Bristol 40

1981 Bristol 40

Miami, Florida, United States


Bristol 40

Miami, Florida, United States$61,000

This Bristol 40 CB Cutter has been owned by a very knowledgeable and full time professional in the marine industry. Pride of ownership shows throughout with constant upgrades been done every year. Since been purchased in 2014 by the current owner she has benefitted from new paint, new Yanmar engine


Willie Lynch

Phone: 773-870-6444



Boat Name:

Make: Bristol

Model: 40

Condition: Used

Category: Sail

Construction: Fiberglass


Length Overall: 40' 0"

Beam: 10' 0"

Max Draft: 8' 0"



Engines: 0


Fuel Tanks:

Fuel Tank Capacity: 48 gallons

Water Tanks:

Water Tank Capacity: 130 gallons

Holding Tank Capacity: 18 gallons


Boat Class: Sloop


Willie Lynch

Phone: 773-870-6444


Hull and Deck

• Bottom taken down to glass, faired and given 6 coats of barrier coats plus bottom paint in 2016. Fresh paint applied every year 

• Topsides were sanded and painted with Awlgrip 2000 oyster white in 2016

• Deck and cockpit sanded, repaired and new nonskid applied  

• Varnish was stripped and given 12 coats of varnish in 2018 and gets maintenance coats every year.

Sails and Canvas

All sails built by Bohndell sails in Rockland Maine

• Main 2022

• 120% Jenny 2022

• Staysail 2022

• Spare 155% Jenny 

• Bimini and dodger 

Electrics and Electronics

• New Ray Marine Axiom 9 plotter 2020

• RayMarine radar on gimbled mount 2020

• Battery charger

• All battery cables replaced

• Batteries replaced as needed

Notable Extras

• 100 Watt fixable & portable Renogy solar panel 

• Aqua Marine 7’ Dinghy 

• Electric motor with 3 horsepower equivalency

• Fenders 

• Dock lines 

• Safety gear

• Diesel heater

• Since 2014 the following has been done 

• New Yanmar engine 780 hours as as August 3023

• New paint on deck 

• Hull painted 

• Bottom stripped faired and barrier coated

• Solar panels 

• Rigging 

• Sails 

• Electronics 

• New Genoa halyard 2023

• Centreboard replaced and new control lines in Dyneema 

• All thru hull fittings replaced with ball valves 

• Harken roller furler system


• All thru hulls replaced with ball valve 

• 2 Water tanks with a total capacity of 130 gallons 

• New saltwater heads 

• 18-gallon holding tank with Y valve


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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