If you were looking for a vessel to restore, this is she. Bones are good. Chainplates re-done. Standing rigging good. Owner fell in love (not with another boat) in the midst of a re-fit, so someone needs to pick up the ball and finish.
Built in UK and Sweden to precise standards by mastercraftsman, the Olhson 38 has been heralded as one of the most magnificently built sloops of all time. Mr. Einer Ohlson, Swedish designer of world-championship and other successful racing yachts, developed in the Ohlson 38 a medium displacement hull that proved extremely successful on on the race course on all points of sail.
Over the years, the Ohlson 38 has come to be known as one of the most balanced, sea-kindly boats by all who have sailed her.
Ohlson 38, a classic cruiser racer with a well proven record. They have sailed to virtually all corners of the world and excel in heavy weather.
The galley has a two burner Force 10 stove/oven (app. 4 yrs. old), clean and stainless steel. The boat has counter tops, single deep basin sink with manual fresh and salt water, a refrigerator, pantry and storage cabinets. An Adler Barbour air cooled refrigeration unit for the ice box is provided to port aft under the batteries in the machinery space. The head is provided with marine head with an anti siphon vented loop, Y-Valve and nitrile bladder holding tank.
The engine is located under the companionway amid ship, Auxiliary power is provided by a 1989 raw water cooled Yanmar 3GMD 3 cylinder diesel inboard engine. Fuel is supplied by the keel integrated 28 gallon tank. An auxiliary electric fuel pump with additional fuel filter is installed.
24 Sand Island Access Road
Honolulu, HI 96819