A true boat for the Chesapeake!
Very comfortable cruising for 2 couples
Very easy to sail with one couple!
Exceptionally maintained and ready for the next owner.
The current owners are the second owners and have
enjoyed the boat for 15 years.
This boat is ready to cruise today!
Extensive upgrades and maintenance are as follows:
The Ericson 38 is equipped with a removable "Baby Stay" and running back stays to enable the boat to be cutter rigged!
2005 New mixing elbow and exhaust piping.
2006 New propane tank to meet current regulations
Replaced cutlass bearing
2008 Replaced 2 fixed ports with opening ports
2010 Added oil pressure and temperature engine alarms
2011 New rudder bearings and rudder shaft tube
2014 New bimini and dodger
New Mainsail--Ullman dacron with triple reef points
New Ullman 135 Genoa Triaxel laminate/vectran fibers
New Standing rigging
Replaced keel bolts
New LED anchor light & tri-color masthead light
New VHF antenna with RG 225 low loss cable
2015 Re-upholstered all cabin cushions
2016 New pressure freshwater pump
New .5 micron carbon water filtration system
New Heat exchanger with hoses
New Raymarine Autopilot ST 4000
New Standard Horizon Matrix AIS / GPS GX2200
New Group 27 starting battery
2017 New Promarine 3 stage smart battery charger
2019 2 New Group 27 house batteries
New raw water and fresh water engine pumps
Propane tank re-certified
Fuel tank removed cleaned & installed with new hoses
2020 New Quark-elec Multiplexer for AIS on WiFi to tablets
Maintenance items done annually
Change oil / transmission fluid before winter lay up
Change Heat Exchanger zinc before lay up
Change shaft zinc annually
Drain water system before lay up
Change fuel filters every spring
Replace drinking water filter every spring
Replace water pump impeller every spring.
This boat has been exceptionally well maintained for the last 15 years by a very knowledgeable owner!
This is not a project boat!