-tailing winches for additional sails.
Stowinches for trimming mainsail and jib (push-button sailing).
Electric winch for easy furling and deploying of jib and main.
In-mast main furler & furling jib.
Anchor wash-down pump.
Asymmetric spinnaker from Shattauer Sails (1100 ft2) and lines and blocks.
Mercury 9‘ hypalon RIB dinghy.
Evinrude 9.9hp 2-stroke outboard motor.
Outboard motor mounts & outboard crane.
Automatic engine compartment fire extinguisher.
3-way valve to enable use of engine to pump bilge.
3-way valve to enable engine raw water intake from watermaker thru-hull.
Man overboard pole.
Outboard motor adapter on swim platform for emergency propulsion.
Storm windows for all salon windows.
Flare kit and USCG-approved pfds.