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1979 Zap Bombay Clipper 31

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Seattle, WA
Listed: 09-11-2021
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$24,750 US

The owner bought this boat in 2014

Standard features

One of the more attractive 31 cruising sailboats you will find. Built by Chaparral Boats Yard as a Carolina coastal cruiser she is a well built and sturdy with a broad beam in pristine condition accompanied with all the equipment and extras that make cruising comfortable in the northwest. If unique is what you seek, we have not seen another Bombay Clipper in the Salish Sea in 5 years of cruising!
Below salon and bunk like new, with full galley, 2 burner, solenoid controlled LPG stove (two LPG tanks transom mounted for easy access), double stainless steel sink and lots of storage. Dickerson Diesel heater works great. Full head with attached shower bracket and ample additional storage. Forward double berth with sliding door, both galley settees convert to full 7’ bunks.
Walker Bay RID-10 dingy mounted to a strong davit on aft transom. Cockpit ice box and swim ladder with engine instruments at helm wheel station. Compass, speed and depth sounder in cockpit. All sheets and lines lead to cockpit, with lazy jacks for main sail and a Schaefer roller furling jib (165 genoa and storm) and manual spinnaker halyard all in great condition. Bow roller with manual windlass and 50 chain and 200 rode on a Danforth anchor. Cockpit binnacles with spacious storage, includes 2nd emergency anchor with 200 anchor and line. Electric control panel, 2 electric bilge pump 1 with auto control float switch, 110V shore power and all working running lights operational. 2 ea. sheet and halyards winches, all stainless 1/4 rigging, chain plates and stantions.

Improvements to the hull, deck, rigging, engine, or interior

Rebuilt Yanmar 2GM Diesel installed winter of 2018 with new transmission and motor mounts and rebuilt alternator (now with 115 running hours). Haul out included, rebuilding coupling box, rebuild, new Zincs and propeller coupling nut. Hull sanded and fresh paint. Many extra’s including full cockpit canvas enclosure, new zippers and vinyl (2017). New deep cycling battery charger 2020. Paperwork available for review.

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