Family circumstances curtail further cruising for this well-founded DeFever that has served us well during the past 12 years and taken us over 25,000 miles along the east coast of the US and the Great Loop.
Built 1987 by Blue Water Boats
Coast Guard documented
Single Ford-Lehman 135 HP naturally aspirated engine burns 1.8 gallons per hour for 4 MPG at 1600 rpm running 6.3 knots.
Vetus Bow thruster
Aluminum fuel tanks (new 2015) and all new fittings meet USCG specs for passenger vessel holds 500+ gallons
Simrad NAC-3 autopilot with AP48 display/control and Precision 9 compass new 2018
NMEA 2000 network; WiFi router; Island Times WiFi extender antenna
Full bimini enclosure topside
Dinghy (with cover) on St. Croix davits, and 6HP Tahatsu outboard
See our blog at MVSanderling.net | The cruising adventures of Bob and Judy on Sanderling (a DeFever 41), with their two cats. Homeport is Manatee Cove Marina, Patrick Air Force Base, Satellite Beach, Florida.
and click on "Sanderling for sale" for two PDF files with more info and pictures
Currently located Manatee Cove Marina, Patrick AFB, Satellite Beach, Florida
2019 Sanderling for Sale pics.pdf
2019 Sanderling for Sale.pdf