Etap 28 for sale

Rosneath, United Kingdom

£11,995 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Etap 28 - Etap 28
General information
Etap 28
Used sail boat for sale
£11,995 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Length overall
8.42 metres
3.05 metres
1.65 metres
Fin Keel
Rosneath, United Kingdom

About this Etap 28


The Etap 28 is a well regarded boat with the added appeal of it's UNSINKABLE construction.  Hideaway has been been well maintained over the years and her 2017 survey reflects this.  Sail drive gaitor replaced 2019, cabin sole replaced and a new Dinghy are among the recent upgrades.

A great pocket cruiser with big boat appeal, 5 berths in 2 cabins and separate heads.


  • LOA 8.42m.
  • LWL 6.91m.
  • Beam 3.05m
  • .Draft 1.65m.
  • Displacement 3000kg.

Hull, Deck and Keel

  • GRP double skin hull with closed-cell foam core giving great.insulation structural strength and her unsinkable label.
  • Below the waterline the hull has been scraped back and 3 coats of gel shield applied by the owner in 2018.
  • GRP deck with closed-cell foam core and non slip.
  • Iron fin keel.
  • Skeg hung rudder with tiller steering.

Deck Equipment

  • Stainless steel pulpit.
  • Alloy Stanchions with double stainless steel guard wires.
  • Anchor locker.
  • Delta anchor with 6m of chain and 34m of warp.
  • Fore deck hatch to forward cabin.
  • Coach roof hatch to Saloon.
  • Various warps & fenders.
  • 6 mooring cleats.
  • 2 x Lewmar 30 two speed winches.
  • 2 x Lewmar 7 single speed winches.
  • 3 x winch handles.
  • 2 cockpit lockers to port.
  • Single cockpit locker to stbd.
  • Genoa tracks with side cars.
  • Boarding ladder.
  • Stainless steel quarter pushpits.
  • Deck brush.
  • 2 boathooks.

Interior and Accommodation

5 berths in 2 cabins with separate heads.  The interior is light, dry and well presented with full standing headroom.  Finished in red cloth trim, varnished wood and a cherry strip cabin sole which has been nicely varnished.  12v cabin lighting and a hatch to the coach roof provide good lighting.

  • Traditional 'V' berth with infill to convert to a double berth.
  • Opening hatch to the foredeck.
  • Thwart ships heads aft of the forward cabin with Raske van der Myde RM69 raw water flushing toilet to starboard and sink to port with manual cold fresh water.
  • Good storage in shelves and a locker in the vanity unit.
  • Fitted out with two settee berths port and starboard, one convertible to a double if required and the single berth has a trotter box forward.
  • Double leaf folding saloon table which stows away on the forward bulkhead.
  • Situated to port aft.
  • Flavel Vanessa 2 burner cooker with grill.
  • Stainless steel sink with manual cold fresh water.
  • Coolbox.
  • Ample storage in shelves, drawers and lockers.
  • Situated to starboard aft.
  • The stbd settee berth lends seating to the chart table.


Navigation Equipment

  • ICOM IC-411 DSC VHF radio.
  • Cockpit speaker.
  • Lilliput flat screen GPS/Chartplotter.
  • Autohelm AH800 autopilot.
  • Plastimo Contest bulkhead compass.
  • Nasa Clipper Log.
  • Raymarine wind speed and direction.
  • Bidata (speed, log and temperature).
  • Inclinometer.

Machinery and Propulsion

  • Volvo Penta MD2020B-BT three cylinder 19hp fresh water cooled diesel engine fitted in 1996.
  • MS129S-B Saildrive.  Gaitor replaced 2019
  • 2 blade bronze fixed prop.
  • Teleflex single lever throttle control.

Rig and Sails


  • Masthead sloop rigged single spreader deck stepped silver anodised aluminium mast. Well supported by stainless steel rigging.
  • Stainless steel standing rigging reportedly last changed in 2005.
  • Adjustable backstay.
  • Plastimo 608-S roller furling headfoil for Genoa.
  • Silver anodised aluminium boom with slab reefing.


  • Dacron mainsail with 2 reefs.
  • Dacron roller furling genoa with maroon UV strip.

Electrical Systems

  • 12v ships electrical system.
  • 1 x 12v Numax XV24MF 80ah battery.
  • 1 x 12v  Numax XV27MF 100ah battery.
  • 1 x 12v Yuasa HSB075 60ah battery.
  • Winter and summer solar panels.
  • Engine alternator charges batteries.
  • 240v shore supply cable with single socket in the saloon.

Audio Visual

  • Sony CDX CA700 CD changer with two internal speakers.

Plumbing and Tankage

  • 150Ltr flexible wtare tank under the stbd berth with filler, vent and supply pipes.
  • Fuel tank.

Canvas Work

  • Maroon stack pack with lazyjacks.
  • Maroon sprayhood.
  • Maroon dodgers.

Safety Equipment

  • Manual bilge pump.
  • Dry powder fire extinguisher.
  • Navigation lights.

Additional Equipment

  • Avon dinghy - in good condition.
  • Pump and oars.
  • Suzuki DT2 2hp two stroke outboard engine.
  • Bucket.

MS&P Disclaimer

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.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as life rafts, Epirbs, fire extinguishers and flares etc. are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on-board as part of the sale of a used vessel may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

Please Note:

Whilst we make best effort to obtain documentation from Vendors it is advisable to check what is available before travelling to view or making an offer.

Contact Information

We look forward to organising your viewing and answering any questions you may have.

Rhu Boat Sales, Michael Schmidt & Partner, Tel: +0044(0)1436 821606 -


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Broker/Dealer Information

Michael Schmidt and Partner - Rhu

Mr Miles Stratton
Rhu Boat Sales Rhu Marina
Argyll & Bute, Scotland
G84 8LH
United Kingdom
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