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1972 38ft. Rawson $94,500 Turnkey Inside Passage Cruiser!

Brokerage Listing

This refit Rawson 38 is a turnkey Alaskan Cruiser.  Over the past 5 years she has undergone significant updates and upgrades in preparation for a journey up the Inside Passage. Her heavy fiberglass hull, seaworthy nature and spacious utilitarian layout made Soleil the perfect candidate for the trip. The extensive list included repowering, new fuel tanks, rewiring, replumbing, new cabin headliner and hull topside repainting. Key items added to the list were Bow thruster,  Wallas heater,  Isotherm Refrigerator/ Freezer, Force 10 Stove/Oven and upgraded Navigation. This boat is the complete package, a gem in this price range.  Available for viewing in Port Hadlock.

Specifications

  • Vessel Name:  Soleil
  • Located In: Port Townsend, WA
  • Builder:  Ron Rawson Inc., Redmond, WA
  • Model: 38 Tri-Cabin
  • Year: 1972
  • LOA: 40 ft.
  • LOD:  38 ft.
  • BEAM: 8’5″ 
  • Gross Tonnage 21 Tons
  • Hull Material:  Fiberglass
  • Documented Vessel
  • Engines – 1
    • Engine Brand:  Cummins Diesel
    • Engine Model:  6BT5.9-M turbo diesel
    • Engine Type: Inboard
    • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
    • Engine Power:  210hp
    • Engine Hours:  727 hrs.
    • 4 Blade Bronze prop
    • Hynautic hydraulic  steering

Accommodations

  • V-berth Cabin with head forward 
  • The Salon is spacious with inside helm to starboard, and a well-equipped Galley.
  • To port is a large table with seating arrangement and storage.
  • A spacious aft cabin and ensuite  head with stall shower is down a couple steps, and features two twin size berths on opposite sides of the cabin.

GALLEY:

  • Stainless steel Sink with Electric hot & cold pressurized water
  • Force 10,  3 Burner Propane Stove / Oven combination
  • Refrigeration: Isotherm
  • Freezer: Isotherm
  • L-shaped Settee
  • Ample storage and counter space               

Electronics

  • VHF Radio: (2) Standard Horizon ‘Eclipse’ & Icom hand-held
  • Radar: Furuno Model 1623
  • Compass: Dirigo
  • Depthsounder: Raymarine digital at lower helm and Sea View on flybridge
  • GPS/Chart Plotter: Software on laptop computer 
  • Autopilot: Comnav 1001
  • Cummins 6BT5.9-M  210 HP
  • Vetus Bow Thruster
  • ZF/ZFE 63  transmission with trolling valve
  • Aluminum fuel tanks
  • 100 amp alternator upgrade
  • House batteries (2) 4Ds
  • Start battery (1)4D
  • Digital Duo Charging system
  • Racor 75/500 FGX series fuel /water separator
  • Water system pipes and manifold replaced
  • Cutlass bearing
  • Shaft trued and flamespray coated where required
  • Re-pitched both prop and spare
  • Main Cabin overhead replaced
  • Main Cabin ribs re-enforced with fiberglass ribs
  • Decommissioned and fiberglassed all unused hull openings
  • Installed Wallas heating system 

Electrical System:

  • Ships System: 12 VDC     
  • Shore Power System:110 VAC            
  • Navigation Lights                      
  • Inverter: Small portable plug-in type                       
  • Battery Charger: Professional Mariner ‘ProNautica’12.60P
  • Battery Charging Controller: Balmar digital Duo Charge        
  • House Batteries: (2) 4D 12 VDC -:Wet cell    
  • Starting Batteries: (1) 4D – Wet cell   
  • GFCI Protected Duplex Outlets – where required

Tankage:

  • Fuel Tanks:  (4) Aluminum, 2016,  320 gallons
  • Water:   (3) Aluminum , 300 gallons
  • Holding:  (2) Composting heads, no holding tank  

On Deck:

  • Dinghy:   Hard bottom Achilles inflatable with motor
  • Deck Machinery: Plath Anchor Windlass
  • Canvas: Console cover
  • Aluminum Mast 

Aux. Equipment/ Ground Tackle/ Steering:

  •  Anchor & Rode #1:Rocna 44# plow with 50’ 3/8” chain, 100’ Spectra synthetic line and 450’ of stainless steel braided cable on a hydraulic reel winch.
  • Anchor Windlass: Plath hydraulic reel type                         
  • Steering System: Hynautic hydraulic                   

Additional Upgrades:

  • 2 VHS radios with antennas
  • Stove/Oven
  • Isotherm Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Isotherm hot water heater (115volt and engine)
  • ProMariner 60 amp battery charger
  • Raymarine depth sounder
  • Furumo marine radar
  • Achilles hard bottom inflatable dingy

Broker Contact

  • Contact: Sandy Bakken
  • Office: 360.385.4000
  • Cell: 503.475.0619