Hood 38 Lifting keel

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Boat REF# 204365
US$69,950.00 (Approx £49,907.25)
LOA 11.60m (38'1")
Year 1980
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Lifting keel
Berths 4
Engine 1 x Diesel 30hp, Yanmar 3JH2E (1994)
Lying Phuket / Thailand

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  • Contact Alan Giles
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Extra Details

Designer Hood
Builder Wauquiez
Lying Phuket / Thailand
Fuel capacity 260.0 ltr (57.2 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 260.0 ltr (57.2 G) Total - 2 Tanks


Engine 1 x Diesel 30hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 3JH2E (1994)
Engine Hours engine1:   1649
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 blade fixed
Fuel consumption (approx) 4.0 ltr (0.9 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots
Generator output 4KVA
Water-maker tick

2 x Racor 500MA filters with isolation valves.
Geared oil change system.
PSS Shaft seal.
New 600 DCM Matrix DC battery monitor.
Freedom 20 Heart Interface inverter/charger (100 amp charger / 2000 watt inverter)
12/25 Mastervolt charger
4K isolation transformer 110/220 volt w/ cooling fan
5 x RITAR AGM deep cycle marine batteries w/ new cabling and terminals (2015)
2 x Arco 55 watt Solar cells


LOA 11.60m (38'1")
LWL 9.50m (31'2")
Beam 3.60m (11'10")
Draft Min 1.40m (4'7")
Draft Max 3.30m (10'10")
Displacement 10,000kg (22,049.8lbs)


Crusader Sails - 10% discount for Boatshed Customers!

Cutter rigged Proctor Aluminium spars (unknown year) with stainless steel standing rigging (unknown year)


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Mainsail - Slab (unknown year) 3 Reefs
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails Staysail (unknown year)
Spinnaker (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

New Main Halyard and jib sheets 2015

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 5 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power, generator Beta Marine (Kubota D600) 4KW diesel generator w/remote start (1994)


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Lifting keel
Finish Paint finish


Total # of berths 4
No. of double berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Air conditioning 1 Air conditioning Units rated at 16000 BTU/h
Heads 1 heads (Electric)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Carpet tick
Air conditioning tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Cockpit shower tick
Microwave tick

Ocean Marine central A/C 16,000BTU with 2 x air handlers 12,000BTU for salon and forward cabin ( vee berth ), 4,000BTU for aft cabin (quarter berth).
Atlantic 24 liter water heater, AC and engine heat exchanger
Adler Barbour 12 volt refrigeration w/ top loading box with freezer.
3 x Aluminium gas tanks.
Force 10 charcoal BBQ.
Hatch and ports mosquito screens.
LED lighting throughout.
4 x 12 V DC Fans.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
Radar tick
VHF tick
SSB tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Stereo tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick
DVD tick
Echo sounder tick

32" LED TV in Saloon and 19" LCD in quarter berth.

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Sun awning tick
All-over cover tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick
Bimini tick

4 halyard winches
6 sheet winches
Electric Lofrans Cayman windlass (with remote control)
3 anchors
(35 lb CQR / 45 lb CQR / Fortress FX23)
100.00m (328'1") of chain
2.8 m Alliance, new tubes 2013 dinghy (unknown year)
15hp outboard, Mercury 2 stroke, Short Shaft (unknown year)
Spare 2.5 Hp Sail 4 stroke outboard ( 2013 )
Outboard crane.

Safety Equipment

LPG Detector tick
Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Searchlight tick
EPIRB 406MHz tick
Emergency steering tick

3 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 Electric)

Bilge high water alarm

Broker's Comments

These Ted Hood designed yachts have a near legendary status amongst cruising sailors, 179 were built between 1978 and 1989, with a displacement of 22,046 lbs, 50% ballast ratio and a lifting keel they are equally at home offshore or exploring creeks, ( take a look at the pictures of the core samples, they don't build them like that anymore ), this one was previously owned by a small craft marine surveyor and it shows. She has recently had 46,000 $ spent on her on maintenance and upgrades as follows:
Built new Genset Battery box from epoxy glass and close cell foam & installed
Replaced Genset battery in Feb 2015 with AGM
Remove head cabinet and rebuilt with new marine ply and formica, use original teak from and doors and re install.
Removed bulkhead between chain locker and line storage locker and installed a new epoxy glass 1" thick foam bulkhead.
Removed exhaust hoses and water lift mufflers for engine and gen set and replace with new hoses, new SS 316 custom built mufflers and 316 T bolt clamps.
Installed 12 V DC LPG solenoid shutoff system with led switch in galley.
Removed cockpit drain hoses and placed with new hoses and SS 316 T bolt clamps.
Replaced head sink drain thru hull sea cock, hose and clamps with bronze thru hull & sea cock, wire reinforced hose and SS 316 t bolt clamps.
Remove left side of rudder, remove all old foam, inspect SS internal supports and rudder shaft (all in top condition). Install new closed cell foam, install a new left side on
the rudder of epoxy and glass wrapped ⅓ of the way around the front and rear of the right side of the rudder.
Removed and replaced the stern (cutlass) bearing.
Removed and disassembled Maxi prop and greased, reassembled and re installed.
Replaced zinc’s on prop and prop shaft.
Sand and paint bottom w 2 coats of International anti-fouling.
Strip cockpit varnish and re-varnish.
Remove Jib / Genoa & Main Sail take to Rolly Tasker for cleaning and repair, including replacement of sun cover on genoa.
Remove existing toilet and replace with a new Jabsco electric toilet w/ new hoses and SS 316 clamps.
Repair 15hp Mercury Outboard, replace Stator winding in electrical system, Service engine including replacing gear oil.
Replaced Tri-color / Anchor light assembly and added LED bulb on anchor light.
Removed Water maker high pressure pump, disassemble and have new parts made, reassemble and re install.
Remove Water maker membranes and take to shop to have dis assembled flushed / cleaned, tested and reassembled. Re install in boat.
Purchase and install new high pressure liquid filled gauge for water maker.
Upgrade 4 KVA Shore Power transformer with cooling fan.
Install 2 x 2 KVA 110VAC transformers w/ cooling fans and wire in 220v recitals
through out the boat.
Install new Air conditioner control unit.
Service Yanmar main and Kubota/Beta Marine Genset, including belts, filters and lube
oil and zinc.
Replace all fuel hoses and clamps, replace Racor fuel filter elements, re-plumb system so the re-circulation / boost pump is down stream from Racor's. Clean both fuel tanks and refill with clean fuel.
Replace all interior and cockpit lights and rope lighting with LED’s including new
fixtures for main saloon.
Remove defect starter and install a new starter on Yanmar.
Repair Air conditioner leak in system and recharge system with R22.
Remove center hatch, repair screw holes with epoxy paste, clean sand and reinstall hatch with new 3M 4200 sealant.
Replaced the tubes on the RIB at Cholamark / modified cover
Purchased new 2.5 HP 4 stroke Sail Outboard
Purchased new Marino 50ft pre-made shore power cable .
Remove the existing depth transduce and speed transducer. Repair hull where speed
transducer was removed. Modify hull and install new Garmin Traducer (Depth, Temp.
Speed) in the original location of the depth transducer. DS200 Garmin/Airmart
Transducer with NEMA 2000 cable.
Remove the existing air sensors on the top of the mast and install and new Garmin wind
& direction sensor with new NEMA 2000 cable.
sand and paint bottom with 2 coat of International anti-fouling.
Install new Michigan 3 blade 16 X 12 bronze propeller and zincs. ( Store Maxi feathering prop on boat )
Replace whole boat canvas with new Tecomar Sunbrella cover sewn with Teara thread.
New hatch cover for front hatch, new hatch cover for rear hatch, winch covers, new windless cover.
Install new windows (plastic) in dodger and re-sew dodger with Teara thread.
Tecomar cover for dinghy .
Tecomar covers for covers for dodger windows.
Replaced Kubota Genset glow plugs with fast acting (3 sec.) glow plugs.
Remove existing autopilot drive & controller, modify the boat to accept the new Garmin
Class A autopilot drive Install new autopilot drive and controller. Garmin GHP-12 core pac with GHC-20 control head and Garmin Autopilot Remote control at helm.
Add a 3rd GMI-20 Garmin instrument and install where the Data marine instrument was
installed and connect to NEMA 2000 net work.
Install Garmin GPSmap 721 at the helm, cable into NEMA 2000 system.
Replace bilge pump hoses and added a 2nd thru hull so both bilge pumps have separate discharges. install new SS 316 clamps.
Replace Air conditioner cooling hoses and Air Con cooling thru hull, Install new SS 316 clamps.
Replace all NAV lights with LED bulbs.
Service the Yanmar and Kubota.
Remove all exiting batteries (house, engine start & genset). Install a total of 5 ea. new RITAR Deep Cycle AGM batteries for a total of 600 amp hrs. Re-cable the boat with new marine battery cables and crimp on terminal ends.

For more details on this Wauquiez / Hood 38 and other great boats for sale in Phuket / Thailand contact the Boatshedphuket.com yacht sales team.

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This Hood 38 Lifting keel has been personally photographed and viewed by Alan of Boatshed Phuket. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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