Menu
Close
Search Boats for Sale
Advertisement

J Boats J/40

$145,000

Presented For Sale By:

Brad Read

Middletown, RI, 02842
United States
View Seller Inventory

Contact Seller

X
* We weren't able to post your message, please check the highlighted fields and try again.

Thanks

We have sent your information directly to the seller.

Request cannot be completed

You may have entered incorrect information or the server is temporarily down. Please reload this page and try again later.

Contact Seller

X
* We weren't able to post your message, please check the highlighted fields and try again.

Thanks

We have sent your information directly to the seller.

Request cannot be completed

You may have entered incorrect information or the server is temporarily down. Please reload this page and try again later.

Make J Boats
Model J/40
Year 1986
Condition Used
Price US$145,000
Type Sail
Class Cruiser/Racer
Length 40 ft
Fuel Type Diesel
Hull Material Fiberglass
Location Newport, Rhode Island
LOA 40 ft
Beam 12 ft
Keel Type Other
Max Bridge Clearance 58 ft
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Model Yanmar 3JH3E
Fuel Type Diesel
Power 40 hp
Engine usage (hours) 350
Designer Rod JohnstoneRod Johnstone
Fresh Water Tanks 1 x 114 gal
Holding Tanks 1 x 40 gal
Hull Shape Other

Description

“Nepenthe“ is an updated version of the classic J/40.  

She has been cruising SE New England for a dozen or so years under her current ownership and is now actively for sale.  Nepenthe has been modified significantly by her current owners.  The boat has had virtually every system replaced and is ready for any cruising adventure you can throw at her! 

SHALLOW DRAFT VERSION with 5' 5" draft

Sails

  • North Dacron 128% roller jib 2007
  • North Dacron Mainsail with 2 reefs and full battens 2007
  • Tides marine sail slide system
  • Boom cover
  • North Tri-Radial Spectra 128% roller jib with “rope luff” furling pad 2013
  • North Tri-Radial Spectra Mainsail with 2 reeefs and full battens 2012
  • (Featured in North Sails advertisements 2013-present)
  • 1.5oz Tri-Radial Symetrical Spinnaker
  • .75 oz Tri-Radial Asymetrical Spinnaker with Snuffer
  • Storm Jib (hanks on the inner forestay)

Mechanical Equipment

Deck, mast and rigging

  • Light grey 2 tone deck
  • Full length oiled teak toe rail (2012)
  • 5 chrome self tailing Barient winches
  • 2 Lewmar spinnaker sheet / check stay winches (2008)
  • Masthead rig with 1/19 rigging (2008)
  • Harken roller furling
  • Harken traveler
  • Navtec backstay adjuster
  • Spinnaker pole (2008) and gear
  • Electric Windlass
  • 14 opening ports
  • 4 overhead hatches
  • Hall Quickvang
  • Swim ladder
  • Lifesling
  • MOM
  • Lazy Jacks 
  • Inner forestay with dedicated aftermarket bulkhead and tie rod

Electrical

  • 110 Volt shore power with 25 and 50 ft cords.
  • 5 Batteries - 4 house and one engine.  Battery Charger, Inverter, 
  • 2 Solar Panels integrated into bimini.  (Refrigeration can stay on constantly = cold beer)
  • Blue Sky Charge Controller 

Navigation Systems

Electronics

  • Raymarine Sailing Instruments with iPod repeaters through multiplexer with wifi.
  • Data includes wind, boat speed, depth etc.
  • Raymarine AutoPilot smart pilot.  
  • Standard Horizon VHF Icom VHF
  • Ritchie binnacle mounted compass, *Binnacle Replaced with new Edson Binnacle in 2010.

Additional Equipment

Additional

  • Winter Cover (see photo)
  • Head’s replaced (2008)
  • New Fuel Tank (2018)
  • Replaced all Stantions and Lifelines (2012)
  • 2 blade Max prop (feathering)
  • Outboard Engine hoist on radar mast
  • Bimini with solar panels
  • Dodger with side and aft handrails
  • All side ports have been replaced with Lewmar opening ports.  All hatches have been replaced with Lewmar hatches
  • Lifesling
  • Horseshoe
  • MOM
  • Life jackets
  • 3 fenders
  • Docklines
  • Strobe light
  • 2 anchors
  • Full Caribbean style awning (white)

Accommodations

Sleeps 6, 2 in large aft cabin, 2 in main salon and 2 forward. 2 heads, both with showers and aft head has wet locker. Varnished teak throughout.

  • Forward facing nav station
  • Engine located on centerline under galley
  • Ample storage in all cabins
  • Headliners replaced 2012
  • Ultra suede cushions

Galley Equipment

 

  • 3 burner force 10 propane stove with oven (2017)
  • Seafrost engine driven fridge with 110 volt shore power assist (2008)
  • Hot and Cold pressure water
  • Water filtration system
  • Ample storage

Total Power

40.0 hp

Show More…

Presented For Sale By:

Brad Read

Middletown, RI, 02842
United States
View Seller Inventory

Contact Seller

X
* We weren't able to post your message, please check the highlighted fields and try again.

Thanks

We have sent your information directly to the seller.

Request cannot be completed

You may have entered incorrect information or the server is temporarily down. Please reload this page and try again later.

Presented For Sale By:

Brad Read

Middletown, RI, 02842
United States
View Seller Inventory

Contact Seller

X
* We weren't able to post your message, please check the highlighted fields and try again.

Thanks

We have sent your information directly to the seller.

Request cannot be completed

You may have entered incorrect information or the server is temporarily down. Please reload this page and try again later.

Get a Shipping Quote

Cheap Boat Transport Services - Save up to 80%

Shipping Estimate: Unavailable
Please request quotes and estimates below:

View Details

Shipping Estimate:Unavailable
Please request quotes and estimates below:

View Details

Services

Advertisement
Advertisement

 

X
Message sent successfully

We have sent your information directly to the seller.

More Similar Boats

Keep looking
Message sent successfully

Thanks. We have sent your information directly to the sellers.

X