Fortune 30

Fortune 30 for sale in San Carlos, Mexico


Hull Type:  Long Keel Rig Type:  Cutter
LOA:  33’6″
LWL:  22.67′
Beam:  10.50′
Listed SA:  471 sq. ft.
Draft (max.)  4.00′ Draft (min.)  4.00′
Disp.  10300 lbs./ 4672 kgs. Ballast:  4000 lbs.
SA/Disp:  15.92 Bal./Disp.:  .39
Designer:  Stan Huntingford
Builder:  Philbrooks Shipyard
Construct.:  Fiberglass Bal. type:  Lead
First Built:  1974 Last Built:  1989? # Built:  ~60-80
AUXILIARY POWER (orig. equip.)
Make:  Mitsubishi Model:  Vetus
Type:  Diesel HP:  20
Water:  30 gals.
Fuel:  60 gals.
BUILDERS (past & present)
More about & boats built by:   Philbrook’s Boatyard (CAN)
More about & boats designed by:   Stan Huntingford

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Other Photos:

Robyn and Manny on Yofy in the Red Sea

We are especially partial to this one’s name: Wiley Sea!

A 1979 Fortune 30 for sale in British Columbia

Forum Threads We’ve Found:

Boat Banter Forum Thread:  Previous owners of a Fortune 30 speak of sailing her from Vancouver, down to Mexico, through the Panama Canal and back up the East Coast!

Sailnet Forum Thread:  Bob Perry himself (famous boat designer for those non-sailors) comments on the design in this forum thread.


Fortune 30 Cruiser Blog:

Making a Fortune:  Robyn and Manny are sailing in the Red Sea (!!!) on their Fortune, Yofy, right now!


Current Fortune 30s for Sale Now:

1)  San Carlos, Mexico:  1985, listed at $21,000 with San Carlos Yacht Sales

2)  British Columbia, Canada:  1989, RECENTLY SOLD, was listed at $29,000 on Yacht World

3)  West Vancouver, Canada:  1979, listed at $22,900 with Thunderbird Marina

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