Tradewind 33 for sale

Falmouth, United Kingdom

£45,000 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Tradewind 33
General information
Tradewind 33
Used sail boat for sale
£45,000 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Manx Wind
Length overall
10.06 metres
3.20 metres
1.68 metres
9,890 kg
Full Keel
Falmouth, United Kingdom

About this Tradewind 33


A Tradewind 33 from 1982 with much rebuilt and upgraded to represent a boat far younger that her year dictates.  
Offering bullet proof sailing to all latitudes of the globe with very easy handling.  
A traditional yacht with gentrified sailing characteristics - unachieved by any modern sailing vessel.
This yacht underwent a major refit in 2015 at the Dale yard in Wales (receipts available) - her integrity is confirmed.
Engine fitted in 2020, teak decks removed, new tanks, recent sea cocks, Please call us for a full description of the upgraded works.


Professionally molded off white GRP hull with original gel coat finish, hand laminated and bonded with longitudinal stringers for extra strength, bonded in bulkheads and frames.

Osmosis prevention coated with epoxy and copper guard coated 2004 as preventative measure now over coated with international Uno blue antifouling paint.
6 chainplates replaced with custom made S/S installation - exceptionally strong

Blakes bronze skin/valve fittings
Stainless steel 40mm shaft - new in 2016
Encapsulated Lead 4 tons
GRP Rudder
Teak cockpit deck sole grid, seating and coming’s
Teak rubbing strake from bow to stern
Heavy teak capping rail with mid ship mooring fairleads
Teak laid deck was removed for a level, epoxy covered deck
GRP coach roof with teak grab rails and entrance hatch
4 deck hatches, 1 x fore cabin, 1 x heads and 2 x saloon
Between capping rail and rubbing strake painted with Toplac Red paint
Threaded bronze sockets (port and Starboard sides) for beaching legs (none with boat)

Rig and Sails

Stainless steel standing rigging and furling gear all replaced 04/2014, professionally fitted and tensioned by Ratsey’s Sail Makers and Rigger’s

Sloop rigged using traditional genoa and main sail
8mm standing rigging to 6mm twin back stays
Profurl 300s furling headfoil gear new 04/2014 (suitable for 10 ton displacement yacht)
Alloy Mast and spars single spreader with steps to top and Firdel Radar reflector
Slab Reefing to main (3 reefs) sail with 4 batons
Spinnaker gear and pole (fixed to mast for storage)
Mainsail by Horizon 2002 (off white colour)
Genoa by SKB of Falmouth 2008 (off white colour)
Cruising Chute with snuffer 2008 (red colour)
Spare genoa by Horizon 2002
Storm Jib - orange with bronze hank on clips
2 x Anderson winch handles

Deck Gear

SL Seawolf 520 electric anchor windlass with warping drum and foot switch (up only)
Overhauled with new main shaft bearings and stainless steel foot switch 05/2014
45lb CQR anchor
50m of 10mm galvanised chain
20lb CQR with 10m of 10mm chain & 200’ 20mm nylon rope
2 x Anderson 46 twin speed Self tailing genoa sheet winches
1 x Anderson 28 Self tailing reefing winch
2 x Anderson 10 single speed halyard winches
Lazy Jack system
Spray Hood
Main sail cover
Wheel cover
Outboard bracket
30” stainless steel Edson wheel with suede cover and brake
Plastimo Olympic 135 steering compass in binnacle at wheel
Various fenders and warps, heaving line etc
Calor gas vented locker in port side decking abaft cockpit with 2 x 4.5kg cylinders 
Locker lids replaced 2015
Stainless steel pushpit (with entrance gate) and Pulpit
Hebridean windvane steering system


Engine: Bukh 36 ME 3 CYL naturally aspirated diesel 36hp new 2019
Engine has a freshwater jacket & heat exchanger
Mechanical reduction gearbox 3/1
Shaft drive to 3 bladed bronze propeller - all new in 2015
Rope stripper fixed to propeller shaft
Engine control: Morse Single lever
Engine instruments: Rev counter, amp meter, volt meter, oil pressure & coolant temp with audible/visual alarm on oil pressure & water temp.
New 200 liters single fuel tanks installed 2015
Fuel tank quantity gauge.


Plastimo Olympic 135 steering Compass
Icom IC-M411 DSC VHF radio
Furuno GP-31 GPS 2003
RL70C (24 mile) Radar combined chart plotter with C-Map+ cards for Cornwall & Bristol
Channel 2007
B & G Network Quad Depth, Log, Speed and Timer 1996
B & G Wind 1996
ST6000+ Auto pilot 2007
Axium hand compass 2007
Navigation lights including tri mast head, pulpit and deck
Interior 12v dc red night lights


1 x 88 Ah Engine start battery 2019
2 x 110 Ah Service batteries - 2018
1 x 30 amp shore power socket and long shore power lead
1 x 240v Ac supply to 6 x 3 pin sockets, shaving socket and water calorifier
Electrical control panel with 4 battery isolation switches and charging gauges
(note: all equipment fused at control panel)
Charging by engine alternator
Interior 12v dc lights both white (day) and red (night)


6' to 6'8" headroom
5 berths total
2 berths in fore cabin
2 berths in saloon port & starboard with lee cloths
1 pilot berth in saloon port side outer above other port berth with lee cloth
Oak interior joinery to high standard with teak and holly sole
Grey patterned upholstery to all soft furnishings 
White vinyl deck head covering over marine ply panels
Red vinyl covering to navigator’s seat and back rest
Oak folding dining table with cutlery drawer
Plastimo stainless steel calor gas stove with 3 burners, grill and oven
With gas control isolation switch
Isotherm freezer compartment with 125 litre Sp ASU 12v dc
Manual cold water via foot switch
Pressurised hot & cold water via taps
Twin stainless steel galley sinks
Tilled galley work top with red Formica lockers
Cutlery, crockery & utensils
Clock and barometer
Heads compartment with Lavac toilet, wash hand basin, hot & cold water 
Shower sump pump out
240v ac to 12v dc shaving socket
Various lockers, hanging wardrobe
Fore cabin with lockers, mirror and small wardrobe
Access hatch to anchor chain
Some new brass lights and vents over galley area


1 x yellow horse shoe life buoy and line
Transom mounted access ladder to below waterline
1 x Henderson MkV bilge pump in cockpit
1 x 12v bilge pump in saloon
1 x emergency tiller
2 x safety stainless steel jack lines
2 x granny bars at mast base
Stainless steel wire safety rails


2 x boat hooks
Deck light
1 x 2 litre foam fire extinguishers
1 x fire blanket
1 hand held search light
Engine spares, gaskets, injector pipes, filters, impellor etc
Boarding ladder

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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1 x Bukh 36 ME 3 cylinder
Fuel capacity
200 litres
Maximum speed
12 kph
Cruising speed
9 kph
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Red-Ensign Ltd.

The Offices, Port Pendennis Marina, Challenger Quay
TR11 3XZ
United Kingdom
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