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1981 Albin Nimbus 42

$44,900 Deltaville, Virginia
Make Albin
Model Nimbus 42
Year 1981
Condition Used
Price $44,900
Type Sail
Class Cruiser
Length 42 ft
Fuel Type Diesel
Hull Material Fiberglass
Location Deltaville, Virginia
LOA 42 ft
Length at Water Line 34 ft 2 in
Beam 12 ft 6 in
Min. Draft 5 ft 10 in
Displacement 25000 lb
Ballast 10000 lb
Engine Make Pathfinder
Engine Model 55MFV
Fuel Type Diesel
Engine Year 1997
Power 55 hp
Fuel Tanks 1 x 44 gal (UK)
Fresh Water Tanks 1 x 89 gal (UK)
Holding Tanks 1 x 15 gal (UK)

Description

Just reduced another $5,000.00.Owner wants this boat sold.  Bring all reasonable offers!

The bottom and rudder has been re-barrier coated and painted.

Put the spirit of a racing sailboat together with the interior comfort of a proper yacht and you have the Albin Nimbus 42. A true blue-water cruiser and fully equipped for such duty. Her Pathfinder 55 HP diesel was rebuilt in 1997 and a new transmission installed since. The spacious tri-cabin design is outstanding, providing sleeping accommodations for six tall adults. The master stateroom aft includes a single and double berth as well as head and shower.  Radar, 1,500 watt inverter, full canvas, roller furling headsail.  New dinghy and motor.

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Accommodations

  • Stateroom 1 sleeps 2 in V-berth
  • Stateroom 2 has pullman
  • Settee sleeps 2
  • Interior updated in 1998
  • Shower
  • Manual marine head
  • Enclosed head

 

Galley

  • Pur watermaker
  • Pressure water system
  • Water heater 4-6 gallon
  • 2 burner alcohol non-pressurized stove
  • Frigomatic 12V refrigerator (inoperable)

Deck

  • CRQ anchor
  • Bruce anchor
  • Fortress anchor
  • Bow pulpit
  • Lifelines
  • Bimini
  • Dodger
  • Connector
  • Cockpit awning
  • Cockpit enclosure
  • Foredeck canvas awning
  • Wind Bugger wind generator (not installed)
  • Solar panel- 192 watts (no regulator) (not installed)
  • Magma propane grill
  • Dinghy davits (not installed)
  • Fiberglass deck
  • Side mount boarding ladder
  • Deck light
  • Life jackets
  • Life sling
  • Lofrans electric windlass (rebuilt 2010)
  • Fenders & lines
  • MOB
  • New cockpit cushions
  • New inflatable Bombard dinghy 8 1/2 ft.
  • New 3.3 HP Mercury outboard- 1 hour of use

Electrical

  • 4 - 6V batteries
  • 1 - 12V battery
  • Parallel switch
  • Automatic battery charger
  • 110 Volt shore power
  • Shore power cable
  • 12 Volt system
  • Battery charger/inverter 1500 watt
  • Battery combiner (not installed)

Electronics

  • Coursemaster 550 autopilot (below deck hydraulic)
  • Datamarine S200 DL depth sounder
  • Compass
  • 2 - Garmin GPS III handheld
  • Icom IC-M600 SSB radio
  • Datamarine LX 360Q wind speed/direction (inoperable)
  • Datamarine S100KL knotmeter
  • Furuno 1621-mark 2 radar 16 mile range
  • Icom IC-302M VHF radio
  • Standard Horizon Intrepid VHF
  • Standard Horizon 150 S handheld VHF
  • Shakespear SE 600 handheld VHF
  • Kenwood KDC 6001 AM/FM/CD
  • 2 speakers
  • TV

Mechanical

  • Manual bilge pump
  • Automatic bilge pump - new 2010
  • Hurth V drive transmission
  • Raw water sea strainer
  • Manual steering
  • Wheel steering
  • Pedestal steering cables and pulleys replaced 2009
  • Engine exhaust manifold mixing valve replaced 2011

 

Sails

  • Mast, standing & running rigging new in 1996
  • Cruise equipped
  • Whisker pole
  • 4 winches
  • 4 self tailing winches
  • Full batten main
  • Aluminum mast stepped on keel
  • #2 genoa
  • Staysail
  • Manual boom vang
  • Wire stainless steel standing rigging
  • Mainsheet traveler
  • Harken roller furling
  • Main sail lazy jack added 2008
  • 2 flag halyards added 2008

Many spare parts convey including electrical, plumbing, interior finishing, engine and rigging (complete set of stainless standing rigging).

Hull

  • Off white hull
  • Fiberglass hull
  • Awlgrip hull finish

 

Exclusions

Excludes pictures & other personal effects

Disclaimer

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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