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Hunter 280 Sloop

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Boat REF# 167202
removed from sale
Length 8.40m (27'7")
Year 1996
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Sleeping berths 6
Engine 1 x diesel 18hp, Yanmar 2GM 20 (1996)
Lying Phuket / Thailand


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Extra Details

Designer Hunter Marine
Builder Hunter Marine
Lying Phuket / Thailand
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Fuel capacity 75.0 ltr (16.5 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 230.0 ltr (50.6 USG) Total - 2 Tanks
Last survey 00/00/2011


Engine 1 x diesel 18hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 2GM 20 (1996)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 2 Blade folding
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots


Length 8.40m (27'7")
LWL 7.19m (23'7")
Beam 2.29m (7'6")
Draft Min 1.50m (4'11")
Draft Max 1.50m (4'11")
Displacement 2,948kg (6,500.3lbs)
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage On mooring


Crusader Sails - 10% discount on rigging and spars!

Sloop rigged Z Diffusion Aluminium spars (1996) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (1996)


New Sails Upgrade?
Reefing mainsail Rolly Tasker - Slab (2013) Fully Battened, Lazy Jacks, 2 Reefs
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails 39 sq/m Assymetric Spinnaker in sock (2012)
2nd smaller Assymetric Spinnaker in sock (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Stove tick
Sink tick
Cooler tick
Pressurised water system tick
Cockpit shower tick

2 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Wind tick
VHF tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Stereo tick
Navigation lights tick
Depth sounder tick

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick
Bimini tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
2 anchors
(Bruce / Danforth)
10.00m (32'10") of chain
Free Whale dinghy (2010)
2hp outboard, Yamaha 2 Stroke, Short shaft (2010)

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Safety harnesses tick
Emergency steering tick

1 bilge pumps (2 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

Every time i go aboard one of these Hunter 280's i am amazed at the amount of room the builders have managed to find in 28ft.
We sold this on to the current owner awhile ago since when he has made considerable upgrades which include:
Serviced every year, last in October 2013
New Stainless shaft Oct. 2013
New coupling Oct. 2013
New cutlass bearing Oct. 2013
Gel coat repairs, polishing and new Anti-foul Oct. 2013
Rudder bearing and steering has been removed, cleaned and re installed Oct. 2013
Removed the holding tank, replaced all toilet hoses, serviced the Jabsco Toilet
Water system:
New water level sensor
Replaced the holding tank with a new (GRP) 80 liter freshwater tank (150 + 80 now)
New water taps and soap dispensers integrated
New upholstery in 2013
New 2-way folding table with drawer and water bottle holders
New wooden cabin sole.
Both new Batteries in 2013
Two Solar chargers (both batteries will be charged individually)
USB and Phone jack cables in the center console of the cockpit allow playing music from the helm (while charging your iPhone)
Added a GARMIN GPS 420S including fish finder (in one), sensor is inside the hull. Plus maps for Southeast Asia and China
New solar top light in 2013 (visible 2 NM)
New gas solenoid in perfect working condition now
New kitchenware
Sails and rig:
New Rolly Tasker performance cruising laminate mainsail in Sept. 2013
New asymmetric Gennaker of Rolly Tasker in 2012 (plus with the existing, smaller asymmetric Gennaker)
Rig was checked and setup by a professional rigger (more performance)
50% of the sheets have been replaced.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Hunter 280 Sloop has been personally photographed and viewed by Alan of Boatshed Phuket. Click here for contact details.
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