Steadfast 30 (1979)

• Steadfast (30) 1979, Newburyport, MA. 
Ron Kutrieb,




Steadfast Specifications– USCG Doc # 996688


An outstanding 30’ Fisher Pilothouse Ketch built in 1979.  Steadfast is located at Hampton River Marina in Hampton Beach, NH.

With roller furling main and jib the boat is rigged for solo sailing from the cockpit.  Classic silver manual horn mounted on top of pilothouse.  A watercolor painting of Steadfast graces the home page of the Fishers Owners Group of North America (  See specifications below.


Price: $65,000


            Fuel:               50 gal.

            Water:           35 gal.

            Speed:            cruise at 6kn. with a 6/10 gal/hr fuel burn


            Engine- Volvo MD2040- 40 h.p. with spare starter 

            Custom made air intake silencer

            Dual Racore R24 Fuel Filters

            Hydraulic steering

            Webastco diesel forced air heat

            Red Dot heater

            Flexible shaft coupling

            Extensive sound shielding in engine room


Furuno radar Model 1720

VHF: New Standard Horizon Explorer GX 1600 with GPS plus spare Standard Horizon VHF

Class B AIS with built in GPS and USB tie in to plotter

Auto Pilot – Sitex SP-70 with USB tie in to plotter

Fishfinder – Furuno LS – 4100

Depth Sounder

Davis Anometer with Wind Direction Indicator

Plotter – General Dynamics XR-1 military laptop with touch screen

Software – Rosepoint Coastal Explorer


Xantrex- New Freedom HF Inverter/charger with remote

Xantrex Pathmaker battery isolator with remote

Xantrex propane control

Caron Monoxide detector

Batteries- 1 27 group starting battery

2 sets of 2x64 house batteries (4 house batteries) 


New Engel Refrigerator and propane Galaxy cooktop with custom exhaust

Hot/cold water (5 gal engine coolant heated hot water tank)

Pressurized and manual water pump

Slide out drawers in galley console

New Nautical place settings and flatware

New nested stainless steel cookware


Electric head

10 gal holding tank located above the water line and plumbed to either pump-out or gravity dump overboard

Very comfortable dinette style seating

Leather upholstery throughout

Stereo system piped into galley and pilothouse

New Insignia 23’ TV with built in DVD player

Bronze ports in forecastle


            Roller furling genoa

Roller furling main

New sails in 2010 – all tanbark

New main shrouds in 2010

Lofrans windless with 300’ HD chain

40 lb. Stainless Steel Claw anchor on bow

            Spare Danforth anchor with chain headed 200’ rode

            New Saturn inflatable with 12v electric pump

2hp Honda outboard

Recent Upgrades

Boat was professionally rewired in 2007

Mainmast removed and rewired/refurbished 2015

Bronze ports installed in forecastle

New hot water tank installed

Hydraulic steering installed 

Complete documentation of all equipment, electronics and operating procedures.

Contact Ron Kutrieb at 312-287-7345 or email for viewing or further information.

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