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Montgomery 23, 1979, Lake Havasu City, Arizona, $25,000, Back on market 2/10/15 at $17,500, SOLD 2/22/15

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Montgomery 23, 1979

  • "Dauntless"
  • $25,000

  • LOA = 23'
  • LWL = 21'10"
  • Weight = 4000lb
  • Ballast = 1850lb
  • Centerboard = 300lb
  • Draft (Keel/Centerboard) 2'5"/4'9"
  • Sail Area 240sq ft

  • Sails: Main/Genoa (150), Genoa (135), Blade, Working Jib, Storm Jib, Asy Spinnaker
  • Canvas: Bimini, Dodger, Headsail Bags, Mainsail Cover, Rudder/tiller cover
  • Electronics: VHF, Wireless Mic, Depth Sounder
  • Masthead LED Tricolor/Anchor light
  • Blue Sea Systems 12 volt system including 2 distibution panels, voltmeter, ampmeter. battery switches
  • 2 group 31 AGM batteries ( less than 6 months old)
  • 10 watt solar panel
  • Epoxy Blister job in 2005 - no problems since.
  • Steel ballast removed and replaced with lead in 2005
  • Centerboard sandblasted, filled, faired, epoxied, new pendant, pivot pin and stop pins installed
  • Interlux 2000E barrier coat
  • Fresh VC 17 bottom
  • Lines led to cockpit through 6 Spinlock rope clutches.
  • 2 cabin top halyard winches
  • 2 coming top sheet winches
  • 1999 Yamaha High Thrust 9.9 4 stroke, x-long shaft, Electric Start on a Garelik Lifting Bracket
  • Outboard charges batteries
  • One man mast raising system
  • Custom Bronze Bow Roller w/Claw anchor/chain/rode in place on bow
  • 7 gallon fresh water tank
  • 6 Cubic foot built in Ice box with electric pump to take drain water to second faucet in sink
  • Origo 2 burner stove
  • new port-a-pottie
  • 6 large opening ports
  • all standing rigging replaced in 2012
  • running rigging replaced as needed and in good shape
  • all external teak done in Cetal Natural teak within last 6 months
  • 2005 Pacific custom made galvanized trailer - LED lights, stainless disc surge brakes, extendable tongue
  • tires in good shape

    This is one of only 20 of the original M23 boats that were produced. Cost of the new M23 is listed as around $80K for the base boat.

    Dauntless has just returned to AZ from a 3 week cruise to the Pacific Northwest through the San Juan and Gulf Islands. Last year she competed and sailed in offshore coastal races from Newport to San Diego and Long Beach to San Diego. She won the large boat division at the Monterey Cruiser Challenge in '11 and '12 (didn't make it there this year). She trailers and sails like a dream.

    Boat is located in Lake Havasu CIty, AZ. Delivery could be arranged nationwide if the buyer is willing to pay the associated costs.


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