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1981 Islander Peterson 40

San Diego, California


40' Islander Peterson '81 "Reindeer"

REINDEER is for the discerning buyer.  If you are looking for the finest and most loved Islander Peterson on the water today then REINDEER is the boat for you.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $49,000
Boat Name: Reindeer
Make: Islander Peterson
Model: 40
Year: 1981
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 40 ft
Waterline Length: 30'10 ft
Beam: 11'10 ft
Min Draft: 7'2 ft
Displacement: 17,000 lb
Cabin Headroom: 6'3 ft
Ballast: 7,700 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Pathfinder
  • Model: 50
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 42hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
Cruising Speed: 6 kn
Propeller RPM: 1800
Maximum Speed: 7 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 35 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 48 gal
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 20 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Sloop, Racers and Cruisers


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Yachtfinders Windseakers


Yachtfinders Windseakers
2330 Shelter Island Drive Suite 207
San Diego, California, US, 92106
Tel:(619) 224-2349


Chain locker access and V berth stateroom with privacy door forward.  Features include 6 outboard overhead storage bins both port and starboard, 4 drawers and cabinet storage with shelf to port and hanging locker with shelf to starboard.  Moving aft, the head with vanity and stainless sink are to port with entry from the stateroom and salon and a wet locker is opposite to starboard.  Next aft is the salon with opposing settees separated by a table with folding leaves. A sea berth is overhead of the settee to port and 2 shelves are overhead of the settee to starboard.  Again aft and to port of the companionway is the galley. 

It features include large double stainless sinks, dry storage, 3 burner stove with oven and ice box.  Plenty of counter space, cabinet storage as well as 3 drawers under the sinks in the galley.  Starboard of the companionway is a large navigation station and the electrical panels.  Aft of the navigation station is a quarter berth.  

  • Ice box
  • Gas Systems CNG 3-burner stove/oven
  • Pressure water system
  • Atwood 6-gallon water heater
  • 2-stainless steel sinks
Electronics and Navigation
  • Datamarine wind direction
  • Datamarine A181 distance and speed logs
  • Datamarine depth sounder
  • Danforth compass
  • Magellan 5200 DX GPS
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio
  • AM/FM/CD with salon and cockpit speakers
  • Plow anchor, chain, rode
  • Dodger, awning, wheel, winch, hand rails, main sail covers, head sail U/V cover
  • Dinghy not included
  • Anchor light
  • Deck light
  • Fenders
  • Running lights
  • Steaming light
  • Bow pulpit, rails
  • Lifelines, stanchions
  • Boarding gates
  • Dock lines
  • Swim ladder
  • Kuuma BBQ
  • Outboard mount
  • Windex
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Hatch glass and port-lights replaced

Date of last bottom paint 2014

Engine and Mechanical
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Raw water sea strainer
  • Cockpit engine controls
  • Thermal/acoustic engine area insulation
  • CO2/manual engine fire extinguishers
  • 1-manual, 1-electric bilge pumps
  • Wheel steering
  • Manual/overboard discharge head
  • 20-gallon plastic holding tank
  • New water pump (12/2016)
Electrical System
  • 12V DC – 110V AC
  • 2-Group 24 batteries
  • Battery parallel switch
  • Battery monitor
  • Newmar battery charger
  • Shore power cord
Sails and Rigging
  • Manual rigid stainless boom vang
  • Rod standing rigging
  • Aluminum keel-stepped mast
  • Mainsheet raveler
  • North headsail roller furler
  • Winches:
  • 1-Barient 22
  • 5-Barient 23ST
  • 2-Barient 28
  • 2-Barient 32
  • Sails:
  • Genoa
  • Mainsail (Battened)
  • Lazy jacks
  • 2-fire extinguishers
  • Bell
  • Horn
  • Emergency tiller
  • Flares

All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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