Formosa 41 Ketch for Sale

by Albert Signore
(Vero Beach, Florida USA)

Nearly everything on the boat has been replaced in the past 10 years.
Asking $58,000 or best offer.
Would be interested in a trade for a catamaran.

  • Multi year refit which took it to a bare hull and rebuilt. Slight reconfiguration from original, mainly in galley area, made larger. All work done with epoxy;
  • New coach roof and sides;
  • Teak decks removed and Kiwi Grip surface, all decks recored;
  • Rear lazzerette redone to house 12V dc gen set/watermaker drive unit in center compartment, propane locker (2 x 20# bottles) and a miscellaneous storage locker;
  • Watermaker;
  • Electrical
  • All new panels 12V and 110V. All new wiring using marine grade wire;
  • AC and DC installed throughout;
  • 2 high efficiency fans mounted in main cabin / pullman berth;
  • 120Amp alt on engine with new serpentine drive;
  • 100Amp alt on gen set. Both use Heart multi stage regulators;
  • 6 x 6V golf cart batteries (660 amp hours total) replaced in 2017;
  • Flow-Rite battery watering system for easy maintenance;
  • New xantrex HF 1800 inverter/battery charger (40 amp);
  • 4 flexible 100w solar panels mounted on bimini;
  • Si-tex ec7fe chart plotter with inland lakes& rivers chip and East coast & bahamas chip;
  • Si-tex MDS8 radar;
  • Si-tex sp-80 autopilot. (autopilot handled boat excellent in storm conditions);
  • Northstar NS100 VHF;
  • Nature’s Head composting toilet, 40 gal holding tank still installed if composting isn’t your style;
  • Johnson shower sump. Anchor locker drains to shower sump;
  • 45 # CQR with 200' of 3/8 chain and 100' 5/8" 8 plait rode with ss anchor swivel;
  • 3 Danforth style anchors, middle size with 20' chain and 100' 3 strand rode;
  • RC Plath 9A windlass w/remote control;
  • 3 burner with oven gimbaled range;
  • Larger frig with Norcold cooling unit (8" insulation);
  • Small freezer with separate Norcold unit (8" insul also.) Line kinked needs to be replaced;
  • All new cushions and upholstery, beautiful interior with painted bulkheads (all new) original teak doors and drawers and Ash strip overhead and side walls;
  • Sirius xm radio;
  • 19" LED 12V/120V TV with digital antenna;
  • New prop shaft and cutless bearing;
  • Perkins 4-108 with 400 hours on Major OH;
  • 1500 GPH fully auto bilge pump;
  • Dual Racor 500 filters;
  • New Luthers 85 gal fuel tank;
  • New 3/8" chain plates, mounted externally;
  • New lifelines 2017;
  • Aluminum masts to replace original wooden spars;
  • Bimini + dodger, fabric is good for a few more years stitching;
  • Victron battery monitor;
  • Propane control system;
  • EPIRB;
  • All led lighting, inside and outside;
  • Custom swim platform;
  • Propane BBQ;
  • Custom Davits;
  • 130% roller furling genoa 2017;
  • Standing rigging replaced after inspection 2017;
  • Lazyjacks and Mack packs 2017;
  • Custom emergency tiller 2017;
  • Brand new Harken 44 self-tailing primary winches 2017;
  • Lewmar 40 “self-tailing” halyard winches;
  • Soft boom vang 2017;
  • Extra dyneema forestay (for possible storm jib or fly wing/wing) 2017;
  • New jib tracks 2017.


Asking Price: $58,000 or best offer

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