'Teepee', a VIA 36 Aluminium Sailboat for Sale

by Michele Ross

Teepee' is a VIA 36 Lifting Centreboard Aluminum Sloop, a seaworthy sailboat ready for another round the world tour or coastal shallow waters and islands.

She is one of the 30 units built by the CMPF Chantiers Maritimes de Paimpol et Fécamp, following Jean Louis Noir design for which he won the "Boat of the Year" design competition in Paris, 1979.

Built with Aluminum AG4 MC, Teepee' has centreboards and a 12mm sole so she can safely and comfortably sail in less than 1m of water or be beached and wait for the next tide.

Asking Price - $118,000

Starting with the stern, the tiller lifts up giving you access to a wide and welcoming cockpit.


Built in 1981, hull #36 006, by C.M de Paimpol & Fecamp, France.
Designer: Jean-Louis Noir

LOA 37.7 ft;
Beam 12.5 ft;
Draft 3ft up/7ft down (2 daggerboards);
Air clearance 54ft;
Displacement 20'000 lbs;
Sail area 81 sq meter;
​Water capacity 150 gal;
Fuel capacity 60 gal;
Diesel engine (~ 1,500 hrs);
Volvo Penta D2-40 Saildrive, 2011;
​Cabins: 2 + Vberth
Sleeps 6-8

Flag: Canadian.

Lying in Florida, USA.


Cockpit and sugar scoop:
  • Sun shade / rain cover;
  • water catcher;
  • Teak benches;
  • Removable cockpit table;
  • Tiller with Lewmar tiller extension;
  • Dodger;
  • SSB antenna;
  • SSB Antenna Tuner;
  • Davit to lift/lower the dinghy;
  • Outside light;

Sails and rigging:
  • Heavy cruising Genoa on furler;
  • Highter genoa (fits on furler);
  • Main Sail full batten 3 reef points;
  • Storm Jib;
  • Spinnaker;
  • 2 spinnaker poles;
  • 2 winches 2 speed self tailing in the cockpit;
  • 1 winch 2 speed on piano with 4 cleats;
  • 1 winch 2 speed on the mast;
  • 1 winch on the mast;

  • Main anchor Kobra 2, 55 pounds with 90 feet of chain 5/8";
  • Guardian G-23, aluminium 2nd anchor;
  • FOB 35 pd with 20 feet chain;
  • FOB 35 pd with 5/8 chain and 100 feet line with manual Goiot windlass in back lazarette for rear anchoring;
  • 5 pd anchor with "chain" and rope for dinghy;
  • Several big and small fenders;
  • Lots of lines;

  • 12V main;
  • 1000W Lofran windlass + portable remote;
  • All LED lights inside and most outside;
  • 5x100A Odyssey AGM batteries;
  • 2 x 80w Kyocera Solar Pannels;
  • Wind generator Aerogen 6;
  • Aquagen 6;

Portside Chart table & companionway
  • Large opening chart table (Grand Aigle);
  • SSB ICOM E802 + Pactor 3 USB;
  • Radar Furuno;
  • VHF Horizon with ext. IP67 microphone;
  • Sound system with int. & ext. speakers;
  • Extra screen with moving arm;
  • Electric pannel (bi polar);
  • Barograph;
  • Barometer, Temperature and Hygrometer;
  • Handheld GPS + ext. antenna;
  • Handheld VHF;
  • Depth sounder;
  • Auto pilot ST 4000;
  • Auto pilot SPX 5000 GP with controls, fully interchangeable with ST 4000);
  • EPIRB with GPS;

Engines & more:
  • Volvo Penta D 2-40 (~1500 hrs), 2011;
  • Sail Drive, 2011;
  • Propeller KiwiProp composite auto feathering design;
  • Yamaha outboard 8CV, 2 stroke;

  • U shape saloon with butterfly table (2 folding sides);
  • Aft starboard cabin with 2 single bunk beds;
  • 6 hatches (1 for each back cabin);
  • Aft portside cabin with double bed, wardrobe and slated bed base;
  • V-Berth double bed;
  • 2 solar vents;
  • 2 regular vents;
  • 2 12V fans;
  • Bathroom with sink mirror and cupboard on Starboard;
  • Toilet, Lavac system Portside;

  • U shape Galley;
  • 2 sinks;
  • 2 faucets;
  • 2 foot pumps fresh/salt water;
  • 2 burner stove and oven, LPG;
  • Fridge with Danfoss compressor;
  • Storage all around;

  • 2 fire extinguishers;
  • CO2 detector;
  • LPG Solenoid;
  • All required equipment by law;
  • Fire blanket;
  • Horseshoe ring;
  • Grab bag;
  • 2 harnesses;
  • Bilge pump 12V, 3700GPH;
  • Manual pump;

  • Sextant;
  • Sea anchor;
  • Bosum chair;
  • Courtesy flags;
  • 12V pump for diesel/sea water;
  • 110V heater;
  • Winch handles;
  • Jerricans water/diesel/fuel;

And more...
  • A lot of spare parts;

Loads of storage under all beds and bunks, behind and under seating as well as under the floor.

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Aug 09, 2017
Asking price
by: Michele

The asking price is 118 000 US
How do I edit my ad ?
Thx in advance

Aug 09, 2017
How much?
by: Dick McClary

Michele, what's the asking price for 'Teepee'?

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