1981 Hughes Columbia 8.7 “Madness 2” $19900

Price: $19,900

Length: 29'

Year: 1981

Location: Toronto

Name of Yacht: Madness 2

Stock #: 6183

  • Clean survey April 2017
  • Excellent starter boat which is very spacious with lots of storage
  • Annual professional mechanical maintenance
  • Annual hull waxing
  • Continuous improvements

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Optional Equipment


Specifications

Length Overall:28'7
Beam:10'
Draft - Fin Keel:4'8
Displacement - Fin Keel:8,500 lbs3,856 kg
Ballast - Fin Keel:3,500 lbs 1,588 kg
Ballast Ratio:41%
Total Water Capacity:30 gal 114 liters
Holding Tank Capacity:13 gal 49 liters
Fuel Tank Capacity:20 gal 76 liters
Sail Area:Main 186 sq ft + 100% Foretriangle 231 sq ft = 417 sq ft m2 0 ft2

Engine Propulsion

  • Yanmar 3GM 20 hp
  • Shaft drive
  • 2-blade fixed prop
  • 20 gal metal tank
  • Engine gauge pkg in cockpit
  • Engine control on pedestal

Electronics & Navigation

  • Raymarine ST 40 Bidata - speed/log & depth - 2011
  • Raymarine SPX 5 Autopilot - 2011
  • Garmin handheld GPS
  • VHF - 2011
  • Binnacle compass

Sails & Rigging

  • Mast - aluminum, deck-step, single-spreader, masthead, halyard winch
  • Tides mainsail luff track - 2011
  • Boom - aluminum, outhaul, single-line reefing, rope purchase vang
  • Standing rigging - SS 1 x 19
  • Ultrafurl genoa furling - 1996
  • Mainsail, Dacron, UK Halsey - 2011
  • Mainsail cover - 2012
  • Lazyjacks - 2011
  • #1 Genoa, Dacron, foam luff for furling, condition 7/10
  • #3 Genoa, Dacron, condition 8/10
  • Gennaker with snuffer, condition like new

Deck Features

  • SS double rail bow pulpit with double lifelines & lifeline gates
  • SS double rail stern rail
  • Custom SS boarding ladder - extra deep, folds up to stern rail
  • Anchor roller
  • Anchor locker
  • Forward hatch with vent
  • 4 x opening ports with screens
  • 4 x fixed ports
  • All windows re-bedded ~ 2010
  • Mast step with lead blocks for controls to lead aft and mast wiring harness
  • Deck organizers port and stbd leading control lines aft to clutches port and stbd, Lewmar #7 halyard winch on stbd coachroof and cam cleat on port side
  • Coachroof grabrails
  • Slotted aluminum toerail with shackle blocks port & stbd
  • Inboard genoa tracks with adjustable lead blocks
  • Midships folding mooring cleats port & stbd
  • Mainsheet traveller with pin stops on bridgedeck with mainsheet purchase system and blocks
  • Lewmar #30 2-speed genoa sheet blocks and cleats on coamings port & stbd
  • Helm pedestal with SS guard, binnacle compass, engine control lever, pod for Raymarine Bidata, drink holder and cantilever cockpit table
  • SS destroyer-type steering wheel
  • Manual bilge pump on stbd coaming
  • Deep cockpit locker to stbd
  • Engine gauges, shore power and autopilot control head on side of port cockpit bench
  • Vents port & stbd on aft coaming

Accommodations

  • From forward, V-berth with insert, teak shelf with fiddles port & stbd hull-side, hanging locker, hatch overhead and ports for natural light
  • Aft of fwd bulkhead is head to port with sink and water faucet, electric toilet, storage cabinets above & below counter and port for natural light
  • Opposite to stbd is stowage locker with drawers and port for natural light
  • Aft of drawer cabinet to stbd is settee with footwell below drawer cabinet for full-length berth, open shelf with fiddle outboard and above settee back and port for natural light
  • Aft of main bulkhead to port is full length settee/berth, open shelf with fiddle outboard and above settee back for natural light
  • Recessed bulkhead cabinet/bar with combination door/side table in closed/open position
  • Dining table folds down from main bulkhead. Has drop leaf for seating to both port & stbd
  • Galley to stbd and aft with counter top, removable over butane stove and hinged over refrigerated icebox, SS sink with faucet aft near centreline, galleyware stowage outboard & above counter, stowage and drawers below. Port above for natural light
  • Curtains on salon and galley ports
  • Companionway steps forming engine cover in centre with electrical panel and VHF
  • Quarterberth to port aft of bulkhead and raised above port settee with teak moulding. Hull shelf with fiddle
  • Teak solid mouldings and veneers and teak & holly cabin sole
  • Electrical outlets and lighting in living areas
  • Upholstery - 2011

Galley

  • Formica counter top with removable section above stove. Shelf-mounted single burner butane stove
  • 2-door stowage cabinet below stove shelf
  • Sliding-doors galleyware storage cabinet above counter with open storage above cabinet
  • Aft is counter, hinged for icebox lid and cut for sink and faucet & foot pump. Sliding door stowage cabinet aft of icebox & sink, single door stowage cabinet below sink
  • Cold pressure water
  • 110V outlet
  • Under deck lighting fixture above counter and galleyware cabinet
  • Refrigeration - 2004

Plumbing System

  • Cold pressure water in head and galley with foot pump in galley
  • Hot water system installed as std equipment, requires replacement heater for tank (?)
  • Manual bilge pump - 2005
  • Electric bilge pump
  • Water tank - 30 gal, plastic
  • Holding tank - 13 gal, SS

Electrical

  • 1 x starting battery
  • 2 x house batteries
  • Selector switch
  • Xantrex smart charger
  • Shore power & cord
  • DC & AC circuit panels
  • 1 x 12V outlet
  • 4 x 110V outlets
  • Interior lighting in living areas
  • Running lights

Construction

  • Hand laid solid fibreglass hull with full length internal stringers and structural bulkheads of marine plywood and teak veneer bonded to hull
  • Hand laid fibreglass deck with balsa core except where fittings installed on deck and coachroof
  • External ballast fin keel
  • Fibreglass rudder with SS post, hung on partial skeg

Extras

  • Dodger/Connector/Bimini - 2010
  • Enclosure - 2011
  • Cockpit cushions - fitted ~ 2008
  • BBQ
  • Bruce-type anchor with ~15' chain + ~175' rope
  • 4 x fenders
  • 2 x dock lines
  • 6-post folding steel cradle
  • Various safety equipment
  • Emergency tiller
  • 2 x winch handles
  • Spare parts
  • Manuals
  • Cabin fans; 1x12V + 1x110V
  • Curtains on all cabin ports
  • Decorative fixtures in salon
  • Electric toilet

Comments

  • Excellent starter boat which is very spacious with lots of storage
  • Clean and well maintained by experienced, conscientious owner
  • Annual professional mechanical maintenance
  • Annual hull waxing
  • Continuous improvements
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