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Sadler 26

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Boat REF# 176046
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 7.85m (25'9")
Year 1986
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Bilge keels
Berths 6
Engine 1 x Diesel 9hp, Volvo Penta 2001 (1986)
Lying West coast of Scotland


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Extra Details

Designer David Sadler
Builder Sadler Yachts UK
Lying West coast of Scotland
Fuel capacity 45.5 ltr (10.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 68.0 ltr (15.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 31/07/2010


Engine 1 x Diesel 9hp
Engine make and model Volvo Penta 2001 (1986)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 2 blade fixed (bronze) (+ Rope Cutter)
Fuel consumption (approx) 1.0 ltr (0.2 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 4.5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots

Clipper battery monitor system fitted 2013.
Engine hoses renewed.
Flexible fuel lines renewed.
Exhaust muffler and hose renewed.
Oil seals replaced on water and oil pumps.
Engine removed for top end overhaul - 1997.
Flexible engine mounts renewed.
Sound insulation renewed.
New Volvo maintenance-free stern gland fitted.
New fuel lift pump 2011.
Engine spares – filters, fan belts, impellors, engine anode etc.
Stainless steel fuel tank.
New batteries fitted 2012 & 2013.


LOA 7.85m (25'9")
LWL 6.25m (20'6")
Beam 2.87m (9'5")
Draft Min 1.00m (3'3")
Draft Max 1.00m (3'3")
Airdraft 10.00m (32'10")
Displacement 2,177kg (4,800.3lbs)
Storage Ashore


10% discount on rigging

Sloop rigged Kemp Aluminium spars (1086) with stainless steel standing rigging (2011)


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Mainsail Westway - Slab (1998) Stack Pack, Lazy Jacks, 3 Reefs
Headsail Westway - Furling (1997)
Other sails Cruising Chute (2005)
Spinnaker gear tick

Selden rod-kicker.
Stac-pack and sail cover.
Mainsail Cunningham.
Sails overhauled 2011 and valeted annually.
Spinnaker whisker-pole only.

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine


Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Bilge keels
Finish Gelcoat finish

Professional osmosis treatment 1998.
All skin hoses double-clipped.
Engine hose intake replaced 2011.
New hull anode and bolts 2013.
New prop anode 2013.


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Heads 1 heads (Sea Toilet)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Icebox tick
Curtains tick
Cabin heating tick
Manual water system tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Fresh water wash tick

Flavel Vanessa Cooker.
Mikuni warm-air diesel heating.
Stainless steel calorifier.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Stereo tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick
Radar Reflector tick

All navigation equipment can be read from the nav station or the cockpit.

Garmin GPS 1997 – with cockpit repeater (NASA 2003).
Raymarine ST30 Bidata - 2003.
Raymarine ST30 Wind - 2003.
Raymarine Seatalk interface.
NASA Echo - 1999.
DSC radio, Lawrence Link 5 - 2013.
Plastimo compass.
Separate mast for GPS, wind instrument head and VHF aerial.
Mast head aerial.
Wind Hawk at masthead.
Radar reflector mast mounted.
Nav lights fore and aft.- replaced 2010.
Steaming/deck light replaced 2010.
New masthead navigation light/anchor – Lopolight LED.

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Spray dodgers tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
Manual Simpson-Lawrence windlass
2 anchors
(CQR Main & Kedge)
30.00m (98'5") of chain
15.00m (49'3") of warp

Lewmar 24 primary winches - 2014.
Lewmar 7 secondary winches with 'wincher' caps.
Webbing jackstay lifelines – 2012.
Fore-hatch replaced 2003 (Gerbo).
New hardwood laminated tiller - 2009.
Shroud plates removed, inspected and rebedded 2012 with new bolts fitted.
Original CQR anchor.
Dinghy and outboard NOT included in the sale.

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
LPG Detector tick
Life buoys tick
Boarding ladder tick
Emergency steering tick

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 Electric)

Spare tiller.
3 fire extinguishers.
2 fire blankets.
Gas sensor in bilge.
Lifebuoy with light.

Broker's Comments

A very popular little cruiser that has been much-loved and well maintained by her present owner. She comes complete, in 'ready to sail away' condition with an equally impressive inventory and list of improvements.

Pictures taken Aug 2014.

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

This Sadler 26 has been personally photographed and viewed by Derek Armstrong of Boatshed Scotland. 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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