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Used Cape Dory 30 Cutter Antique and Classic Boat For Sale 29 pictures

Boat Description

30 Cape Dory 80 Swift Ranger

Knowledgeable and skilled owners have renewed all the systems on this classic cruising boat. She has cruised the Sea of Cortez and back to San Diego. Complete re-fit in 2014: New Standing Rigging, New Bronze chain-plates, New Beta Marine engine and transmission, New running rigging, plumbing, wiring, LED lights, etc Come see this solid cruising vessel and plan your next adventu re.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Swift Ranger

Keel: Full

Beam: 9 ft 0 in
LWL: 22 ft 10 in
Displacement: 10000 lbs
Ballast: 4000 lbs
Headroom: 5 ft 10 in

Total Power: 16 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Beta Marine
Year Built: 2014
Engine Model: 16
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Drive Type: V Drive
Engine Power: 16 HP

Cruising Speed: 6 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: (60 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: Aluminum (20 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (15 Gallons)


Beautifully kept classic Cape Dory, these are serious cruising boats! V-berth forward, head and vanity next aft. Salon has two full length settees, folding bulkhead table, port settee converts into double berth. L shaped galley aft to port. Upholstery and woodwork are in excellent condition.


– Alder Barbour 12v refrigeration / Ice Maker (new in 2013)
– Origo alcohol 2-burner stove
– Manual water system
– Stainless steel sink

Electronics and Navigation

– Depth sounder
– Simrod TP32 autopilot (new 2014)
– Navico backup autopiliot
– Navico compass
– Standard VHF radio
– Horizon VHF/AIS/GPS hand-held VHF radio (2014)
– Weems and Plath clock
– Tank level indicator


– 33-lb Rocna anchor, 100 5/16 643 hi-test chain with 300rode (new in 2015)
– 25-lb CQR anchor, 75 chain with 200 rode
– 22-lb Delta anchor, 15 5/16 chain with 150 rode
– Lofrans manual windlass (new 2015)
– Dodger, lee curtains, and cockpit shade cover
– Anchor light
– Running lights
– Steaming light
– Tri-color light
– Bow pulpit, rails
– Lifelines, stanchions
– Custom 9 Fiberglass Nesting dinghy with Custom chocks


– Solid fiberglass hull
– Full keel
– Date of last bottom paint January 2015

Engine and Mechanical

– Fuel filters
– 1-manual, 2-electric bilge pumps
– Tiller steering
– Manual head
– 15-gallon holding tank
– 20-gallon aluminum fuel tank
– 50-gallon water tank

Electrical System

– 12V DC / 110V AC
– 2-Trojan 6V batteries, 400 amp hours (new 2014)
– 1-Group 27 starter battery
– Solar panels, 100 watts

Sails and Rigging

– Roller Furler: headsail UK
– Winches:
– 2-Lewmar self-tailing (new 2014)
– All others rebuilt in 2015
– Sails:
– 130% genoa (new 4-2014)
– Lee fully battened main (new 12-2015)
– Staysail is good
– All new SS wire/turnbuckles/chain-plates in 2015


– 4-life jackets
– 3-fire extinguishers
– Whistle
– Flares

Other Features and Equipment

– All new running rigging in 2014
– Decks were re-done in 2003 with Awl-Grip
– All new stern tube, packing gland, all hoses, exhaust new


All sellers personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.


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.

Approximate boat location: San Diego, California