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SOLD: 1975 Contessa 26 Hull # 118

Oriana III is for sale. Nice boat with nicer than average interior woodwork. Original gel coat. Never painted. Has already been cruising 3 months this spring, well set up to go.

Yanmar 1GM10 Diesel, under 450 Hours
Oil and filter just changed
Thorough spring tune up including new Yanmar exhaust elbow

Last year: New exhaust system engine to Transom
New Vetus water strainer and anti-siphon valve on engine
New PSS dripless shaft seal. New Aluminum fuel tank
All new fuel lines. Racor primary fuel filter rebuilt
Old bottom paint stripped off to gel coat and 2 layers of Micron CSC
ablative bottom paint applied

Bow Roller with 10 Kg Bruce anchor, 50 feet 5/16 chain and 120’ rope
Secondary 13 lb Danforth. 300’ stern tie on reel

Main sail and cover, 2 Genoas, 1 working jib
New halyards, sheets, jib downhaul, topping lift – all led aft
Mast steps, jackline padeyes
Origo Gimballed non-pressure alcohol stove
Manual bilge pump, Rule 750 auto bilge pump

2 – 12 V batteries 1 Starting, 1 Deep Cycle – new June 2011
Dual Bank smart charger, new electrical panel
Icom VHF, Garmin depth sounder

Includes charts, most safety gear and very nice Booth rowing tender

In and out of water Marine Survey done April 2011
Vessel located Sidney, BC
For Sale at $12,500