Catalina 42 42′ |1989| (North Star)
Location: Harbor Shoppers, St. Thomas, USVI View in Google Maps
The SV NORTH STAR has undergone a 3-year refit by her owners. Many upgrades have been added and cosmetic work and refit and professionally done.
The SV NORTH STAR is in very good condition overall for a vessel of this age and service and fully fitted for intended service.
HULL CONSTRUCTION AND CONDITION
Molded FRP hull with several partial non-watertight FRP and plywood transverse bulkheads. Mechanically attached, lead ballasted wing keel. Spade type free-standing rudder.
All interior reinforcements and FRP tabbing were found to be intact were visible for inspection. The bilge was dry and the keel bolts appeared to be in good condition as viewed from the top. Mechanical bond at hull/deck joint. No sign of impact damage, grounding, repairs or structural fatigue. The hull appeared to be in very good condition as viewed while hauled.
DECK ARRANGEMENT AND CONDITION
Molded FRP deck cap with mechanical and FRP bond at the hull/deck joint. Integral non-skid surface on all weather decks. SS anchor pulpits with SS stanchions and double lifelines. SS Bimini/dodger. Self-bailing cockpit with adequate freeing ports. Molded, self-bailing anchor locker. SS bow and stern rails with SS lifelines on adequate stanchions. Handrails as necessary. 2-Dorade boxes/vents. Conventional trunk cabin with fixed and opening portlights. Aluminum Genoa tracks. 7-opening hatches. Custom SS anchor chute. Molded LPG locker with approved solenoid shut-off/warning.The decks were found to be clean and workable with adequate sailing and mooring hardware. The decks were found to be clean and workable. The condition of the gel coat on both the decks and the top side is very good. INTERIOR ARRANGEMENT AND CONDITION Storage compartment forward, aft of anchor locker, aft to double cabin with queen berth. Enclosed heads with sink, shower and manual MSD (new 2017) fitted as per USCG requirements. Wood, vinyl, Mica trim and appointments throughout. Molded liner. Main cabin with convertible dinette. Galley with icebox and conventional appliances as listed. Galley rifted in 2017. Teak and holly cabin sole. Aft to enclosed head stbd side fitted as forward as per USCG requirements (Y valve system). Quarter berths to port and stbd. Adequate light, ventilation and access. Very clean and well maintained with many upgrades visible.
MAST, SAILS, AND RIGGING
Extruded aluminum mast and boom. Mast thru stepped to the keelson. Inboard SS chainplates to adequate hull reinforcements. 1X19 SS standing rigging with roller swage terminal ends and open body bronze turnbuckles.. Double spreader masthead sloop rig. Aluminum traveler and Genoa tracks. Inboard SS chainplates to adequate toggles/ hull reinforcements. Mechanical boom vang assembly. The masthead was not inspected. Dacron running rigging in good condition fairleads to cockpit control. Stack-Pak mainsail furling system. Adjustable hydraulic backstay w/rod rigging. Dacron running rigging ins good condition.
9/2019 Haul out and bottom paint
2017 new canvas, Bimini, dodger
2017 new interior bedding, salon cushions
2017 new Garmin, 741XS chart plotter, new Garmin masthead wind
vane, new Garmin radar, new Garmin autohelm with new Garmin autopilot ram, all NEMA 2000
2017 new Adler Barbour cu100 compressor with VD152 vertical evaporator fridge/freezer combo.
2017 new running lights
2017 led lighting throughout
2017 new mainsail track, mainsail batons
2017 new Doyle Cradle Cover with lazy jacks for the mainsail
2017 new main halyard, reefing lines, main sheet, jib sheets,
2017 new Doyle 130 headsail
Power winch main winch on the cabin top
2017 new 200 5/16 primary anchor chain, 200 3 strand 45lb Mantus anchor
2017 New 50 5/16 chain with 200 braided rode on 35lb QCR anchor
Spare Danforth anchor 35lbs
2017 new standard size toilet in both heads
2017 new Macerator pumps on both holding tanks
2017 new freshwater pump
2017 new shower sump pumps.
2017 new solar 300 watts with charge controller and readout
2017 new 500 amp hour AGM house battery bank
New 2017 Culligan water filtration tap for drinking water with spare filters
Spare parts-oil filters, fuel filters, impellers, alternator, rigging, sail repair kit,
Type I life vest, life ring, sailing harness, inflatable life vest with a harness,
2017 new life raft (needs to be re-certified)
Tool kit, bosun chair,
New 2016 shore power charger
2000kw portable generator
1800 watt ProSine inverter
50 shore power cord
Self-tailing winches throughout
Emergency rudder and tiller mountable on the transom
Current owners have serviced her every 100hrs with new Racor, Yanmar fuel and oil filters.
New 2016 oil cooler and oil lines
New 2016 exhaust mixing elbow
120amp alternator with external Balmar regulator
RIB 12 west marine in serviceable condition
1999 Johnson 25hp 2stroke outboard short shaft in serviceable condition
For more specific information on this vessel from the person/company the placed this vessel with Harbor Shoppers a Gold Membership will be required.
Number of hulls: 1
Port Hull: Visually Intact
Bow Hull: Visually Intact
Starboard Hull: Visually Intact
Stern Hull: Visually Intact
Power Type: Sail – Auxillary
Numbers of engines: 1
Engine 1: Operational during the inspection
Prop 1: Tested Working
Rudder 1: Working
Cabin 1: Tested Working
Cabin 2: Tested Working
Cabin 3: Tested Working
Keel 1: Visually Intact
Mast 1: In Working Order
Includes A Dinghy: Yes
Storage status: On dock
Slip transferable: Yes
Liveaboards welcome: Yes
Terms Of The Sale:
This is a private boat for sale.
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