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Morgan Out Island 28, 1975, Apollo beach, Florida, $18,000. Price reduced 12/27/16 to $16,500, SOLD 1/7/17

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Morgan Out Island 28, 1975

"Sea Fever" 1975 Morgan Out Island 28' heavy cruising vessel

  • US Coastguard documented Florida registered located in Apollo beach fl.
  • L.O.A. 28'5" 8.66m
  • L.W.L 23'10" 7.26m
  • Beam 9'3" 2.82m
  • Draft 3'6" 1.07m
  • Displacement 8,000 lbs. 3629kg
  • Lead ballast (internal) 3200 lbs. 1451kg
  • Sail area (main sail and 100%of fore triangle) 364 sq. ft. 33.83 ca
  • Yanmar 3gm 30 fh diesel in great running condition.

    Hull and Deck

  • New nonskid deck paint with Awlgrip polyurethane paint and non skin additive.
  • New Awlgrip polyurethane paint for the hull with contrasting color for boot stripe and the water line.
  • Bottom was sanded completely after letting it dry out on the yard for 3 months less then 0.5% moisture measured by moister meter, than epoxy fixed all small blisters and imperfections flowed by 6 coat of West system epoxy barrier.
  • Sanded again than painted with 3 coats of ablative bottom paint followed by 2 more coats of ablative paint one foot from the waterline ,ruder and running gear.
  • All bright work done, and re bedded.

    Deck equipment/ground tackle

  • 4pc mooring cleats, stainless steel bow railing, stainless steel aft railing, Saint Croix dinghy davits, double 3/16' lifelines, Shafer forward leading blocks for foresail , 6ft track for Genoa ,Shafer genoa lead blocks on track 2pc.
  • Shafer boom vang 4:1 purchase.
  • Harkin main sail control blocks 6:1 with Hexa Rachet for mainsail control in great condition.
  • Stainless steel scoops for engine fresh air intake, venting cowl for forward head, all teak handrails.
  • All teak tow rails, stainless steel anchor roller with 25lbs CQR type high quality high tensile anchor with 15ft 3/8 chain plus 150ft of 3/4" rope, chain and rope thru the deck fittings.
  • A Vetus manual anchor windlass is available with 120ft of 5/16 chain for extra cost.
  • Forward teak hatch for the V birth and aluminum hatch over the main cabin(provides great cooling ventilation thru the hole boat),
  • All side ports are new 5/16 cast Plexiglas installed with Bostic system(no fasteners)
  • Bimini stainless steel frame extra large, with new Bimini sunbrella top.
  • New main sail cover sunbrella. Sunbrella cover for fore and aft hatch, sunbrella cover for tiller and instruments, and compass in cockpit with line storage,
  • All hatches have sunbrella covers. Danforth anchor holders on bow and aft railing.
  • Hand operated bilge pump in cockpit. Phifertex cockpit cushions with floating high-density foam.

    Standing and running rigging

  • All standing rigging oversized 316 stainless steel 1/4" wire in excellent condition.
  • Lower shrouds have Blue Sea stainless steel swagless turnbuckles and rigging, upper shrouds have all bronze turnbuckles with Sta-lok swagless fittings.
  • All chain plates re-bedded and in great condition.
  • New 3/16 double life lines.
  • All running rigging is new. New costume made stainless steel gooseneck for boom.
  • Sea Furl 3250 roller furling in great working condition with new line.


  • Solid teak soul was laid in the cabin floor, head and galley with new Mica laminate, new engine cover with Mica laminate, all bulkheads and furniture painted with Awlgrip, all costume side wall panels also painted with Awlgrip, then hole cabin was trimmed out in exotic woods including lots of costume cabinet work to accommodate air-conditioning ,refrigeration and in general provide a yacht finish for this classic plastic that originally came with very inexpensive interior mostly carpeting and wallpaper. All cushions are chocolate Sunbrella in good condition including all curtains.


  • Complete rewiring of the boat to ABYC standard. Upgraded costume electrical panel, Link 1000 battery monitor, 120 watt solar panel with charge controller, five ac receptacles with G.F.I. protection, five position battery switch, Guess 20 amp three bank charger, 1pc group 27 AGM starter battery and 2pc group 24 AGM house bank,2pc 12v fans, 9pc 12v lights, new mast wiring, the boat is prewired for air-conditioning, and 12v refrigeration and water heater(costume cabinetry for the air-conditioning with dedicated thru hull also for 12v refrigeration with ample ventilation for both units). 110v 30amp shore power receptacle in cockpit.


  • Jonson marine bilge pump 1000 gal/hour with Safety System high quality switch new hoses, new pvc hoses for all cockpit drains 1.5, shore water supply fitting with regulator in cockpit with new supply hose, new cold water plumbing with all brass manifolds for hot and cold water (only cold water plumbed in). Gore high quality head facet with removable shower head, hand held shower with round stainless steel sink and built in fiberglass shower pan, foldable Skanvic facet in the galley with large stainless steel sink, all new high quality drain hoses with bronze thru hulls. All bronze thru hulls in the boat regularly exercised in great condition. Bronze head with new pump, 6 gallon new holding tank with deck pump out fitting, also overboard emptying of the holding tank(with hand operated waist pump) also direct over board discharge all done with 3pc of Y valves all new hoses. Under V berth water tank 40 gallons. Pressurized water system with Shure flow on demand 12v pump.


  • Raymarine VHF transceiver with mast head mount antenna. Raymarine 260 depth sounder with control head mounted in cockpit. Tiler auto pilot Raymarine ST 4000 with remote in good working condition. Mast mount TV antenna(need to be changed for digital antenna).Dual XDM 6830 stereo receiver with 2pc of Aquatronix marine speakers remote control ,plays MP3, compact disc, Windows media. All coastguard approved navigation lights plus forward deck flood light.

    Safety gear

  • One coastguard approved horse shoe throwable device, all current hand held flares ,pistol with flares, manual horn, fire extinguisher, etc. Also floating cockpit high density foam cushions 3pc. Coastguard approved life jackets for costal cruising 4pc .


  • Almost new furling genoa with sacrificial Sunbrella cover flue 3 times. Main sail is a heavy cruising sail with 3 reefing points and triple stitching with leather shaving protection about 5 years old in great shape with new
  • Sunbrella cover.


  • Yanmar 3GM-FH 27hp Fresh water cooled diesel engine in great running condition with very little use. New rebuilt alternator, new stainless steel wet exhaust riser and manifold new hot exhaust hoses. New belts, new impeller, fresh oil in engine and transmission. Vetus wet muffler. Racor fuel filter, bronze Groco raw water strainer. Fuel tank plastic approximately 18 gallon with fuel gage in cockpit. Engine panel in cockpit with rpm meter and alarm buzzer and lights. Engine single lever control in cockpit .Propeller shaft is aqua alloy 22 highest grade in new condition, new cutlass bearing, new zinc installed. 3 blade bronze cruising prop in good condition(she cruses in 6+ knots with 1/3 gallon of fuel per hour). thank you

    this boat is turn key..ready to go anywhere.

  • full pdf document with all available equipment with photos of the boat available upon request.
  • just e-mail me.
  • This boat had a complete rebuilt for more than 38k invested
  • for sale for health reasons.


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    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

    Morgan Out Island 28, 1975 sailboat

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