At the Member's Meeting held on June 14,
2008 it was decided that all postings for Fisher's For Sale
would require the owner to contribute $25 (Can or US) to the
FOG Web Page Fund at the time of the posting. This would be
for a minimum four month listing.
is a 1977 U.S. Documented F30 ketch which has undergone a total
refit over the last three years:
All systems replaced or rebuilt including: Repowered with rebuilt Isuzu 60hp 4cyl. diesel w/50hrs;
New shaft, stuffing box, and 3-blade Michigan sail prop; Lewmar
bow thruster; new twin fuel tanks/Racor 500 filter/scrubbing
system, 60 gal.total.
New sea strainer
with emergency pump valve;
All new thru-hulls; Epoxy bottom;
Masts restored including internal halyards, spreaders, and
beautiful Awlgrip paint-job.
Custom lazy-jack Dutchman-type sail storage. All running rigging with
lines led to cockpit.
Huge bronze windlass with 220 chain with controls in
Custom bowsprit/anchor roller with wash-down pump.
Lewmar Plow/CQR/Danforth anchors.
Mainsail, roller furling 135% genoa, 110% jib, plus
asymmetrical spinnaker, all in excellent condition;.
All new electronics including Garmin HD Radar,
GPS/Chartplotter/Depth/compass; Raymarine autopilot (wheel type);
VHF w/hailer; Tac-Tic wind instruments;
new hw heater and two new tanks, 70 gal. total; hw showers in
head and cockpit;
New bilge, pressure water, and macerator pumps; All plumbing and electrical replaced (every hose and
wire!) LED and incandescent lighting;
Replaced hull liner and wall coverings;
New forward hatch, compass, and lifelines;
All windows re-bedded;
flat screen TV and stereo;
Fantastic stern room enclosure with beautiful drop-leaf teak
Dialed in and ready to go. For fun we entered the 100+ boat Jazz
Cup race in August to see how all the improvements worked and we
trophied! We have a good handicap .but MaxSea is easy to sail, and
we were going like a freight train!
Momentumis an exceptional
Fisher 30. She has been entirely rebuilt and refinished
using only the best materials, with high-end and comprehensive
systems (all new and unused), custom cherry interior, and
excellent attention to detail. Essentially a new boat in
all critical ways, she combines her excellent original hull and
deck (originally built in 1976 by Fisher Yachts in England) with
all-new mechanical, comfort, and electronics systems, making her
perhaps the finest Fisher 30 anywhere. She is a unique and
special vessel, available immediately and ready for your
cruising plans with only a minimal shakedown of her new and as
An extensive and
detailed description of the reconstruction process and systems
installations is available at the following link:
30' Fisher, 1978, ketch rigged
150% self-furling genoa
main, mizzen and drifter sails
3 cylinder Yanmar 27HP
Fully equipped galley, fridge, stove
Custom made complete winter cover
Upholstery and Treadmaster could use upgrading
Interior and engine well newly refinished.
Moored at Eagle Harbour Yacht Club, West Vancouver