REDUCED PRICE: 9,900 – – – – STOCK #: 67293
Hand custom built – one of a kind sailboat – in amazing shape – a true beauty
View more than 200 photos and VERY DETAILED information of this 1978 Mike Broussard 74 Corsair for sale at http://www.popyachts.com/mike-broussard-46-corsair-schooner-boat-for-sale-josephine-alabama-67293
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Corsair is an award winning classic hand built Biloxi schooner.
The “Corsair” is the big and older sister to the Breeze also listed here
The Cosair is a truly a unique sailing vessel with a long history in the Gulf Coast area.
Hand built and maintained by Captain Michael Broussard . It is built of Southern White Cedar, very resistant to rot and Pressure Treated Long Leaf Yellow Pine treated .40 guaranteed 35 years even if it is lying on the ground, so in a properly built boat this material will last many decades without failing.
The boat was a stable in the charter community offering a one of a kind of experience on the Gulf waters.
The boat is LOA 74 feet and LOD is 57 feet.
Power by a 2000 Sabrecat (Cat) with 265 HP – the engine room is also masterly designed for accessibly to the engine and genset. One other interesting feature if you look at picture #139 you will see that the filters are by Gulf Coast Filters, you use a roll of paper towel as your filter.
Paper towel rolls as filters are easily purchased any where in the world and increase engine life by superior cleaning of the oil and fuel.
The Corsair is apart of the Wooden Boat Magazine Register of wooden boats.
The cabin area has plenty of room and has cooked many of meal, there is features that you just don’t see on other sailing vessels like the Corsair. Like a Clawfoot Tub.
The last haul out was in 2014.
To learn more about how the boat was used and its history please see the link about the boat.
From Modeling to Racing this boat has been involved and very much of apart of the rich traditions and community on the Gulf Coast.
Name – M/S CORSAIR, Year 1978
Beam – 18 feet
Draft – 5 feet
Keel Configuration – Full Keel w/ Fin.
Sail Rig Configuration – Gaff Topsail Sloop
Power – SabreCat (Caterpiller) 265 HP
Gear – ZF, 2:1 ratio, 26X17 Propeller
Genset – 4.5KW Northern Lights
double drum, double cathead Hydraulic Windless by; Saunder’s Machine Works Biloxi, MS
200 gals. Diesel,
300 gals. Water,
Marine Air A/C 1600BTU,
Full Galley w/ Princess electric range, Reefer w/ Freezer, Microwave Oven, Double Sinks
Bath w/ Porcelain Claw foot tub
Electric/ Engine heat Hot water Heater (20Gals.)
Crosstree mounted floodlights 700 watts both port and starb’d
(2) Double berths, (2) 1 wide and (2) singles
Furuno 16 mile Radar
Marine Radio (Icom)
Schedule a time to come see the Corsair and while you are at it check out her little sister the Breeze and see two unique sailing vessels looking for adventures all around the world.
(941) 357-4044 (when asked for stock number, enter 67293)