34' Catalina
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  •    Year: 1986

  •    ID # CTYP0055J586

  •    Hull # 55

  •    Located in Old
       Saybrook, CT

  •    Hull Material: Fiberglass

  •    Engine/Fuel Type:
       Single Diesel

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860 349-1903




Galley 1


Opp Dinette Side

Nav Station



Cockpit with dinghy

Cockpit without dinghy



Deck Forward

Dodger / Bimini

Full Cockpit Enclosure

"Kindred Spirit" Bowsprit

"Kindred Spirit Food Storage"


The design is aft cockpit with two stateroom layout. The interior of this vessel has 6'3" headroom, teak interior with a teak and holly sole. The forward stateroom has a huge V-berth,  hanging locker and several drawers and lockers, some of which, are custom additions. Aft to starboard is a large U-shaped dinette with a table in the center which raises or lowers to form a large double berth. Directly across from that is a full length settee which converts to a single berth. Aft to starboard is the large L shaped galley with chart table directly across, which uses the aft end of the port settee as a seat. Directly behind that is a food storage locker, then a large head which houses, in addition to the commode and sink, a teak slat seat for sit down showering. Across from that and directly behind the galley is the fully enclosed aft double stateroom with a huge athwartships double berth. Teak and holly sole throughout.  Ventilation &  light is provided by three deck hatches, eight opening Beckson ports with screens, two dorade vents and two solar fans (1 in head, 1 in aft cabin).
New counters, new propane stove with built-in microwave below. Large silverware draw also under stove. Shelf and lighting added above counter area. Large three shelf pantry. The hot water is supplied from a 6 gallon hot water heater heated either by the 110v electric service or the engine coolant. There is also good counter space for food preparation as well as lots of storage space for utensils and dry storage.
  • 3 Burner Propane Stove
  • Large fully insulated Ice box
  • 2 Stainless Steel Sinks with larger drains
  • 5 gal hot water heater, 110v or engine heat
  • Salt water foot pump
  • Hot & Cold Pressure Water
  • Rebuilt Groco Toilet (1999) w/Holding Tank
  • All new hoses
  • Jabsco Macerator Pump (1998)
  • Shower with Par Sump Pump
  • Universal 3 Cyl, 21 hp
  • Fresh Water Cooled
  • PSS Packless Sealing System Shaft Seal
  • PYI Shaft connector
  • Three bladed fixed propeller
  • Glow Plug Solenoid
  • Oil/Water/Temperature Alarms
  • Fuel/Water Separator
  • Large Raw Water Filter
  • Electric Fuel Pump (2001)
  • Ritchie Pedestal Compass
  • ST-4000 Plus Autopilot (2001)
  • Icom VHF Radio
  • Datamarine Speed/Depth
  • DataLink 5000 speedometer log, depth, wind direction & wind speed
  • VHF Radio
  • Stereo w/6 speakers
  • Mast top TV antenna (no TV)
This boat has electrical equipment designed to provide enough power for extended cruising. The 12 volt service is provided by two banks of batteries through a typical parallel switch. Bank #1 is comprised of 4 golf cart batteries providing 12v and 440 amp hours. Bank #2 contains a single 12v battery for engine starting, new in 2000. There is extra heavy 1/O wiring throughout the battery systems. There is 110v AC power throughout supplied by shore power or through the Freedom 10 Inverter.
  • 12 V Electrical Panel w/Breakers
  • 110 V Shore Power w/Cable
  • 2 Battery Selector Switches
  • Freedom 10 Inverter / Charger (1998)
  • Interior 12v Light System
  • 4-6v Deep Cycle House Batteries (1998)
  • 1 Deep Cycle Engine Battery (2000)
  • Battery Charger
  • Electric & Manual Bilge Pumps
  • 120v Plugs & Lights throughout
Sails & Rigging
The aluminum mast is stepped on the deck supported by a steel column resting on the keel root.  The genoa winches are Maxwell 46 two speed self tailers. The main halyard winch on the starboard cabin top aft is a Maxwell 30, 2-speed self tailer, and the genoa halyard winch on the port cabin top aft is a Maxwell 30 2-speed only.
  • Main
  • 150% Genoa
  • Cruising Spinnaker
  • Sail, Bimini & Wheel Covers
  • Hood Roller Furling
  • Aluminum Mast
  • Lazy Jacks
  • Garhauer Ridged Boom Vang (2001)
  • Garhauer 6/1 Traveler (2000)
  • 4 Self Tailing Maxwell Winches
  • Inboard & Outboard Genoa Tracks
Deck & Hull
Hull color is white. The deck is white and the non-skid is tan.  The cove and boot stripes are Red/Blue, bottom is blue.
Two Anchors, a 33# Bruce on a large stainless custom bowsprit with 150' rode plus chain leader and a Danforth stored in locker. Stainless bow and stern pulpits with boarding ladder at rear.
There are double rail bow and stern pulpits. The double lifelines were replaced new in 1998. There is a swing-up swim ladder attached to the transom. There is a new (2000) Sunbrella dodger connected to a bimini with a filler windshield between and complete enclosing matching curtains.
  • Teak Cockpit Table
  • Two Stern pulpit Perch seats
  • Anchor locker at bow
  • Cockpit Locker
  • Lazarette Locker
  • New double lifelines w/gates port & starboard (1998)
Boat has a full cockpit enclosure - dodger/bimini, side curtains, windshield with heavy-duty stainless steel framing to make an additional room to enjoy.
This boat also boasts a built-in microwave oven which can run off the house batteries through the inverter.  There is also a fan in the aft cabin wired to the house service.  In addition to the original hatch boards, there are custom Starboard hatch boards for the companionway. There is also custom cabinets built throughout the boat to increase storage space.
  • Teak Cockpit Table
  • Wing Keel
  • Wheel Steering
  • Spade Rudder
  • 2 Fire Extinguishers
  • 6 Life Jackets
  • 3 Fenders
  • New Dodger (2000)
  • Bimini with full cockpit enclosure.
  • Wheel Steering w/brake
  • Cockpit Cushions - 2 sets
  • Swim Ladder
  • Propane Locker
  • 2 Maxwell Primary Winches
  • 2 Maxwell Coach roof Winches
  • Radar Reflector
  • Flairs, Horn & Bell
  • Winch Handle
  • Dock Lines
  • Hatch & Companion Way Screens
  • Emergency Tiller
Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder/Designer: Builder: Catalina
Designer: F. W. Butler
Displacement: 11,950
Draft: 5' 9
Ballast: 5,000

LOA: 34' 6"
LWL: 29' 10"
Beam: 11' 9"
3 Cyl Fresh Water Cooled
Universal 25
HP: 21
Hours: 650
Cruising Speed: 6.5 - 7
Max Speed: 7 @ 2800 RPM
Fuel: 24
Water: 40
Holding: 23


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