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35′ Young Sun Mackinaw Cutter


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Yacht World Number: 2426-3485543
Located In: La Paz, BCS, Mexico
Year: 1980
Hull Material: Fiberglass

The Young Sun 35 is a Bob Perry designed offshore cruiser of moderately heavy displacment for blue water passagemaking in comfort and safety. She is heavily built in the far East with a beautifully cratfted spacious teak interior and sea kindly with good performance on all points of sail, especially to windward with her full keel for stability, efficent cutter rig and shapely baltic stern.

Originally from fresh water on the Great Lakes, her 2nd and present owner took her on to Florida, the Bahamas and  over to California and Mexico. Equally comfortable at anchor for extended periods or as a liveaboard dockside this is a well maintained turnkey boat that would be perfect for a couple who appreciate her traditional styling and are ready to begin voyaging. She just may be the right boat for you.

Gypsy is located right here in the heart of some of the worlds most renowned cruising grounds. La Paz, Mexico, the gateway to the Sea of Cortez. Dozens of picture perfect anchorages with white sand beaches, crystal clear warm water, many within a days sail of downtown La Paz. Come the let experts in yacht ownership here in Mexico show you how easy it is to begin your cruising dreams today.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Financial and titling transactions are conducted in the US or Canada by licensed agents. An offshore purchase means great savings and the process is more hassle-free than you may think! Call for details.

La Paz Yachts
Division of Mazatlan Marine Center
Tom & Cindy
Marina de la Paz
La Paz, BCS, Mexico 23000
Toll-free 1-855-225-2729
Other Local (612) 123-1948

Full Specs

Designer: Bob Perry
Keel: Full
Hull Shape: MonohullDimensions
LOA: 39 ft 0 in
Beam: 11 ft 0 in
LWL: 35 ft 0 in
Minimum Draft: 5 ft 6 in
Displacement: 19200 lbs
Ballast: 6700 lbs
Headroom: 6 ft 4 in

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel

Cruising Speed: 5 knots @ 800 RPM
Maximum Speed: 7 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (75 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (60 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 (10 Gallons)


  • Engine Brand: Yanmar, diesel
  • Engine Model: 3QM30
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2500 (injectors serviced in 2018)
  • Engine Power: 30 HP
  • Propellor: Fixed 3-blade
  • Control Panel: Yanmar with red light on TACH
  • Transmission: Kanzaki KH16 (new clutch plate 2016)
  • SS Mixing exhaust elbow (2017)
  • Centek FG H2O muffler
  • (4) New motor mounts (2018)
  • Racor water separator/filter
  • Yanmar H2O pump (2011), impeller changed every season
  • 1/4 Prop shaft
  • 14″ Fixed 3-blade propeller
  • Cruising Speed: 5 knots @ 800 RPM
  • Maximum Speed: 7 knots



  • V-berth fwd sleeps 2
  • Port / stbd settees sleep 2
  • Aft quarter berth sleeps 1 or 2
  • 7 in Handcraft Mattress with Pillow Top


  • REFRIGERATION: Isotherm Refrigeration with 2 Compressors and Holding Plate  ASU Magnum Twin
    Engel MT 2722 qt. AC/DC Fridge/Freezer
  • WATER SYSTEM: Pressure / Manual. Jabsco galley pump (2014)
  • WATER HEATER: Stor-Ultra Marine 6 Gal. with Temp Gauge
  • STOVE: Tasco 2 burner Stove/Oven 550 LP, gimbaled
  • SINK: Double SS w/Delta faucet and manual foot pump for sink
  • OTHER: Engel 12V MT 27 Ice maker
    2 10 lb. Propane Tanks with Manual Shutoff
    Force 10 BBQ on rails
    Alpen Glow Lite with Red/White Lo or High Power
    All pots and pans
    Pressure cooker
    Food saver
    Soda Stream

Navigation and electronics

  • RADAR: Furuno 16 mile with alarm
    Echoplex cannister radar reflector
  • AIS: Garmin vessel identification
  • AUTOPILOT: Wheel Steering with CPT Autopilot
  • COMPASS: Ritchie Globemaster
  • SSB: ICOM M700 Pro
  • KISS Ground Plane
  • ICOM AT 130 tuner
  • SCS Pactor Modem PTC III
  • Nolan Multiplexor
  • GPS: Garmin GPS 126/28
  • GPS #2: Garmin Handheld GPS 126
  • PLOTTER: Garmin GPS Plotter 400/500 Series
  • VHF: ICOM IC402 (New Masthead Antenna)
  • VHF #2: Standard Horizon
  • DEPTH SOUNDER: Garmin Depth/Temp GM 10
  • DEPTH SOUNDER: #2: Datamarine S2000DL
  • WIND SPEED / DIRECTION: Tack Tik Anemometer
    Davis Windex with Spikes
  • OGM Anchor Light, 3 mi visibility, photo electric LX series
  • 2 red/white Hella Chart table lights
  • Nav lights
  • Deck lights (on spreaders)
  • STEREO: 2 Kenwood Stereos 50 W with 6 salon speakers
    Jensen Subwoofer and 100 W Amp


  • BATTERIES: 8 LTH Golf cart deep cycle (new 2016) with 880 amp-hours bank.
    Sterling Pro-Pulse desulfation unit
  • BATTERY MONITOR: Heart Link E-Meter
    Blue Seas Voltmeter
  • ALTERNATOR: Balmar 120 amp
  • ALTERNATOR REGULATOR: Balmar Max-Charge MC614
  • WIND GEN: KISS (own breaker, new bearings 2013)
  • SOLAR PANELS: 4 Siemens (300 W total)
    Blue Sky Solar Controller 3124 (own breaker)
    Blue Seas distributions panel (sub panel in lazarette)
  • INVERTOR: Xantrex Prowatt Sinewave Inverter SW 1000
  • OTHER: Ray-O-Vac 75 W inverter at Nav Station
    9 LED cabin lights
    6 Cafframo fans
    50 ft. Dockside electrical cable
    Insulated Backstay
    Alpenglow and Hella at chart table


  • WATERMAKER: Spectra Ventura 150, makes 7 Gal/Hr
    Spectra MPC5000 watermaker controller for auto/operation/flushing
  • HEAD TYPE: Overboard, manual holding tank
    Overhead Shower with Sump Pump (Rule 98)
    Groco K Manual Head, bronze piston-no clogging (Groco rebuild 2017)
  • BILGE PUMP: Rule auto Bilge Bump & High Water Alarm
  • BILGE PUMP #2: Whale Gusher Manual Bilge Pump
  • STEERING: Manual wheel on pedestal
    New cables 2016
    Heavy duty SS emergency Tiller handle (2016)
    Rudder bearings (2016)
    Helm seat
    Flexible coupling on prop shaft (2010)
    Baja fuel filter cannister

Deck and hull

  • DECK MATERIAL : FG, teak overlay on cabin top only (NO TEAK DECKS)
    Epoxy Barrier Coat (2013)
    Boom gallows
  • ANCHOR: Spade 44 lbs with 250′ 5/16″ Hi-Test new chain
  • ANCHOR 2: CQR 44 lbs. with 30′ BBB feet chain and 200′ rope
  • ANCHOR 3: Fortress Danforth 43 lbs. with 20′ BBB chain and 200′ rope
  • Primary Storm Bridle (ABI Anchor Plate)
  • WINDLASS: Lofrans, foot switches
  • DINGHY: Caribe L9 RIB
    Honda 8 HP 4-stroke Outboard
    Evinrude 2 HP 2-stroke Outboard
  • DINGHY DAVITS: Garheur Dingy Davits with Solar Panel Mounting
    Garheur Outboard Engine Hoist
  • BOW ROLLERS: On bowsprit
  • LIFELINES: New in 2010
  • GATES: 2
  • LADDER: Aluminum swim ladder
    Emergency Stern Boarding Swim Ladder
  • RAILS: Stern Pulpit Stainless Rail (Gate to Gate)
  • OTHER : Search light
    Kayak Rail Rack
    Anchor Ball
    Bimini top, dodger, cockpit awning, aft deck curtains
    2 Full Shade Awnings (Cruising and Storage)
    6 Jerry Cans with Mounts and Sunbrella


  • MAST: Aluminum, deck stepped
    Mast Steps
    Mast Head Lightening Dissapator (Forespar)
  • STANDING RIGGGING: Oversize 5/16, new 2010
  • LINES LED AFT: Jib and staysail
    New staylock terminals on rigging
  • MAIN: New UK Cruising Mainsail with Double Reefs, 7.5 oz. Dacron
  • JIB: Yes, 135%
  •  STAYSAIL: Yes
  • SPINNAKER:Asymmetrical Cruising Spinnaker with Dousing Sock and ATN Tacker
  • ROLLER FURL: Profurl Roller Furling NC 42 for Hood Headsail and C290 staysail
  • TRAVELER: Schafer Mainsheet
  • WINCHES: barlow manual
  • PREVENTER / BOOM BREAK:Dutchmen Boom Brake
  • BOOM VANG: Yes


  • LIFERAFT: Switlik 6 Man Lifecraft in SS Cradle, Auto Release System (needs re-cetification)
  • EPIRB: ACR Global Fix
  • LIFEJACKETS: 2 Safety Harnesses
    6 Life Vests
    2 Inflatable Life Vests (West Marine)
  • LIFE RINGS: Ring buoy
  • STROBE: Dr. LED manual
  • MOB POLE: On backstay
  • OTHER: Flare Pistol
    Handheld Spotlight

Additional equipment

  • ROD HOLDERS: 2 Rail Mount Fishing Rod Holders
  • Bosuns Chair
  • Davis Portable Anchor Light
  • 2 Folding Cockpit Cushion Chairs
  • 4 Hatch Bug Screens
  • 4 Large fenders with covers
  • SPARES: numerous mech/electric: engine belts, filters, flex coupling, impellors, docklines, etc.
  • (4) Bronze Dorade cowl/vents
  • Brass ship’s bell
  • (2) Sets of pin rails (belaying pins) on shrouds
  • Rail mount fish cutting board


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