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Designed by Ted Hood as a Custom 40 and built by Gulfstar Custom Boats Division - this design sails strong in light and heavy air. This sloop is in excellent condition, she's ready to take you anywhere from Bay to Ocean with
This sloop is built to higher performance standards than any of the other Gulfstar models of her day. She is a true cruiser/racer with classic lines and cruising comfort down below. Her shoal draft with centerboard makes her an excellent choice for cruising the Chesapeake Bay, Florida, the Bahamas and beyond. For the buyer looking for a shoal draft, comfortable cruiser with known true performance she represents an excellent value.
Designed by Ted Hood and built by Gulfstar Yachts in 1977, "Weetamo" is a true sailor's boat. She points well, sails strong in a good blow, and will move nicely in low wind conditions. Her lovely lines and features have been well-maintained by her current owners.
The Gulfstar Custom 40 is built with pride and precision. The teak interior is rich and fills the boat with aesthetic beauty. The 6'4" headroom below allows easy flow below decks. She sleeps up to six with a V-berth, a convertible dinette to port, an extension berth settee and pilot berth to starboard.
The head is forward with a double entry, shower, and ample sink and counter-space
The boat has heat and many opening ports and hatches which allow good ventilation.
The galley has a two burner propane stove / oven, a deep double stainless steel sink, top opening ice box with refrigeration and excellent storage space behind sliding cabinet doors and drawers.
The salon is spacious and can accommodate a large group. The cushions around the settee are covered in ultra-suede and are in excellent condition.
The Nav Station has a large hinged desktop for chart storage underneath and drawers and a built-in cabinet located in the base.
Sails and Rigging
New rigging in 2000
Boom-furling main system by Leisure Furl
Roller furling Genoa
Excellent sail inventory Hood and Doyle, includes:
- Fully battened boom furling mainsail
- Furling genoa
- Storm jib
- Gennaker/Cruising spinnaker
Deck and Hull
A huge cockpit makes cruising / racing / and entertaining easy
Fortress Anchor with 40' chain and 200' rode on bow roller
Spare 44lb Delta plow, spare 22 lb Danforth
Dodger (new Sept 2014)
2 Barient 22 winches
2 Lewmar 58 winches
1 Lewmar 44 on cabin top
1 centerboard winch
Exterior Varnish Sept 2014
Mechanical and Electrical
Perkins 4-108 diesel fresh water cooled 50 hp engine
Shaft and stuffing box new Sept 2014
Maxi feathering prop
House batteries plus starting battery (new 2013)
Pressurized hot and cold running water with a Raritan water heater
Sea Frost refrigeration
Electric and manual bilge pumps
Datamarine Depth, Wind, Speed
Autopilot Autohelm ST7000
Garmin GPSmap 182C
SSB Transceiver IC-M600
JVC AM/FM/CD Stereo with cabin and cockpit speakers
Inflatable West Marine 9' dinghy with 3.3 Mercury outboard
20838 Rock Hall Ave
Rock Hall, MD 21661