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Sabre MK I - $14,900 (Washington, D.C.)


condition: excellent
length overall (LOA): 28
make / manufacturer: Sabre
model name / number: Hewson
propulsion type: sail
year manufactured: 1973

1973 Sabre 28.5

Known for exceptional quality, Sabre is know as a well-built, solid, high-end quality sail boat; cabin recently remodeled in 2020. Bulkheads and teak cabin sole replaced. New hydrocoat bottom paint. New portlights. Hull waxed.

Modified as a cruiser but can easily be made back into a racer, this is an excellent boat for anyone from a new sailor to a seasoned captain. The Atomic 4 inboard engine was tuned-in a year ago. Starts every time and runs strong. Rebuild Zenith Carburetor in 2020. Oil changed every 30 hours. New manifold, water pump, muffler and exhaust hose. Sleeps 5-6. Galley also re-done. All functioning equipment.

List of Equipment:

Sails in very good shape. Roller Furling for 130% Jib
Main sail recently serviced by Bacon Sails.
Alcohol Stove, newly insulated ice box
Added shore power features
Mast re-rigged in 2017
New Foam and Fabric Cushions throughout
Bumpers, boat hook, misc. dock lines included
Rebuilt cockpit table, cockpit cushions, and helm equipment holder
2 anchors w/ ropes
Blue canvas dodger with bimini top extension. Eison glass replaced 2 years ago
VHF Radio and Antenna
New hydrocoat bottom paint in 2020. 2 coats.
2 year old depth finder
Johnson Bilge Pump with automatic switch installed in 2020.
Life Jackets
New Vetus Muffler in 2019
New Jabsco toilet 2020
New Jabsco Y valve 2020
New Guest 15 amp 3 battery charger 2020
New Racor water/fuel separator 2020
Rebuild Zenith Carburetor in 2020.
New spreader boots in 2020
New turnbuckle covers in 2020
All LED cabin & navigation lights in 2020
New Anchor, Steaming and Foredeck lights in 2020
New antenna coax cable in 2020
Mast re-wired in 2020

Local sale, cash only. Price is firm.

Please email with any questions or to book an appointment. The boat is at a local marina in Washington, D.C.

If the ad is up, the boat is still available.

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