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1978 Cheoy Lee 32 Offshore

Punta Gorda, Florida


Refurbished 2013, New Bottom Paint November 2017, Very Solid and Runs Great. A must see, will not disappoint!!

A fantastic find on a very well built Sloop that had just finished being refurbished in 2013. The boat is solid, has no blisters, runs great and just had new coats of bottom paint applied. Contact me today to schedule a showing, will not take long to sell!

For Sale 32 Cheoy Lee Offshore

Completely Refurbished 2013

23 HP Volvo Diesel - Fresh Water Cooled

GPS Chart Plotter

Fish and Depth

Auto Pilot

3 Head Sails - Spinnaker


Solar Panel

Basic Boat Info

Price: $34,900
Make: Cheoy Lee
Model: 32 Offshore
Year: 1978
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CHL032750878
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 32 ft
Waterline Length: 27 ft
Beam: 10'6 ft
Max Draft: 4'6 ft
Displacement: 11,300 lb
Bridge Clearance: 46 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'2 ft
Ballast: 4,200 lb
Single Berths: 6
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: MD11c
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 23hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2500


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 48 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 90 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity:


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers


DARYL HALL 941-685-2399



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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.

Complete Refurbishment Completed 2013

Vessel purchased by current owners in Feb 2008.  Refit by former owner included Motor mounts, cutlass bearing and shaft log replacement in 2004, awlgrip in 2005 and  new aluminum mast & boom along with all running and standing rigging in 2006.  Mast work was done by US spar in Miami.

Boat was laid up on the hard from 2008 until December of 2013 for refurbishment

Below the water line:

Bottom was chemically stripped and epoxy repaired including rework of old repairs using West System products. New bronze thru-hull transducer with fairing block was installed.  3 coats of Primcon tiecoat  primer was applied and bottom painted with 3 coats of Micron 66.  The Micron bottom paint has been maintained and is being recoated this year.

Deck and above (exterior)

Teak was stripped from decks with screw holes filled with epoxy.  Cheoy Lee decks are solid mahogany cored with fiber glass and gelcoat under the teak.  After filling, the decks were epoxy sealed and coated with two part urethane. Teak was also removed from the cockpit seating area and the cockpit area  resurfaced with epoxy and coated in two part urethane.  The same was done to the coach sides and coach roof, such that all exposed surfaces from the toe rail up where refinished.

A custom stainless steel bow pulpit was fabricated and installed, along with stainless trim rings around all opening ports.  New life lines were installed....... (continued below)

Complete Refurbishment Completed 2013 (Continued)

Engine, Volvo MD11C approx 2500 hrs.

Engine was pulled and torn down for inspection. Heads where removed checked, cleaned and valves lapped.  Pistons were removed  and cylinders checked for wear.  Bearings showed no visible wear and micrometer checked to new specifications. Piston Rings were replaced as were O rings in reverse gear and reverse gear to engine coupling   New Exhaust manifold was replaced with NOS.   Injectors and high pressure pump were sent out for overhaul.  Pump was OK (done by PO) injectors were overhauled.  Engine was assembled with appropriate new gaskets and seals and a 3 way bronze valve was added to the water inlet to accommodate fresh water flushing. The Volvo shaft vibration coupling was rehabbed and the vibration dampers replaced.  The single lever engine control was replaced with a new telflex unit as where the shift, throttle and stop cables.  All hoses (fuel and cooling) were replaced and pumps overhauled.

Internal systems:

AC system was completely replaced and a Xantrex 2000 watt inverter/charger added with remote control and battery monitoring.  All AC circuits are ground fault protected  and a galvanic isolator was installed. 

DC distribution was rebuilt with appropriate buss bars and fuse protection.  New battery cables and switches were installed.  House battery cables are now fuse protected.

All sanitary hoses were replaced and the head was replaced with a newer model and kited. Fresh water hoses are new and the galley pressure faucet and head manual pump are new. 

Propane system was replaced with new hoses and appropriate controls and leak detector.  Stove burners were replaced.

New or notable sense launch in 2013

Sails and Related

The main sail is traditional, faked down on the boom.

3 Head Sails, 150, 130, 110, Spinnaker. All sails professionally inspected in 2012. Both 110 and 130 Head Sails have covers.

New 2016 Spinnaker Pole Mast Stowed

Main sail w Two Reef Points and Cunningham

Two Lewmar 43 Primary Winches - Serviced 2016

New Head Sheet Sails

Harken MK III Jib Reefing and Furling System

2 Headsail Track Cars and 2 Snatch Blocks. plus Misc. Blocks and Hardware

Stainless Steel Port Lights (8)

Chain Plates Brand New 1998 w 3/16 Stainless Steel Back Stock


Systems and Electrical

Xantrex Freedom 2000 Watt Inverter/ Charger w Remote

Galvanic Isolator

750 Watt Solar Panel w Charge Controller

100 Amp 12 Volt Alternator e Remote Regulator and Field Shut Off

House Battery Bank w 2- 31 Deep Cycle Batteries - new December 2015

1 Type 27 Auxiliary battery w Dedicated Switch

Navico WP5000 Wheelpilot Auto Pilot w Remote

750 Watt Microwave

Fire Boy Single Stage Propane Regulator and Detector w Solenoid Valve

Propane Stove w 2 New Burners

Whytner 45 Quart Portable AC/DC Refrigerator

Danforth Constellation Compass - Remanufactured 2015

Pressurized Fresh Water System

Bronze 3 Way Flush Valve for Engine Cooling Systems

All Bronze Seacocks

Waste Macerator for Holding Tank

2 Electric Bilge Pumps 1 manual Bilge Pump

Raw Water Wash Down

Anchors and Related

2 100' 5/8 Anchor Rode w 40' 3/8 5/16 Chain

1 13 Lbs Danforth Anchor

1 35 Lbs Delta Anchor

Custom Stainless Steel Bow Pulpit w Stainless Anchor Rollers

Lofrans Manual Anchor Windlass



Navico Wheelpilot WP5000 Auto Pilot w Remote

Standard Horizon CPF190i GPS Chart Plotter w Fish & Depth

Thru Hull Transducer

Uniden VHF Radio w Distress Button & Interfaced to GPS

Stereo DVD Player w Interior and Exterior Speakers

TV Antenna w Booster





Canvas Etc

Bimini Top and Dodger - New 2012

Main Sail Cover - new 2012

Custom Fitted Cockpit Cushions - New 2012

Sun Covers for 110 and 130 Head Sails

Newer Cockpit Cushions



Wheel Pilot Belt

Fuel Pump

Racor Fuel Filters

Primary Engine Filters

Electric Lift Pump for Fuel Feed

Water Pump

Water Pump Impeller Service Kits

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.
Additional Contact Information

Call the Listing Broker: Daryl Hall // Direct # 941-685-2399 or email direct: .

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