The ALBERG 35 is a fully found offshore blue water passage maker.
Chalupa was built in 1963 in Bristol, RI, Hull # 78.
Purchased in 2003 from her second owner, she was well maintained.
Chalupa is currently in the water at Aransas Pass, TX at the San Patricio County Marina Navigational District #1.
Length Overall 34' 9"
Length Waterline 24' 0
Beam 9' 8"
Draft 5' 2"
Ballast (Lead) 5,300 lb
Sail area 545 Sq ft;
Boat location: Aransas Pass, TX;
New cabin port lights.
New aluminum mast, new standing rigging. new running rigging.
New rudder and post, new propeller, shaft and rebuilt shaft log and cutlass bearing.
Teak cap rails and rub rails.
Electronics: Garmin GPS and Maps, new Vigil radar dome and monitor, depth sounder, VHF radio w/DSL and the original Radio Direction Finder.
8ft original Pearson dinghy Hull #9 w/sails and hardware accessories including oars is available but not included.
New bow roller w/34 pound anchor and additional anchors. Lots of sails including a spinnaker.
Mast Height (from WL) 44' 6"
Location of Bottom of Rudder Stock Measured from Stern 11' 6"
Keel Extends forward Horizontally Measured from Stern 18' 0"
Chalupa features a large V berth with insert that expands space comfortable for 2, Dinette lowers to sleep Starboard & Port settee will sleep 4 with pipe hammock. Interior is well thought out and designed by owner to have plenty of storage and usable space. Head is aft of V berth and features a porta-potty unit.
Galley features 2 burner alcohol stove, Pressure water system with sink, ice box.
2 house batteries, with 3 bank selector, Boat is wired for 12 volt and 120 volt systems including lighting, and many outlets for accessories, Numerous fans keep this boat breezy and cool.
Sails and Rigging:
Sail inventory include, 2 Main sails, mast and boom is Aluminum, 130 Genoa, jib, drifter, symmetrical spinnaker, storm jib. All rigging replaced in 2004.
Many extras include, bimini, Charcoal grill, all up to date coast guard approved safety items, pfd's, 3 bilge pumps, 2 MOB Horseshoes and pole with strobe.
8' rigid dinghy is available but not included.
Atomic 4 runs strong and was replaced new in 1984, Fresh water cooled, and recent update in 2004 with new water pump and Cutlass bearings, Shaft, shaft log and propeller replaced, in 2013.
Chalupa has been lovingly & professionally maintained. New bottom job completed in July 2013 and bottom paint. Balsa core deck was repaired in 2014. Wood is protected.