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1983 Freedom Cat Ketch

Port Charlotte, Florida


FARALLON is a classic Freedom Cat Ketch that has been continually upgraded and maintained by her owners.  She sailed here from San Francisco and is ready to go cruising again.  If you love to sail you have to see this boat.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $68,800
Make: Freedom
Model: Cat Ketch
Year: 1983
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: TSPF4017M83F
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Centerboard


Length: 44 ft
Beam: 13 ft
Min Draft: 4'6 ft
Displacement: 24,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Perkins
  • Model: Pima
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 60hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1994
  • Engine Hours: 2500


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 200 gal
Water Tanks: 3
Water Tank Capacity: 200 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 6 gal


Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Ketch


RALPH BUSH 941-276-8047


Florida, US

Sails and Rig
  • Cat Ketch
  • Full Battened Main with 3 ea Single Line Reefs
  • Full Battened Mizzen With 2 ea Single Line Reefs
  • Large Mizzen Staysail with Sock
  • Small Mizzen Staysail with Sock
  • Carbon Fiber Free Standing Masts with Stainless Steel Collars
  • Running Back Stays on Mizzen
  • Aires Wind Vane
  • All Lines are Lead Aft to the Cockpit
Canvas and Covers
  • Sunbrella Main Cover
  • Sunbrella Mizzen Cover
  • Sunbrella Windlass Cover
  • Sunbrella Table Cover
  • Sunbrella Wheel Cover
  • Sunbrella Bimini
  • Sunbrella Dodger
  • 2 ea Barient 27 Halyard Winches
  • 2 ea Barient 27 Primary Sheet Winches
  • 2 ea 23 Secondary Sheet Winches
  • 1 ea 23 Barient Center Board Winch
Sheet Stoppers
  • 2 ea Stainless Steel Schaefer 4 part
  • 2 ea Stainless Steel Schaefer 2 part
  • Vetus Tigress with Wildcat and Warping Head
  • Push Button Controller
  • 1 ea 35 lbs Davis on Bow Roller
  • 1 ea 35 lbs Danforth
  • 1 ea 25 lbs Danforth
Rhode and Chain
  • 400 ft x 3/8 in Chain for the main anchor
  • 250 ft x 1/2 in 3 Strained Nylon
  • 200 ft x 5/8 in 3 Strained Nylon
  • 300 ft x 3.4 in Samson Braid Emergency Towing Line 
  • 1 ea Perkins Pima 60 hp Diesel Main Engine with 2,000 hrs
  • 1 ea Humming Bird 150 AMP Diesel Alternator with 950 hrs
  • 1 ea Mermaid Air Conditioner
  • 200 gal Fuel in 2 ea Aluminum Tanks
  • 200 gal Water in 3 ea PVC Tanks
  • 6 gal PVC Bladder Holding Tank
  • 1 ea Raymarine Auto Pilot with Chain Drive
  • 1 ea Raymarine Wind Indicator
  • 1 ea Raymarine Speed Indicator
  • 1 ea Garmin GPS with Charts of Central America and Florida
  • 1 ea ICOM SSB radio
  • 1 ea VHF Radio
  • 1 ea Data Marine Depth Finder with 3 Displays
  • 1 ea Furuno Radar
  • 1 ea Alarm Panel
  • Xantic 40 Amp Battery Charger
  • Xantic 1600 Watt Inverter
  • AC/DC Panel
  • Shore Power Cord
  • 4 ea 6 Volt 240 AMP House Lead Acid Batteries
  • 2 ea 12 volt 94 Amp Starting Lead Acid Batteries
  • Main Switch
Hatches and Ports
  • 8 ea Bowmar Hatches on Main Deck
  • 9 ea Bowmar Opening Ports with Screens
  • 4 ea Vetus 5 in Vents and Dorades on Main Deck
  • 2 ea Vetus 3 in Vents and Dorades Aft
  • Fiberglass 10 ft Dyer with Oars, Sailing Rig and Davits
  • 1 ea Force 10 4 Burner Stove with Oven
  • 1 ea Adler Barbour Refrigeration with Large Freezer and Refrigerator with Stainless Steel Shelves
  • Countertop and Side Door Access for Refrigerator 
  • Hot and Cold Pressure Water with PUR Filter
  • Double Stainless Steel Sink
  • Large Pantry with 4 Shelves
  • Teak and Holly Cabin Sole
  • Large Chart Table with Storage
  • Seat with Storage
  • Large Book Shelf
  • SSB, GPS, Radar, Alarm Panel, Depth Finder and Compass
  • Clock and Barometer
Main Saloon
  • "U" Shaped Settee/Bunk with Fold Down Table on STBD Side with Storage Settee/Bunk on the Port Side with Storage
  • Passage Way Doors Forward and Aft
  • Stereo Speakers
  • Teak and Holly Cabin Sole
  • 3 ea 12v Electric Fans
Owners Stateroom
  • Large Bunk on the Stbd Side with Custom Drawers Beneath
  • Custom Mattress
  • Book/Storage Shelves
  • Hanging Gear Locker with Drawers and Lockers on the Port Side
  • Book Case
  • Teak and Holly Cabin Sole
  • Tell Tale Compass and Depth Finder
  • 2 ea 12v Electric Fans 
Head and Shower
  • Raritan Head on the Port Side with Storage Locker
  • "Y" Valve
  • Holding Tank Discharge Pump
  • Vanity with Stainless Steel Sink and Mirror on the Port Side
  • Stall Shower with Door 
Forward Stateroom
  • Large Open Area for Storage Forward of the Shower with 3 ea Large Lockers
  • Large Teak Table with Folding Leafs
  • Stainless Steel Wheel with Leather Cover
  • Professional Aluminum Bowmar Engine Room Hatch with Dogs
  • 2 ea Aluminum 5 gal Propane Tanks in Locker
  • 2 ea Large Lazarette's Under the Port and Stbd Seats 
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

Please call me directly to set an appointment to see this great boat.

 Ralph Bush



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