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1994 Island Packet 40

Punta Gorda, Florida





This is an example of a very nicely equipped and well maintained Island Packet 40. She has many upgrades including In-Mast Furling Mainsail, New Windlass, Recent Bottom Paint and more. If you are looking for a great cruising boat capable of taking you anywhere in the world in comfort and style then this boat is a must see 

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Basic Boat Info

Price: $159,900
Boat Name: Florida Buoy
Make: Island Packet
Model: 40
Year: 1994
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: TDLUS005J394
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Full Keel


Length: 40 ft
Length Overall: 41'6 ft
Waterline Length: 34 ft
Beam: 12'11 ft
Max Draft: 4'8 ft
Displacement: 22,800 lb
Bridge Clearance: 53'8 ft
Ballast: 10,000 lb
Single Berths: 1
Double Berths: 3
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH2E
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 50hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1994
  • Engine Hours: 3174


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 90 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 170 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 30 gal
Holding Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers, Cutter


Nancy Ballard
Email: Cell: 713.859.4978 We realize your time is important and you may drive a long distance so please call in advance to schedule an appointment.
Whiteaker Yacht Sales


Whiteaker Yacht Sales
1035 Riverside Drive
Palmetto, Florida, US, 34221
Tel:Office 941-776-0616 or Nancy's Cell: 713.859.4978


Beginning at the bow is the Private Head with a large vanity and mirror, stainless steel sink, electric head, shower, teak shower seat and custom cabinetry for toiletries. The head is well ventilated with one opening hatch, two opening port lights and one Hella fan. 

The Master Suite follows aft with a queen size Pullman berth to starboard, underneath this berth are 6 drawers for storage. On the port side is a large cedar lined hanging locker plus three bureau doors for storage. The master suite is cooled by the Cruise Air 16,000 BTU marine air conditioning and is well ventilated with one opening hatch, three opening port lights and two Hella fans.

Continuing aft is the spacious Main Salon with ultra leather cushions. This area was designed with comfort and safety in mind with an abundance of natural light and ventilation, the salon offers the perfect place for entertaining or simply relaxing. The Island Packet's signature fold up dining table will accommodate six guest for dinner. To port is a straight settee that makes an excellent sea berth, forward of this settee is a large cedar lined hanging locker. To starboard is an L-shaped settee which converts into a double berth and serves as the seating for the aft facing navigation station. A large amount of storage is located beneath and behind both settees. The main salon is cooled by a 16,000 BTU marine air conditioning and ventilated by one large opening hatch and four opening ports lights. `

Starboard of the companion way is the large U shaped Galley with deep double stainless steel sinks, three burner propane stove/oven, refrigerator/freezer and microwave. The custom cabinetry for dishes, cutlery and glasses along with numerous other storage cabinets and ample counter space make this area perfect for the sailor that likes to cook while underway or at the dock.

Across from the galley is the Guest Head. The guest head is accessible from both the main salon and aft cabin it features a stainless steel sink, vanity and shower with a drop down teak seat. The area is ventilated by one opening hatch, one port light and one Hella fan.

Upon entering the Aft Cabin, you are greeted with a large dressing area. The large double berth provides a nice sleeping arrangement for guest.  Abundant storage can be found underneath the berth as well as inside the cedar lined hanging locker. The cabin is cooled by the 16,000 Cruise Air marine air conditioning and ventilated by one opening hatch, two port lights and one Hella fan

  • Grunert Engine Driven and 12 Volt Cold Plate Refrigerator/ Freezer
  • Princess 3 Burner Propane Stove/ Oven
  • Remote 12V Propane Cutoff 
  • (2) Aluminum Propane Tanks
  • GE Microwave
  • Double Polished SS Sinks w/Retractable Spray Faucet
  • SS Hot/Cold Faucet
  • SS Filtered Drinking Water Faucet
  • Pressure Water
  • High Pressure Laminated Counters w/Sea Rails 
  • Dedicated Storage for Plates, Glasses and Cutlery
  • Custom Storage Behind Companionway Steps
  • Roll Away Trash Bin 
  • Engine Brand: Yanmar 4JH2E
  • Built: 1994
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Hours: 3174
  • Engine Powers: 50 HP
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Shaft: SS w/Dripless Shaft Seal
  • Heat Exchanger NEW 2400 HRS
  • Valves NEW 2400 HRS
  • Head Milled True 2400 HRS
  • Fuel Injectors Rebuilt 2400 HRS
  • Starter NEW 2400 HRS
  • Engine Hoses NEW 2400 HRS
  • Racor Fuel Filter System
  • (2) Cruise Air 16,000 BTU Marine Air Conditioners
  • Heavy Duty Rule Bilge Pumps
  • High Water Emergency Bilge Pump Alarm
  • Electric Raritan Elegance Marine Head w/Freshwater Flush NEW 2013
  • Raritan Manuel Toilet
  • Macerator
  • Atwood Stainless Steel Hot Water Heater 11 Gallons
  • Teak Grates in Both Heads
  • Deck Washdown Pump NEW 2017
  • 110/12 Volt Electrical System
  • (6) AGM Lifelines Group 31 House Batteries NEW 2016
  • AGM Lifeline Group 31 Start Battery NEW 2016
  • Xantrex Truecharge2 for House Batteries (2010)
  • Xantrex Truecharge2 Remote Panel
  • Xantrex Link 20 Battery Controller(2010)
  • Echo Battery Charger for Starting Battery (2010)
  • Stanley Jumpit Portable Battery Charger
  • Inverter (2010)
  • Balmar 100 Amp Alternator (2011)
  • Balmar Voltage Regulator (2011)
  • Air X Marine Wind Generator
  • (2) Blue Sky 120 Watt Solar Panels
  • Blue Sky Solar Boost 2000E
  • (2) 30 Amp Marinco Shorepower Cords 50ft
  • Marinco Y Splitter
  • Most Interior Lights LED
  • Garmin 4212 GPS Chartplotter @ the Helm
  • Garmin GMR18 Radar
  • Garmin GXM 51 Satellite Weather Receiver
  • Garmin 10 Network Port Expander
  • Garmin 76CSX Handheld GPS
  • Raymarine SPX10 Autopilot
  • Raymarine ST7002+ Autopilot Control Head
  • Raymarine Smart Controller
  • Raymarine ST60+ Wind Indicator
  • Ritchie Compass
  • ICOM 710 SSB 
  • Proview Laptop integrated w/Helm Chartplotter
  • Logitech Keyboard
  • Raymarine Autopilot Control (Nav Station)
  • Standard Horizon Matrix VHF
  • Helm Ram MIc
  • Noland nm42u nmea Multiplexer
  • Delphi XM Satellite Radio
  • Sony AM/FM/CD Radio
  • Antenna Amplifier 
  • Cell Phone Booster
  • WiFi  Booster
  • Magnavox DVD Player
  • Salon Speakers
Hull and Deck Construction
  • Fiberglass hull with full foil keel providing a combination of strength, stability for sea-kindly passage making
  • Integral one-piece hull and keel
  • 100% Hand-laid, knitted fiberglass infused with a proprietary pressure fed resin application system
  • Gelcoat - PolyClad, specially formulated for superior protection against osmotic blistering deck fiberglass sandwich construction, cored with PolyCore
  • Deck attached to integrally molded hull flange with bolts, lock nuts, gasket and Urethane adhesive sealant
  • Deck hardware backed with aluminum plates throughout
  • Barrier Coated and Bottom Painted w/Micron 66 (2017)
  • Hull Polished  (2018)
  • Sunbrella Bimini and Dodger (Captain's Navy) w/ Lexan Windshield
  • Sunbrella Teak Covers
  • Sunbrella Hatch Covers
  • Sunbrella Life Line Splash Covers
  • Beautiful Varnished Brightwork
  • Teak Cockpit Table
  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Custom Captain Seat
  • (11) SS Opening Ports w/Screens
  • (7) Deck Hatches
  • SS Kato Dinghy Davits
  • Avon 11ft Rigid Dinghy w/Chaps
  • Edson Motor Mount
  • Yamaha15HP Outboard Electric Start
  • Outboard Engine Hoist
  • Synthetic Sole Grating in Cockpit
  • Rub Rails w/SS Striker
  • SS Stern Rail
  • SS Flag Pole
  • Cockpit Washdown
  • (4) Dorades
  • Dock Lines and Fenders
  • Numerous Life Jackets
  • Horseshoe Life Ring w/Forespar Strobe Light
  • ACR Overboard Ditch Bag
  • Safety Gear Bag
  • Jack Lines
  • (2) Inflatables Harnesses
  • Fire Extinguishers
Sails and Rigging
  • Full Foil Keel-Hand Laminated Hull and Keel
  • Keel Stepped Anodized Aluminium Mast w/Single Spreaders
  • Selden Furlex In-Mast Furling
  • Main Sail, Genoa Sail and Staysail
  • Schaefer 3000 Roller Furling for Genoa
  • Staysail on Self-Tacking Club Boom
  • Mainsheet Traveler w/4:1 Control
  • Running Rigging NEW 2017
  • (2) Lewmar Ocean Series 48 CSR 2-Speed Winches
  • (2) Lewmar Ocean Series 30 Winches
  • (1) Lewmar Ocean Series 24 2 Speed Winch
  • All Lines Lead to Cockpit
Ground Tackle
  • Lewmar V1 Vertical Electric Windlass NEW 2017
  • Up/Down Controls at Bow
  • (2) SS Double Bow Roller
  • 45# CQR w/200 Feet of 5/8 Chain
  • 45# Delta w/200 Feet of 3/8 Chain
  • Anchor Washdown NEW 2017

Owner's personal items not listed here are not a part of the sale. Details of this vessel are offered in good faith but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. While efforts are made to keep this listing up to date, information provided at the time of listing is subject to change if the vessel is on the market for an extended time.  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


Contact: Nancy Ballard 713-859-4978 or 941-776-0616

We gladly cooperate with all other brokers.  Brokers not licensed in Florida, contact us for full details.

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