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Sadler 26 Fin Keel, Silver Pearl

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Silver Pearl 
Sails and Deck Gear


This Sadler 26, Medium Fin Keel, Silver Pearl was built by Sadler International, Poole Ltd in 1983; fitted out by the owner to a high standard; and then launched in 1988.    She was epoxy treated by Fox's of Ipswich in 2002.

 New Stripes! (April 2011)

The hull is double skinned and filled with foam buoyancy - Sadler 26s are claimed to be unsinkable. Her Iron keel is held by Stainless Steel Keelbolts (inspected 2006)

Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall  25ft 9ins 7.85m
Length on Deck  24ft 10ins 7.57m
Waterline Length  20ft 6ins 6.24m
Beam  9ft 5ins 2.74m
Draft  4ft 10ins  1.47m
Displacement  4800lbs 2177kg
Ballast 2000lbs 907kg


She offers up to six berths in two cabins. 
Double berth in the forepeak
Heads to port with hanging locker to starboard can be completely closed for privacy.
Childs berth to starboard in saloon 
Galley to starboard 
Dinette to port in saloon converts to double berth
Quarter berth to port is excellent sea berth

Rig, Sails and Spars

Masthead sloop rig
Aluminium alloy spars
Stainless Steel standing rigging (Renewed 2003; checked and adjusted 2007)
Mainsail - Gowens (2007)
Slab reefing on mainsail 
Genoa - Gowens (2006)
Storm Jib - (not used)
Cruising Chute, complete with snuffer, good condition


Furlex headsail reefing 
Lewmar 23 2-speed genoa winches

Deck Equipment

Guardrails checked / replaced 2010
Sprayhood + Stainless Steel  frame (2008)
Cockpit dodgers (2008)


Bruce 7.5Kg bower anchor on 8m chain + 40m warp stowed in foredeck anchor locker
Grapnel kedge on 10m chain + warp

Plastimo steering compass
deck mop
Boat hook
Spinnaker pole
Ensign / staff
Anchor ball
Motor sailing cone
Cockpit cushions

General Equipment


Oil lamp
Clock (2007)
Barometer (2007)


Gimballed Nelson Spinflow cooker with two burner hob, grill and oven with flame failure device (2010)
Gas for cooker, in cockpit locker, drains into cockpit and then overboard
Electric coolbox / refrigerator (12Volt)
Pots, pans, cutlery included
Lavac Sea Toilet


10HP Bukh single cylinder diesel engine.

Stainless Steel shaft drive to 2-bladed propeller


Water - 90 litres Polypropylene  
Diesel - 10 gallons - Stainless Steel

Electrics / Electronics

2 x 12Volt 60AH Batteries
Alternator Boost Controller


Comprehensive Switch / fuse panels
Battery Isolator / charge / selector switch


Furuno GPS 30 receiver
Cobra DSC Vhf Radio Telephone  (2006)(not yet interfaced with GPS) 
Raytheon GPS Chart plotter 
Autohelm 1000 Autopilot


Nasa Clipper Duet Log / Depth sounder
Kenwood Domestic radio  / CD player
Chart table light
Navigation lights
Interior lights

Safety Gear

Lifebelt - with light
Stainless steel Jackstays
2 x Fire extinguishers (2010)


Fire Blanket
Firdell radar reflector Mast mounted (2009)

Boarding ladder - extended to give good access from water (2007)
Flares - not all guaranteed in date
First aid kit
Manual bilge pump

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Sadler 26, Fin Keel, Silver Pearl
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For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Astonbury Marine Services 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: 01206 305 996  or +44 1206 305 996   

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In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and, where appropriate, to have the vessel fully surveyed and inspected, sea trialled and opened up.  All Content is copyright - All Rights Reserved.