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1979 Hughes Boat Works Hughes 40 - 40' Boat $79,000

Plymouth, Massachusetts


Brand: Hughes Boat Works Category: Sailboats Right-arrow Center Cockpit Sailboats
Model: Hughes 40 Boat name: Nada
Year: 1979 Price: $79,000

Hughes 40, Description/Specifications

General Description:

This sail boat was extensively refurbished and reconditioned for blue water cruising in year 2006. Strongly build with heavy fiberglas lay-up, with eight stringers running fore and aft inside the hull.
She was sailed from Buzzard Bay in Massachusetts to Bonaire. Then she was cruised two winters in Caribbean.
USCG documented #909 667. It has been delivered to Massachusetts in June and it is berthed in Parkers Boat Yard,
Red Brook Harbor, Cotoumet, Cape Cod.

General specifications:

Builder: Hughes Boat Works Inc. Engine: Yanmar 4JH3HT Engine: New in 2006
Origin: Ontario, Canada Horsepower: 75 Hp
Designer: Sparkman & Stephens Engine hours: 600
Hull; No.059 Transmission: ZF30M
Year manufactured: 1979 Rigging: Sloop
Length: 40 ft (12.2m) Mast height:54ft
Beam: 13ft 4in (4.0m) Water capacity: 100 US gal
Draft: 4ft 9in (1.44m) Fuel capacity: 100 US gal
Keel: Fixed keel Water tanks: 2 stainless
Material: Fiberglass Fuel tank: 1 Aluminum
Displacement: 25100lb Number of washrooms: 2
Balast: 9500lb, lead Waste holding tanks: 2
Number of cabins: 3
Number of berths: 4


Large saloon – Galley on port side – Nav. station on starboard side
FWD cabin with private head – Aft master cabin with private head

Galley and equipment:

Stainless propane stove, Tasco Marine, 3 burners, oven.
Electric ON/OFF propane valve.
Two aluminum propane bottles, regulator, pressure gage. Refrigerator Isotherm/Indel Marine, 12Vdc Compressor.
Cold/hot water system, water filter.
Galley ware.


Zodiac liferaft, 6person
Electrical bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
CQR 45lb stainless anchor. 140 ft 5/8 chain
CQR 25lb anchor, 300ft ¾ in line
Man overboard pole. Horseshoe life ring.
Lifejackets, fenders, horn, bell.
Three f ire extinguishers.

Electrical Systems:

12Vdc house battery bank, six 100Ah batteries, three years old. .
Separate two 12Vdc engine starting batteries on 1,2, both switch.
55Amp Alternator for starting battery.
Separate 140Amp Alternator for house batteries.
Three solar panels, 80 Watt each.
Wind generator, 400 Watt, Air X marine.
Battery charger, 12Vdc, 40Amp.
Inverter 12Vdc to 115Vac, One KW.
Circuit breakers on all circuits.
LED anchor and navigation lights.


Datamarine apparent wind speed/direction instrument.
Datamarine boat speed/distance instrument.
Datamarine depth sounder.
Garmin chart plotter, model GPSMAP 192C.
Plotter coverage: US East Coast , Bahamas, SE Caribbean.
In cockpit video monitor.
Autopilot, Navman 3100, Inboard Octopus hydraulic drive.
VHF radio, Icom model IC-M422.
HF radio antenna. Optional ham radio transceiver Icom 7000.
Radar Furuno, model 1720.
Iridium satellite phone, external antenna.
Xantrex Link battery monitoring instrument.
Fuel and water gages.
Marine grade radio with CD player in aft cabin.


Danfort Constelation compass.
Electric windlass Simpson Lawrence Seawolf.
Anchor platform with anchor chain roller.
Hard top ( aluminum ). Sun cover (canvas).
Boom gallows.
Cocpit table. Cockit cushings,
Swim ladder.
Propane bottles chest. Dock/mooring lines chest.
Dingy fuel container and dock lines chest.

Sails and rigging:

S/S Standing rigging with Sta-locks throughout.
Hyde Stream Stay roller furling on jib and main sail.
Sails: Mainsail, Jib, Genoa.
Two #46 Lewmar selt-tailing winches.
Five Barlow winches.
Whisker pole.

Additional Equipment:

Roll-up inflatable dingy, West Marine, new in 2007.
Outboard dingy motor, Yamaha 2.5, new 2006.
Dingy anchor.
Magnum propane gas barbeque.
Boat hook pole.

Asking price: 79,000 USD

Fuel type: Diesel Engine type: Inboard - Single
Hull type: Aluminium Length: 40
Engine manufacturer: Yanmar Engine model: 4JH3-hte
Engine year: 2006 Engine hours: 600
Cruising speed: 6 Fuel capacity: 100
Beam: 13 Bridge clearance: 0
Draft: 4 Sewage capacity: 2
Water capacity: 100 Compass
Gps Stove
Vhf radio Shore power
Toilet Stereo
Radar Refrigerator

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Contact Information

Leopold Bric
134 Pine Mountain Dr.
Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360
Phone: 508 888 4322

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