Weldcraft Northwind 28 Flybridge Sedan
Weldcraft Northwind 28 Flybridge Sedan for sale | 8.53m (28'0") | 1975 | 1x diesel 210hp | GRP Construction | semi-displacement underwater profile | 6 berths | Boat REF# 115307
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|Builder||Weldcraft Steel and Marine|
|Lying||Seattle - At our Docks|
|Fuel capacity||681.8 ltr (150.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Water capacity||181.8 ltr (40.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Holding tank capacity||90.9 ltr (20.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x Diesel 210hp|
|Engine make and model||Caterpillar-3208 (1975)|
|Engine Hours||engine1: 3900|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
|Cruising speed (approx)||8 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||13 knots|
The single diesel engine appears to have been well-maintained. All the engine maintence has been recorded. The reverse gear has been removed and rebuilt. The V-drives have also been well maintained. A new raw water pump was installed within the past year. An engine block heater has also been installed to reduce the amount of smoke when starting a cold engine.
|Draft Min||0.76m (2'6")|
12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power
This vessel was designed by Art Nordvedt. Art was involved in the creation of Uniflite Yachts, Nordic Yachts, Fast Passage Sailboats and many other custom yachts. The vessel was built in Bellingham, Washington at the Weldcraft Steel and Marine shipyard. If you compare this boat to a 31 Uniflite it has almost the same configuration.
The hull and deck are hand-laid fiberglass. It is a hard chine semi-displacement hull design.
The hull sides have been painted with AWLGRIP and are in very good condition.
The last survey, 2004, stated the bottom was in good condition with no visible signs of blisters.
|Total # of berths||6|
|No. of double berths||3|
|Heads||1 heads (Manual)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
This is a traditional sedan design with flybridge. It has a large aft deck with easy access to the engine. The interior has a forward V-berth, convertible dinette and settee berth. The head is aft on the port side and includes a shower and sink.
3 burner cooker
Electronics include a Garmin 186 GPS on the fly bridge and a Furuno Navigator GP-30 located at the lower station as well as the Standard Horizon VHF. A Raytheon ST 40 is located at the lower station with a repeater on the fly bridge. There are also two Air Guide Compasses.
Electric Maxwell 12 V windlass (with remote control)
(Bruce-7.5 KG & Danforth)
6.10m (20'0") of chain
45.72m (150'0") of warp
West Marine dinghy (unknown year)
2hp outboard, Mercury, Short Shaft (unknown year)
A custom "get home" outboard motor bracket is installed at the transom top to the aft end of the swim platform. It can handle up to 10 HP outboard. The anchor windlass has a remote control on the fly bridge. The fly bridge has a comfortable helm seat and two double chairs that convert to lounge seats. The inflatable dinghy can be stored on Weaver davits of deflated and stored in a bag on deck. The out board has a rail mount for easy access.
The aft deck is large enough for several deck chairs. It also provides a very comfortable fishing or crabbing work area.
2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 Electric)