Luxury Sailing At Its “Level Best”


Catfisher  32:    JoJo


Year:    1985 hull # 5


Current price:    $99,000.00


Located:    Mazatlan Mexico



Builder: Blondecell Yards, England



LOA 32'

Beam 13'

Draft 3'

Displ.  8,000 lbs


Engine & Drive

Engine;  Yanmar 3ym30 diesel—3 cylinder, 30 hp @ 3400 rpm, mounted in bridgedeck pod under fwd. cockpit

Soundproofed engine cover lifts for easy access  2.14.1 reduction/reverse gearbox; 80 amp alt, 300 hrs

Sterndrive;  Sonic sterndrive rebuilt in 2008 with new prop mounted on aft end of pod, retractable for no-drag sailing, lowered, sterndrive turns with rudders

Fuel system; 45 gal tank s/s, port hull aft


Steering System

Two helm positions; Inside, forward end of salon port side & outside, forward end of cockpit starboard side

Both stations have new engine controls

Two FG rudders with S/S stocks & cable linkage to wheels and emergency tiller


Interior Accommodations


6'3” in salon; 6' in hulls

Salon/Pilot House

New cushioned settee seating for 8, with shelves all around & storage under

Settee converts to large double berth

Steering station w/engine controls & nav instruments

Teak table, removable, w/folding leaf

Separate aft settee w/batteries below (4 six volt AGM's + 1 group 27 12 volt AGM start battery)

Teak chart table & overhead chart rack

Tinted new overhead hatch & all-weather ventilator

Refrigerator  Dan Foss with cold plate

Twin Forward Staterooms

Double berth, 6'9” x 4' new mattress's

Large hanging locker/ teak door, mini settee w/storage

Opening new tinted hatch's and opening port

(Port cabin has extended dressing/storage/book shelf area)

Starboard Aft Cabin

6'4” x 3'6” converted to storage for tools, Paloma on demand hot water heater & new Katadyn Watermaker Power Survivor 40 E


2 stainless steel fresh water tanks, 100 gal & 30 gal

Propane stove: 2 burners/grill/oven/hinged top

New stainless steel sink

Galley comes complete with all utensils, pans, dishware and you name it

2 opening ports

Spacious new countertops, cupboards, lockers & drawer space.

Flowmaster ver. speed fresh water pump and separate foot pump

Head Compartment

New Jabsco electric fresh water flush with 15 gal s/s holding tank

Sink and separate shower with hot and cold water, sump with electric pump

Teak cabinet with mirror

Opening port with all-weather ventilator




S/S chainplates

Stanchions w/single lifelines new in 2007

Opening gates, port & starboard w/pelican hooks

Teak grabrails on deck house

Eight 10” alloy cleats and chocks

Two stemhead anchor rollers


Large self-draining cockpit

Steering platform & console

Insulated icebox with drain

Teak steps on aft end of each hull

Swim boarding platform on aft end of each hull

Two bilge pumps for each hull, one on each side with loud high water level alarms new

Sound insulated engine cover; full engine access

Non skid finish on sole and adjacent side decks

Bottom sider cushions 2009

SS Arch 2006 that holds 4 solar panels; 2 ea 130's 2010 & 2 ea 135”s 2011 and West Marine 8”6' dinghy and 4 stroke Nissan 6 hp outboard

Rail mounted BBQ and Fish cleaning table




Four large (100+cu/ft total) draining lockers


Propane locker/self draining & 3 lockable lockers


Equipment, Fittings & Misc


Raymarine C-70 with radar 2007

Raymarine DSM 30 depth sounder 2007

Furuno GP 30  (extra gps unit)

Raytheon ST5000 Plus SailPilot

Magnetic Compass

Clarion M455 Marine AM/FM/CD Radio 2006

Standard Handheld Horizon HX270S Transceiver 2006

Standard Horizon Quest GX 1255S Marine Transceiver 2006

BlueSky Controller/Pro Remote for solar panels 2010

First Alert Carbon Monoxide Alarm 2006

Fire Alarm & 3 fire extinguishers 2006

Fireboy – Xintex Propane Fume Detector 2006


6 Mooring Lines

4 fenders

Delta 35# anchor w/100' chain & 200' ˝” rode 2007

Fortress 25# anchor w/20' chain & 200' ˝” rode

Lewmar 750 Electric Windless 2009

Man overboard pole, Horseshoe buoy, disc buoy, 4 life jackets & EPIRB 2006


Cockpit bimini, main house cover w/side panels, complete bow cover, main sail cover and dinghy chaps all made with Sunbrella

Salon windows all have sun/shade covers

Cockpit has panels that attach to the bimini top and enclose the cockpit for privacy and shade


Sloop rig

Alloy mast and boom, silver anodized


S/S standing rigging with swagged terminals 2006

Main sheet and jib sheets with all blocks, tracks and stops

Twin halyards for rader reflector & burgees

Main, jib and spinnaker halyards and adjustable topping lift, (all internal through mast)

Slotted headsail roller reefing system on forestay

Two, 2 speed Lewmar winches for jib sheets

One Lewmar winches with line stoppers for halyards


Partial battened mainsail with 3 reefing points


Kruising spinnaker



Additional Notes


New paint job in 2008 with Awlgrip, color is a pale aqua marine


JoJo is still fully covered with Markel Insurance Co. due to the condition she is in and the extensive survey that was done in 2011

Photographs  A collection of recent snaps.