Used Nelson Marek 36 Racer and Cruiser Sailboat For Sale 12 pictures

California Yacht Company presents this Racers and Cruisers 1983 Nelson Marek 36 boat for sale.

  • This Nelson Marek 36 offered at $39,000
  • Powered by single Universal 5424 / 24 hp
  • The boat located in Long Beach, California (map below) and ready for viewing
  • The listing has been updated and on a market since Mar 31st 2016

Contact California Yacht Company with any questions about this Nelson Marek 36 by filling up the Contact form or call (310) 905-5455

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This Custombuilt, varnished hull is a masterpiece. It is a 1983 Custom Built IOR design Nelson Marek 36 Tinder Box The mast is a custom triple spreader rig built by Forespar. The boat was built by a very skilled craftsman in Laguna Canyon/Orange County.

The hull is cold molded mahogony wood with polyester resin. The engine is a Universal 5424 24 horsepower diesel.

There is a full inventory of racing sails..

This boat was raced in the Lipton Cup in 1984.

New sprayed racing bottom in March of 2016

Brand new Navtec Hayn Rod Rigging made by Sea Tek in November of 2018

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Tinder Box

Builder: Burkhardt
Designer: Nelson Marek
Flag of Registry: United States
Keel: Fin
Hull Shape: Displacement

LOA: 36 ft 3 in
Beam: 11 ft 10 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 10 in
Displacement: 11800 lbs

Total Power: 24 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Universal
Engine Model: 5424
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: Folding propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 24 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: 20 Plastic
Fuel Tanks: 1 Aluminum (20 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 Plastic (9 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 6
Number of heads: 1


Battened mainsail


Inside Equipment
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
Marine head


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.

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Approximate boat location – Long Beach, California

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California Yacht Company

(310) 905-5455
/ Marina Del Rey, CA

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