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Sea Pearl 21, 1986 sailboat for sale

  • Cat Ketch US $4500
  • Located in Deep River Ontario Canada

    Well built shallow water sailboat, great for cruising, beach camping and day sailing. Very easy to rig, reef and launch.

  • built in 1986 by Marine Concepts, Florida
  • mono hull with water ballast tanks and lee boards (external)
  • unstayed cat ketch rig
  • colour Cape Hatteras white
  • Gold colored sails, area 136 sq ft
  • Oars & bronze oarlocks
  • 3 HP Yamaha 2 cycle long shaft outboard
  • canvas pram top
  • galvanized trailer

  • LOA 21'
  • Beam 5' 6”
  • Draft 6" board up
  • Draft board down 2' 6"
  • Trailering weight about 600 pounds
  • Aft cockpit 6' 6”
  • Central cockpit 10' 0”


  • main sheet block moved off-centre (for access to cabin).
  • Stainless steel washers epoxied to booms to prevent galling.
  • Outhaul cleat replaced on main boom
  • Mizzen sheet relocated along boom to reduce interference with motor
  • Flotation added to mast sections; replaced mast joiner and end plugs (Laser parts, 2017)
  • Lee board hinges moved for safety (no pinced fingers)
  • pulley added to leeboards for leverage
  • replaced tiller, floor boards, rowing seat
  • added tiller tamer
  • 6” hatch installed in each water ballast tank for optional water bottle storage
  • 4 pulleys and rope for option to control tiller from the rowing seat (single handed)
  • added sunbrella-type fabric sail covers and 'topping lift/halyard' to operate covers without stepping the masts (admittedly fussy)
  • Added Al tube and vinyl boom tent with snaps to cockpit rim for summer storage with masts stepped.
  • wooden mast stubs and ridge pole for winter storage under tarps
  • plywood winter cockpit cover with screening
  • reseated stop cocks in water ballast tanks with 3M4200 (~every 10 years)


  • motor bracket on rudder
  • rubber gunwales
  • no anchor locker
  • no hull liner
  • no rotating goosenecks
  • no anti fouling paint


  • 2 Danforth anchors, rode
  • 4 fenders
  • LED running lights
  • Bullwinkles to support two masts above cabin (for trailering)
  • hand held bearing compass
  • boat hook


  • removable wood-fiberglass cabin with plexiglas windows (stored in two pieces, built for and used by original owner in San Diego). Bolt holes in deck have been sealed with caulking. This cabin is offered free with purchase of boat.
  • shortened original laminated tiller
  • canvas cockpit cover for travel
  • original wood strips: from tank seams (leaked at screws) and above ballast tanks (removed for camping access)
  • plywood stern cockpit sleeping platform


  • 1986 Hutch galvanized tilting trailer, replaced springs, lights, winch, and tongue-jack, bearing buddies, bunks.
  • boat usually launched and retrieved with axle above water level
  • spare tire (5.70-8”)


  • Yamaha longshaft 3 hp 2 cycle 1986
  • uses 1:100 oil gasoline mixture
  • carburetor, fuel pump, water pump recently rebuilt
  • internal gas tank
  • has forward and neutral gear; may be rotated for reverse
  • mounted on bracket on rudder
  • small gas can for refilling
  • light weight, runs well


  • gelcoat has cosmetic wear, stains, scratches and dings
  • minor repairs have been made to gelcoat with epoxy
  • hull has been waxed in spring and has never been painted or reconditioned
  • ballast tanks have a slow leak into hull (common issue). Added tubing on tank seam to collect most of the leakage into containers.
  • Sails not new, but also not worn out.
  • 1986 boats contain balsa wood core to stiffen deck; no known soft areas, but this is a common issue for this era (see S.P. Forum).
  • Not used in salt water for more than 25 years, original owner lived in San Diego then Utah.


  • Jack Wolfskin Sceptre 2.5 nylon tent to cover central cockpit with standing headroom, two mesh doors, full width, coated fly, clips to deck; available for $250.

    Email Peter at pmb613 at gmail

  • or phone 613 584 4054
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