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3802 For Sale, Seattle

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Posted 7 days ago by Genevieve Iverson

For Sale – 17’ 1992 Thistle sailboat Hull #3802 – Seattle, WA - $5,500 This boat is in great shape, currently launch ready at Leschi, fast and ready to race! Previously "Rat Race" in the Seattle fleet, seller regretfully needs to part with it after moving away from the city during the pandemic. Would love to see it go to someone who will keep it in the fleet and race. Boat has been well maintained and fully covered. Teal fiberglass hull, oiled teak rails and grating and all standing and running rigging in great shape and ready to hit the...

 Boats /  Washington / 63 views


Posted 1 week ago by Willard Machle

Wanted: An Inexpensive yet Sound and Serviceable rudder and tiller for a 1971 D&M rehab project boat. First time Thistle owner Thanks You 🙂 Best Regards, -Bill

 Parts /  North Carolina / 12 views

2739 for sale

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Posted 2 weeks ago by Jack Mahaney

Bought new in 1969.  time for a new home.  two set of sails.  gold mast and new silver one.  wooden boom and newer silver one.  ready to go sailing.  with a bit of work could be a good racing boat.

 Boats /  Georgia / 43 views


Posted 2 weeks ago by gerald phelan

Looking for a tapered aluminum pole

 Parts / 15 views

Posted 2 weeks ago by Chris Klotz

 Sails / 24 views


Thistle 3062 – SOLD!

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Posted 2 weeks ago by Morrie Craig

3062 has found a new home!  Thanks for your interest!   Winner of the 2019 Thistle Regatta, many races won with Derrell Peck! Won recent championship. The boat is complete with 2 sets of north sales included. Centerboard refurbished and overall condition is excellent. Fiberglass hull with beautiful teak rails. Clark boat 3062. Features spinnaker pole, aluminum mast and trailer that is road ready. Extra sails, spinnaker poles and flotation tanks. Rigged for Racing, bottom professionally faired and boat completely re-rigged in Summer 2017. Has always been kept in freshwater venues. Compass/Centerboard/Rudder/Trailer/Top cover, both with less than a year of...

 Boats /  Oregon / 451 views


Posted 2 weeks ago by robert shadlock


 Boats /  New York / 97 views


Posted 2 weeks ago by JOHN GEYER

Hull 769 1950 Douglas McLeod minimum weigh stiff supper clean boat well rigged with good hardware Set of crisp Dieball racing sails Good 2’nd heavy air racing jib Set of good practice sails Three good spinnakers various weights Good faired legal weight center board with carry case Lindsay rudder with carry case New travel cover Taper brightly varnish mahogany spinnaker pole Laminated oak and mahogany tiler brightly varnished Good trailer with automobile axle and rims, sturdy well-supportive bunks Good silver mast and rigging, Boom is painted white  2000 – 2002: Prior owner, Wade Huff an engineer, machinist and woodworker, spent...

 Boats /  California / 61 views


thistle boat

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Posted 3 weeks ago by Karen Gotham

Thistle is white with gold trim.  Wooden parts need work.  It is a 1962 boat that is a project boat.  We had lots of fun sailing with it, but now that we are in our 70s, it is hard for 1 person to handle.  We are asking $500 as is.

 Boats /  New York / 73 views


Posted 3 weeks ago by Adam Young

SOLD   I have put a lot of love into this boat in the past 8 yrs but, against my better judgement, I have bought a woodie.  I am only selling because I will eventually need new sails for Hull 66.  All new running rigging, maffioli swiftcord sheets, interior of boat was repainted with awlgrip 2 yrs ago. New thwart, knees, centerboard cheeks, and stanchions. All brightwork was redone 3 yrs ago with 3 coats of west and 4 coats of spar varnish. I bought a new trailer 4 yrs ago, replaced tires, and change bearings twice a year. I have...

 Boats /  Georgia / 293 views


Thistle 3743 for sale

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Posted 4 weeks ago by Mark Keyser

Boat has been well cared for. Solid and race ready. Woodwork has been refinished, never weathered, looks great. Sails lightly used. Descent trailer with top cover. Contact and leave a message for more details. Asking $9,500.

 Boats /  Ohio / 145 views


Thistle rudder

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Posted 4 weeks ago by Chris Klotz

Lams rudder. Glass construction. Very modern shape with round tiller hole. Not used much, so is in excellent shape. Fair and minimum weight. No hardware. $475 It will be present at the Dixie, the LE Dx, GLs and Nationals. Chris Klotz or call 727-643-2890 and leave a message

 Parts / 53 views


Posted 4 weeks ago by Mitchell Aldrich

She is all wood and still extremely attention getting. I always get a crowd when launching. Interior of hull is varnished w/exterior of hull painted light Blue. Varnish and wood all in great shape.  Restored in 1999 and garage stored. Wooden mast attached with a metal, hinged mounting plate.  Very easy to step with a partner connecting the forestay. Woodie rudder with Thistle carrying case. Fully functioning (boathouse made) aluminum spinnaker pole (Wooden Spinnaker pole is broken but included and can use as a model if new owners decides to remake). Trailer is OK for short haul but not recommended...

 Boats /  Minnesota / 157 views


For sale

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Posted 1 month ago by Robert Neilson

I have an excellent condition thistle with race rigging and all of the original hardware as well. Race rigged mast and boom and also The original wooden mast and boom in excellent condition. Comes with two sets of sails and spinnaker. Two rudders one fixed and one kick up rudder, everything is there and it’s ready to go. Turtle bags/spinnaker bags and compass. Also included is a mast up cover and a mast down cover. I have a pair of ground cradles. It has been stored indoors. Trailer included. I have not sailed it since my dad passed away in...

 Boats /  Maine / 207 views


Thistle for sale


Posted 1 month ago by Dominic Margetson

Selling due to a move to London, this Thistle is hull # 2703, and has had almost every single block and cleat replaced with Harken items. All lines are new, the main halyard is new. Rigging is working well. New Zhik padded footstraps and new turtles for the spin. The boat comes with three sets of sails.....the best set were bought this year and are two years old. The spinnaker is in good condition, no rips.  The other set is worn, and the spinnaker has a rip near the bottom. We have used this for club racing on Lake Washington...

 Boats /  Washington / 182 views


Posted 1 month ago by John Howell

These sails are still in the shipping box. $1375 for main.  $685 for jib.  $2,000 for the set.  Shipping will be at buyer's expense.  Sails can be delivered to Cleveland for 2021 Nationals.

 Sails /  North Carolina / 48 views


1995 Sobstad main


Posted 2 months ago by Mike Lovett


 Sails /  Ohio / 82 views


Posted 2 months ago by Wayne Pignolet

These sails are brand new. The main is still in the bag, rolled. The jib was up once on the boat, not even sailed. You can get the brand new sails for a discount. Main and jib together for $1,900 - plus shipping or maybe we can meet. Call with questions or email, if that is better.

 Sails / 62 views


Posted 2 months ago by Eric Sieber

3 thistles and extra spare parts from a 4th (no hull) These are NOT ready to sail, although one is close. Stalled projects that need to move on. #3112 D&M #2814 Clark #3327 Clark #3554 D&M (Parts only no hull) Contact me for details.

 Boats /  New York / 111 views

Posted 2 months ago by David Hansen

My wife and I campaigned a J/24 for 15 years when kids arrived on the scene.  The Thistle seemed like a nice move given we had the Willamette sailing club only 3 miles from our home and there was a strong fleet. I sourced a boat locally and had a brand new custom galvanized trailer built for this boat ($1,500!) and proceeded to pull it into dry storage for winter.  That was something like 10-11 years ago. We never even sailed it even once. Wow were we wrong about our available time with the kids and the boat has sat...

 Boats /  Oregon / 168 views


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