The Ohlson 38 is a well proven, fast, seaworthy blue water cruiser with good handling and timeless elegant lines. This particular example is very well equipped and presented in excellent order having undergone a continual programme of improvement and upgrades since 2007 in this and her previous ownership.
The accommodation offers up to 6/7 berths in two cabins. Forward cabin with V berths with infill converting to a double berth. Storage above and below. Opening hatch to foredeck. Heads compartment to starboard with RM sea toilet with 60 litre holding tank and sea pump out system. Stainless steel sink with H&C water supply. Storage cupboards above. Large hanging lockers opposite to starboard side. Saloon with L shaped dinette to port with pilot berth behind and settee berth opposite with storage above and below. Drop leaf table to centre with drinks storage. Navigation area and quarter berth aft to starboard, Galley opposite with Plastimo Neptune two burner cooker with oven and grill (2008). Stainless steel sink with H&C water supply. Cool box. Generous storage. Opening hatch to foredeck. Steps up to cockpit, with seating and stowage under. Full interior lighting. Curtains.
Located below the companionway. Beta 28hp diesel engine (replaced 2007). Electric start. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to fixed three bladed propeller. Single lever engine control. Maximum speed 6.7 knots. Cruising speed 6 knots. Webasto 'Airtop' diesel fired warm air heating.
Alternator charging to 3 x 12 volt batteries (2 replaced in 2015)
240 volt shore power
12 volt switch panel
Cetrex marine battery charger (2014)
Rutland 913 wind gererator
Masthead rigged sloop.. Silver anodised aluminium mast and boom. Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging (2008). Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing to mainsail. Sailspar headsail furling system. Reefing lines run to cockpit. Lazyjacks
Mainsail - 2010 - Excellent condition
Genoa - 2013 (first used 2014) - Excellent condition
Bruce 15kg anchor with warp and chain
Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, stanchions & lifelines
Cockpit cover (2012)
Portable boarding ladder
Various fenders & warps
4 x Anderson self tailing winches sheet winches
2 x Barton halyard winches
Furuno GP30 GPS
Second GPS as part of digital yacht AIS transponder
Tacktik wireless micronet windspeed and direction indicator (2009)
Tacktik speed and depth indicator (2009)
Raymarine tiller pilot
GPS/tiller pilot/speed/depth/wind indicator interfaced via an Actisense unit and can all be displayed on a laptop as well as the Tacktik system.
Furuno LCD 1621 radar
Clipper Navtex (2008)
Standard Horizon GX1500E DSC VHF with aerial (2008) and external microphone and speaker
Simrad RS8300 DSC VHF - requires connection to aerial (AIS aerial can be used)
JVC Radio/CD player
Full navigation lights
Electric and manual bilge pumps
3 x Fire extinguishers (expiry dates unknown)
1 x Automatic gas extinguisher in engine compartment (expiry date unknown)
Horseshoe life buoy with light
Plastimo Offshore danbuoy with light
Liferaft (requires service)
Webbing jackstays (not fitted)
Built by Tyler in 1975 to a design by Einar Ohlson and refitted in 2007. Cream GRP hull and superstructure. Encapsulated lead ballast long fin keel. Teak coachroof grab rails. Tiller steering to skeg hung rudder. Aft self draining cockpit. Teak capping. Self draining anchor locker. Hull epoxy coated.
The Ohlson 38 is a well proven, fast, seaworthy blue water cruiser with good handling and timeless elegant lines. This particular example is very well equipped and presented in excellent order having undergone a continual programme of improvement and upgrades since 2007 in this and her previous ownership. Viewing by appointment through Howard Ford Marine Sales.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Tidemill Yacht Harbour