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Posted 5 days ago by Taylor Hoover

Beautiful wooden Thistle sailboat hull number 1056 in great condition. Equipment: silver aluminum mast, wooden boom, fiberglass centerboard, wooden rudder, newer lines, floatation bags, mooring cover, 2013 dieball racing sails in great condition (jib, main, spinnaker), set of old practice sails (jib, main, spinnaker). Includes aluminum trailer with title. Price is $3000

 Boats /  Pennsylvania / 58 views / New Popular

$3,000.00

Posted 1 week ago by Rob

Thistle sailboat manufactured by Douglas & McLeod, Inc.  Hull Identification # 2039.  Fiberglass hull.  Wooden rails and fore and aft gratings. Sails: 1 set of racing sails - Main, Jib & Spinnaker by Boston Yacht Sails, Mt. Clemens, MI.; 1 set of sails - Main, Jib & Spinnaker by Van Zandt Sails, Inc. Old Mystic, CT; 1 set of sails - Main & Jib by Murphy & Nye, Chicago, IL. Wood tiller, rudder & spinnaker pole. Pamco trailer. Located at Lake Maxinkuckee in Culver, IN.

 Boats /  Indiana / 467 views / New Popular

$3,100.00

Posted 2 weeks ago by Lisa Wilson

Classic woody with a National Champion Pedigree! Lovingly stored and maintained. This  classic piece of American craftsmanship is a National Champion 4 times over. She comes with new canvas cover top and bottom, trailer, and a set 2017 Quantum sails used only a few times.

 Boats /  Nevada / 93 views / New Popular

$10,000.00

Posted 2 weeks ago by Erik Beier

This hull has been hanging from the ceiling of my shop for about 10 years.  I think it is safe to say I am not going to get around to restoring it.  It is about as bare as it gets, just the plywood hull and inwales.  I have a centerboard and I believe some pieces to make new seats.  That is all. Free to a good home.

 Boats /  Kansas / 70 views / New Popular

Posted 1 month ago by Chris Bollengier

3607 was completely updated starting in 2020 and has only seen 2 summer seasons of week night racing since then. -New standing rigging 2020 -All new halyards in 2021 -All new running rigging in 2020 with upgraded control systems and jib halyard tensioner, twing lines added -2 sets of main, jib, & spin sheets (light & heavy) -New (2020) Harken jib ratchet blocks -Carbon Spin Pole -New (2020) Spin bags -All new (2020) hiking straps with each crew positions being individually adjustable -Like new Fisher Main & Proctor jib (1 season of weeknight racing ~12 days).  2 extra practice jibs...

 Boats /  Rhode Island / 182 views / Popular

$8,500.00

Posted 1 month ago by Conner Stephen

I need the trailer for another boat, it came with a Thistle! It needs to be restored, however, the fiberglass is in pretty good shape. Photos should say it all, and I have a lot more of them!

 Boats /  California / 183 views / Popular

$300.00

Posted 1 month ago by Brad Milliken

Ready to Sail! 2 sets of sails and a brand new spinnaker. Asking 3k for boat/sails/trailer.

 Boats /  Maryland / 181 views / Popular

$3,000.00

Posted 1 month ago by Kenneth Emmes

Thistle #1218, D & M Woody. West System inside and out and painted blue outside and white inside. Modern GMW CenterBoard and Rudder in great shape. 45 Degree braces with controls for jib tension, downhaul, Spinnaker pole and spinnaker sheet blocks. Adjustable hiking straps, Pump cleat system for spinnaker halyard. Bow tank and stern flotation using closed cell foam and four Holt Allen air bags under the side thwarts. Aluminum mast and boom, mast is not anodized. Fisher North Sails, main and three jibs and two spinnakers all in very good condition. Bottom, Rudder and Mast Up Covers for storage...

 Boats /  Washington / 230 views / Popular

$3,000.00

Posted 1 month ago by Skylar Munger

Fisher Main _ 4 days  $1200 Proctor jib _ brand new $600 Proctor jib _ 4 days  $400 North cross cut  spinnaker _ 2 days  $1200   Or buy all for $2800

 Sails /  New York / 73 views / Popular

$1,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Jess Jelcic

3841, a Great Midwest in white w/ black stripe and teak for sale. Boat was most recently sailed out of Cedar Point Yacht Club in Westport, CT. We bought it in 2017, but we now don't have as much time to sail it as we would like so have decided to part with it. 2 spinnaker poles - 1 is the Selden tapered aluminum kind Compass Wesco Trailer (1991) Centerboard and rudder in excellent condition Miscellaneous parts bin included Bottom cover is in good condition, top cover is in ok condition, but could probably be replaced in a couple years...

 Boats /  Connecticut / 198 views / Popular

$9,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Abby Tanner

LIKE NEW! 2016 North Sails Main and Jib, Fisher cut. Only used in a handful of light to medium air regattas. Located in Central Florida. Asking $1,200 for the set.

 Sails /  Florida / 58 views / Popular

$1,200.00

Posted 2 months ago by Jon Horenstein

Boat exterior restored. Interior requires restoration work. Some teak rails will require restoration or replacement. Includes anchor and boat cover

 Boats /  Michigan / 104 views / Popular

$750.00

Posted 2 months ago by Seth Rosenthal

Solid boat ready to sail. has harken hardware with race masters. The trailer is continental and newer 2017 I think, can confirm next time I look at the vin (possibly newer).

 Boats /  Florida / 295 views / Popular

$1,500.00

Posted 2 months ago by Seth Rosenthal

Turn key boat. 2021 mast and boom from GMW. All halyards and sheets are less than a year old. 2022 water rat rudder, 2021 GMW centerboard. All deck hardware harken and replaced 2021. The trailer is Westco 2019. Travel covers, rails Mahogany. Hull was flipped and faired in March to prep for nationals in jax (gasket replaced at the same time). Standing rigging and stay masters 2021.  The rudder, centerboard, and mast are laser-centered. The boat is ultra stuff. Boat is currently at lake Lanier sailing club in Atlanta GA Hard to find one like it unless you buy new....

 Boats /  Florida / 301 views / Popular

$12,500.00

Posted 2 months ago by James Andrews

Thistle 3170.  Good starter boat.  Yellow hull.  Silver mast and boom.  Good North main and two jibs.  Mostly new running rigging.  Solid trailer.  Boat is in far northern MN, but for a serious inquiry I can tow down to Rochester (SE corner of MN).  Price is negotiable, especially for someone wanting to start in the class.  Its been great fun, but too much boat to single hand, and there's no nearby fleet.

 Boats /  Minnesota / 167 views / Popular

$1,500.00

Posted 2 months ago by Marian Larison

Thistle #3887 McCartney 1995 with Shore Land’r Boat Trailer 1995 for sale $10,000. Includes: one set of new North One Design Thistle Sails, two sets of used sails, new Sailor’s Tailor skirted mooring cover, bottom and top travel covers, upgraded Great Midwest rudder 2009, hundreds of feet of spare main, jib, spinnaker sheets, harness, centerboard cover, race or cruising ready, hull fared, clean and fast, garage kept Contact: Mike Larison larisail@embarqmail.com

 Boats /  Ohio / 101 views / Popular

$10,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Carson Turowski

The trailer has custom bunks to cradle the hull. While its a heavier trailer, it is very road worthy. Boat comes with North Sails mast up cover and rudder bag. Two spinnaker poles (one is tapered carbon and the other is aluminum). Boat has been stored indoors / car port for the last five seven years.

 Boats /  Rhode Island / 283 views / Popular

$4,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Gary Gowans

Never used, never had numbers,  slight stains in corners from sail bag.

 Sails /  North Carolina / 86 views / Popular

$375.00

Posted 2 months ago by edward John

Blue Painted hull with black waterline.  Extensive repairs to stanchions.  new rails and hardware. New rear flotation covered with TOP GUN. New center board gasket, bailers.  Cummingham, jib tensioner, foreguy mounted on 45's.  GMW jibmasters.   Traveler, center board, and vang controls are mounted on centerboard cap. Sails and top cover Trailer with title. new bunks and keelson support, mast support.  Trailer is in great shape.

 Boats /  Maryland / 299 views / Popular

$3,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by edward John

White gel coat  with green waterline.  Refinished rails and grates. new centerboard trunk cap.  New rear flotation covered with TOP GUN.  New center board gasket, Bailers, new larger size bow tank(class legal)  New hardware and lines.  Cummingham, foreguy and jib tensioner are mounted on the 45's.  Traveler, center board and vang controls  are mounted on the centerboard cap. Sails and top cover.   Aluminum trailer with title, new bunks and keelson supported.  mast support.    

 Boats /  Maryland / 158 views / Popular

$2,500.00

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