Jan Guthrie Yacht Brokerage
3248 Elwood Drive   ........... Racine, WI 53406
262-554-1370   ................   cell 847-338-8808

1976 Ranger 33

Gulfstar 43 ketch sailing ........  This is a remarkable boat in very good condition.  She has always been kept in fresh water and has only had 3 owners.  She has been lightly sailed and well cared for.  She is currently stored inside and has been stored inside during the winter season her entire life. The current owner has done a number of upgrades, including new Nexus instruments, new head, all new through hulls, new battery charger etc. She has not been sailed for the last several years, but has been stored inside, covered and maintained.

The Ranger 33 is well reknowned for it's quality and speed. It has always received great reviews and enjoys an enthusiastic following.Ranger 33 cockpit Designed by Gary Mull as a performance cruiser, it is still being cruised and raced successfully around the country. With a moderate fin keel with 4500 pounds of lead incased in fiberglass, subtle yet graceful sheer and low profile, she still turns heads.

The interior is open, and is very good condition. Large cabin window give an open, bright interior. And the interior and exterior wood is in excellent condition.

The Ranger 33 has a traditional style interior, starting forward, there is a vee berth with a filler cushion. There is storage under the berth, and around the sides.

Moving aft along the passageway, the head is to port. There is a potty with new Vetus holding tank, sink with pressure water and storage for your personal needs. Across to starboard is a built-in bureau and a hanging locker.

Next aft is the salon. To starboard is a settee with storage behind and below. Across to port is a U-shaped dinette with table. The table lowers and the dinette converts into a double berth. The cushions are the appropriate colors for the 1970's, but are clean and in good condition. The interior is fresh and dry.

At the aft end of the starboard settee is the navigators table. This sits at the front end of theRanger 33 new instruments quarterberth. The engine is under the companionway, and the galley is across to port.

The galley features a new Origo stove,

Features at-a-glance
LOD .................... 33' 2"
LWL .................... 26' 3"
Beam .................... 9' 7"
Draft ...................... 5' 0"
Displ .......... 10,500 # approx.
Ballast ........  4,500 # approx. lead ballast
Sail Area ........  529 sq.ft.

Newer wind direction, wind speed, depth and speed instruments installed just before the boat was stored. Removed and stored at the owner's home until launch. Newer VHF radio. Shore power system, 12v and 110v systems

Deck and Hull
Aft cockpit with wheel steering. Custom teak cockpit coaming installed by the current owner. The exterior wood, is in very good condition. Recently oiled before storage, it still looks great.

Sails and Rigging
Aluminum spar with the mast stepped on the deck, single spreader rig. Genoa, main and spinnaker with pole and reaching strut. Harken roller furling.

Mechanical & Electrical
Atomic 4 engine in good condition. The engine was professionally fogged and prepared before being stored.

This boat is a must see for anyone looking for a comfortable and well found cruising boat.

This owner has moved on to other endeavors ......    Email for more pictures ...... inside and out !!