Serving sailors online since 1997
 
 

1977 Rhodes Centerboard

Click photo for full-size view

Palmyra, PA
Listed: 07-30-2020
Phone:

$16,000 US

Standard features

Contact Russ at SevenOneSeven-FiveEightZero-ThreeNineFiveEight

Boat is located in Palmyra, Pennsylvania.

1977 RHODES 19 CENTERBOARD SAILBOAT LOCATED IN PA.

Owner/seller writes, Time to say goodbye to my post retirement ‘dreamboat’ (no, not my wife!).

After extensive online research, and falling in love with the Rhodes 19 design, we found what we were looking for in Cape Cod.

A Rhodes 19 in reasonable shape and ready for some love and tender care.

Thanks to original boat builder and a lot of personal sweat equity, we got her in great shape for sailing in the upper Chesapeake Bay and Central Pennsylvania.

All the timbers were replaced, bottom cleaned and repainted, and rigging replaced.

The cockpit was repainted; the rusted center board was replaced with a new fiberglass and lead centerboard, and ballast was added for heavier weather sailing.

The mast was reconfigured to be hinged for easier stepping by one person.

All the woodwork was refinished, as was the tiller and crutch paddle.

Finally, the galvanized trailer was completely rebuilt from the ground up with new bunks and risers, hitch coupler, tires and wheels, and wiring.She comes with two sets of sails, a custom-made cockpit cover for protection when moored or docked, Main sail cover, jib bag, cushions and boat bumpers.


To inquire about this boat, please login or register


Copyright 1997-2020 SB Owners, LLC
All rights reserved.

SailboatOwners.com is not endorsed by or affiliated with any sailboat manufacturer.