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Montgomery 17, 1979, Tybee Island, Georgia, $6,000

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Montgomery 17, 1979

REGRETFULLY FOR SALE, the author of Fix It And Sail and The Complete Trailer Sailor (Google it) is selling his 1979 M17 "Tiny Dancer".

  • Lots of upgrades, though there are still a few items that could be addressed.
  • NEW MOTOR - Mercury 3.5 longshaft with less than 15 hrs.
  • New house battery in 2017, new charger.
  • Four cushions have been recovered, but the pilot berth is original.
  • New bottom job.
  • Keel was sandblasted and epoxied when I purchased the boat in 2008, probably time to do it again.
  • Trailer has good tires, new in 2008 with less than 2500 miles, but one fender needs replacing.
  • Upgraded Harken traveller.
  • Brand new bimini.
  • New trailer jack should be installed by the time you read this.
  • Sheets and haliyards are OK, but new ones would be nice.
  • I replaced all the turnbuckles in 2008, but much of the standing rigging is original.
  • Running lights need replacing.
  • Large sail inventory ranges from a well-used main to a never-used storm sail.
  • Spinnaker with launching turtle, spinnaker pole and all hardware is included.
  • Simple A-frame mast raising system uses trailer winch for easy-up at the ramp.
  • More photos are available - Thanks!

    Email Brian at bgilbertsound@gmail.com

  • or phone 312 315 0958
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    Montgomery 17, 1979 sailboat

    Montgomery 17, 1979 sailboat

    Montgomery 17, 1979 sailboat

    Montgomery 17, 1979 sailboat

    Montgomery 17, 1979 sailboat