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1983 Contest Usa - - 38' Boat $119,000

Branford, Connecticut


Brand: Contest Usa Category: Sailboats Right-arrow Cruiser Sailboats
Model: - Boat name:
Year: 1983 Price: $119,000

DeJaVue is probably the cleanest best equipped 38 Contest on the market. She has had only 2 owners since new. A must see for the discriminating buyer.

Deja Vu has berthing for 6 in 3 separate cabins; 2 in the forward stateroom with V berth insert; 2 in main salon w/settee berth to port and settee berth to starboard. There is a walkway to aft cabin where there is a large portside double berth. Wash basin w/hot/cold pressure water in aft cabin as well. Head is forward to port and w/fore and aft doors closed is large Shower area.

Sea Frost engine-driven refrigeration system w/oversized cold plate in icebox/ + 12V Sea Frost
Gimballed Force 10 LPG 2-burner stove w/oven
Single ss sink

Below At NAV Station:
Raytheon R-20 Raster Screen radar
Sea 222 single-side band radio
Raytheon R-22 VHF
Magnavox MX 100 GPS
Micrologic ML 8000 loran
Located In Center Cockpit:
Robertson AP200 autopilot
Datamarine speed, distance, depth AWI and windspeed instruments located over companionway
6 Sestral binnacle compass
2 Nav Station compass

3 12V gel cell batteries w/Guest isolator on/off switch
12V electrical system w/fuses
Digital battery voltmeter
Newmar constavolt shrepower 110V system

Hull is white w/blue stripes
Lt. gray nonskid decks
6 lifejackets; double lifelines
Simpson-Lawrence electric windlass
35 lb. CQR-type anchor mounted on bow roller w/30' 1/4 chain
Decklights, docklines, fenders

Mechanical Equipment & Engine Details
Volvo MD21B 61HP diesel engine with high output alternator
2.5:1 reduction gear
1 manual Henderson bilge pump in cockpit
1 electrical Rule bilge pump
1 electrical water heater
1 Fireboy Halon 1301 fire extinguisher in engine room
SS propeller shaft w/3 bladed Vetus bronze propeller
1 fuel guage

Sails & Rigging
Jib, mainsail, mizzen sail new 1992
Jib, mainsail, mizzen sail 1983 original (spares)
Drifter, 80% jib, storm trysail, storm (used little)
Profurl roller furling system
Whisker pole
Selden anodized aluminum spars, both deck stepped (all ss 1/19 wire rigging)
Barient 28A self-tailing primaries
4 Enkes winches on mast

All thru hulls; bronze ball valve type-1992
Holding tank w/mascerator w/deck pump-out; Y valve for overboard discharge
1992 6-man Givens liferaft mounted on cabin house
10lb. Danforth 100' 1/2 nylon rode
Steering system: shaft to pinion gear to steering arm
Emergency tiler
3 fire extinguishers w/1 built in engine room
Transom boarding ladder
Lifesling, man-overboard pole, throwable PFD
Screens for all opening hatches
Helmsman seat
Masthead tri-color light; masthead radar reflector
Gas tank locker w/2 11 lb.. tanks w/ solenoid shut-off
Barometer & clock, horn, dodger
Teak cockpit table
Tools, spare parts for engine, water pumps & head

Hull type: Fiberglass Length: 38
Engine manufacturer: volvo Engine hours: 3100
Cruising speed: 6 Fuel capacity: 44
Beam: 12

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Contact Information

Garry English Tree
132 South
Branford, Connecticut 06405
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