Boat Details

Rafiki Cutter 37′ 1975

$44,900.00

Description

Rafiki 37 Cutter, this Rafiki is one of the nicest well cared for boats we have listed, she is equipped with a new Beta motor, engine room is all newly upgraded and the work has been done right. her teak decks are in good condition . The interior is solid teak, built with craftsmanship not found in newer production boats. This boat is a serious blue water cruiser and she ready for any adventure you have in mind.

This vessel is located in beautiful San Carlos Sonora, Mexico, A short 250 mile drive on a safe 4 lane highway from Nogales, Az. San Carlos is a known boating destination/community, featuring breathtaking scenery, quiet anchorages nearby, great fishing, diving, two marinas, 3 haul out facilities and much more.

Detailed information

Dimensions

  • LOA:  37 ft
  • Lwl:  32 ft
  • Draft:  6 ft
  • Beam:  11 ft 9 inches
  • Displacement:  26500 lbs
  • Ballast:   12000 lbs
  • Headroom:  6 ft 5 inches
  • Hull material:  Fiberglass
  • Keel type:  Full

Engine and propulsion

  • Engine make:  Beta (Still under warranty installed in 2014, Beta gear box drive type, Gal/hr ½ cruise
  • Engine model:  38
  • Engine year:  2014
  • Engine hours:  650
  • Horse power:  38 hp
  • Cruising rpm:  6 knots at 2000 rpm
  • Cruising speed:  same above
  • Max speed:  7 knots
  • Max rpm:  3600 rpm
  • Fuel type:  Diesel
  • Propeller type:  3 blade
  • Dinghy outboard:  15 HP Mercury

Tank Capacity

  • Fuel capacity:  (2) 75 gallons each
  • Fuel tank material:  Iron
  • Water capacity:  (1) 190 gallons
  • Water tank material:  Stainless

Accommodations

Brand new “Pleather” upholstery, feels like suede, salon area  and nav chair sand color- settee and couch. Round Brass opening ports with screens. Teak manga wood.

  • Stateroom sleeps:  1
  • V-berth sleeps:  1
  • Dinette sleeps:  2
  • Heads:  1

Galley

  • Refrigeration:  Engel
  • Freezer:  Engel
  • Water heater:  Instant gas tankless (propane)
  • Stove:  1
  • Cooking fuel:  Propane
  • Microwave:  Yes
  • Sink:  (2) kitchen and head

Electronic and Navigation Equipment

  • Radar:  Raymarine
  • VHF:  Matrix
  • Tv/dvd/vcr:  Yes
  • AIS receiver:  Yes
  • Depth sounder:  Yes
  • Knotmeter:  Yes
  • Wind speed / direction:  Raymarine, tactic wind indicator
  • Autopilot:  Tiller, (2) Raymarine ST2000
  • Compass:   2
  • Monitor Windvane
  • Radar detector:  Yes
  • Equipment manuals:  Yes

Electrical Systems

All lighting is LED, all wiring new

  • House bank 1:   (1) 6V, 225 amps
  • House bank 2:  (2) 6V, 225 amps
  • Start bank:  (1) 12V, 198 amps
  • Battery monitor:  AC & DC 
  • Battery switch:  2
  • Battery charger:  Inverter/charger
  • Alternator:  Balmar
  • Inverter:  Xantrex Freedom 2500 inverter/charger 150 amps
  • Solar panel:  (2)

Sails & Rigging

All new running rigging, standing rigging inspection by Eason riggers in 2013, All in good condition.

  • Main:  Good condition
  • Jib:  Good condition
  • #1 Genoa:  New 140
  • Staysail:  New, excellent
  • Yankee:  (2) good condition ??
  • Sail material:  Dracon
  • Sail area:  729 ft
  • Preventer / boom break:  Good condition
  • Boom Vang:  Good condition
  • Mast:  New-Aluminum
  • Standing rigging:  Good, 1-19 cable
  • Lines led aft:  good
  • Whisker:  Whisker pole-new forestay-adjust to 24’
  • Winch:  (3) Lewmar self tailing
  • Roller furl:  Pro furl

Deck Equipment

  • 2 wood storage boxes on deck (1) for propane, (1) for storage
  • Anchor:  73 lb Rocna 
  • Chain length/size:  200’ 3/8’’        
  • Line length/size:  300’ ¾ Nylon
  • Anchor 2:  37 lb Fortress            
  • Chain:  50’ 3/8’’                
  • Line:  200’ 5/8’’ Nylon
  • Anchor 3:  45 lb Danforth
  • Chain:  50’ 3/8’’
  • Line:  200’ 5/8’’ Nylon
  • Windlass:  Manual (original- works great)         
  • Dinghy:  Achilles 10’
  • Spreader lights:  LED                 
  • Ladder:  (2)
  • Deck wash:  Yes, salt water
  • Bow pulpit:  Stainless steel
  • Lifelines:  new stainless steel                
  • Gates:           (2) stainless steel 
  • Bow roller:  (2)       
  • Covers & curtains:  Yes
  • Deck material:  Teak

Mechanical Systems

  • Propeller:  3 blade (new)
  • Fire extinguishing:  Yes   
  • Fuel filters:  Raycor 500 (2)
  • Transmission:  Beta
  • Self steering vane:  Monitor wind vane  
  • Bilge pump:   Yes   
  • Heater:  Diesel heater
  • Steering type:  Tiller
  • Raw water sea strainer:  Yes (2)
  • House fans:  Yes
  • Fuel shut off: Yes
  • Fresh water cooling system:  Yes

Safety Equipment

  • Lifejackets:  Yes
  • Lifesling:  Yes
  • Mob pole:  Yes
  • Jacklines:   Yes
  • Flares:   Yes 

Covers & Cushions

All covers are in green sunbrella

  • Dodger:  Yes
  • Wheel/tiller cover:  Yes
  • Cockpit:  Yes
  • Hatches:  Yes
  • Cockpit cushions:  Yes
  • Mainsail:   Yes, hood sails, stack pack w/lazy jacks
  • Staysail:  Yes
  • Bug screens:  Yes

Boat has too many spares parts, a list of these items is available upon request.