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Tuesday Apr 24, 2018

#10065: 1982 30' J Boats J-30 Sailboat
Inventory ID: 10065 Location: Seattle, WA
Year:  1982 Length:  30'
Make:  J Boat Model:  J-30 Sailboat
Height: N/A Beam: 11.3
Draft: 5.3 Displacement: 6700
Hull Material: Fiberglass HIN: TSP00426M82I
Engines: Single Yanmar RPM 3400 2GM 13HP Diesel Inboard Engine. Engine was not submerged. Engine hand turned the shaft and turns freely. Unable to test engine as on land and no power. The vessel reportedly arrived under it’s own power to the yard for lift out. Chipped fiberglass around engine cowling. One latch on engine cowling detached. Prop, Folding two blade could use service. Bilge dry.
Transmission: Yanmar Transmission make/model not legible. Transmission not tested.
Generator/Battery: There is no generator. Two batteries were observed and they need securement. Dyno Marinco Charger.
Electronics: Masthead-mounted RayMarine model ST-60 multi-function navigation appliance, Bulkhead mounted Compass-Aqua Meter, no electronics not tested, condition unknown.
Ground Tackle: There is no windlass.
Rigging: Winch Covers, Sail Cover, Tiller cover.
Head: Single head with sink, mirror and manual marine toilet, not tested. Wood Sole in Toilet/shower space shows some water damage.
Galley: Galley with stainless steel sink, storage, icebox, Origo: Two Burner alcohol stove, not tested but appears serviceable. Salon with two settees with storage and tankage underneath, forward V-berth, Quarter berth aft and head. Table is missing. Teak and Holly sole in fair condition for age. Upholstery in good condition for age. Headliner in good condition.
Trailer: Trailer not included.
Shipping: This item is for Pick-up Only
Shipping Information: Item sold "where is". Assistance with shipping is generally available; however, buyer is responsible for costs of preparing item for shipment and charges for loading vessel onto trailer or transport.
Description: This 1982 30' J Boats J-30 Sailboat was dismasted while under way utilizing the boat's auxiliary diesel engine to propel the boat when the boat's mast struck the substructure of a bridge and it severed the upper 9-10’ of the mast. The hull is in fair condition for age with shiny gelcoat. General nicks and cracks from age and UV. Kenyon 37'-3ó" x 6" x 4" aluminum alloy, hollow mast, is broken with the upper 8ó' segment separated and torn free, laying on the starboard walkway amidships. Forestay elongated and torn free. Furlex model 100S jib furler hanging slack at stem. Back stay separated from its bracket and loosely draped across cockpit. Port and starboard shrouds and their connectors elongated and torn free from their brackets. Port and starboard spreaders offset. Main, genoa, and two (2) spinnaker halyards separated. Internal electrical conduit and wiring severed and torn free. VHF-FM radio antenna, and 32-point white light assembly torn free from their electrical wiring (still attached to cap of severed upper segment of mast). Exterior wood weathered. Wash Boards need repair to wood trim. Leaking and wood staining with some damage at upper Shrouds Chainplates. Water trails from Deck fittings. Cracks around the fiberglass margins of the foredeck hatch. Cracks around Deck Hatches. Not all equipment could be tested as no power to vessel at time of inspection.


  • Boom is fine, no topping lift
  • Cockpit/helm: Tiller
  • Deck in good condition for age, non skid is thin.
  • Dripless shaft Seal
  • Fish Pole holder
  • Gauges and Controls: Standard Engine Panel – Port cockpit
  • Holding tank is full.
  • Keel, fin type, in good condition for age
  • Lifelines & Stanchions: Port forward Stanchion broken on the Bow Pulpit.
  • Standing Rigging down, and may be stretched and bent.
  • Running Rigging in good condition except those in internal mast.
  • Furler condition not known.
  • Manual Bilge Pump is not fully plumbed
  • Mast: Mast broken in two above the attachment point for the Fractional Rig Jib attachment location. All parts there. Could be replaced or may be able to be sleeved. Fiberglass disturbance, lifted at the stem where the forestay chain
  • Rudder & Tiller: Rudder in fair condition, functional. Bolts on Rudder (Stainless Steel) are wasting and need replacement.
  • Swim ladder in good condition for age
  • The tabbing for the water tank is parted.
  • Toe rail in good condition, serviceable.
  • 2 Type II PDF’s
  • Winches: 2 Barient 10’s, 2 Barient 21’s, 2 Barient 25’ s, Winch handle

    Florida 6% state sales tax will apply for Florida residents.

    Storage charges will accrue after the 10 day grace period. Loading fees will apply if no trailer included. Buyer is responsible for loading fees.

    Boat stands are not included.

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