1971 Hinckley 38

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Yacht Overview

Make: Hinckley

Model: 38

Year: 1971

Length: 38′

Located In: Kemah, TX

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8236049


Sea Jewel II is a 1971 Hinckley 38. A Sparkman and Stephens design (No. 1903) with hulls built by Hughes Boatworks/Northstar Yachts in Ontario Canada and decks and interiors built by Hinckley Yachts in Maine. With 6000 lbs of lead in the keel and the engine below the cabin sole, she is a stiff and powerful sailing yacht. With pilot berths, port and starboard, drawers behind the extendable settees in the salon as well as a huge locker opposite the head and a large forward cabin with hanging locker and chest of drawers, she makes a great Racer Cruiser that can carry a full crew in comfort and style. 


.The asking price accounts for the following systems that are inoperable or in need of attention:

  • Hot water heater not working properly

  • Anchor windlass inoperable (wiring is new in 2020)

  • Garmin knotmeter speed wheel is inoperable


  • Layout: Vee-Berth with filler cushion forward with drawers and hanging locker in the forward cabin. Also in the forward cabin is an overhead hatch Next aft is the head to port and a very large locker opposite. Next is the salon with settees that each pull out to make a berth as well as two pilot berths that are large enough for adults to use. Then comes the galley across the boat at the companionway. The galley features a large stainless steel icebox a three burner stove with oven and a single stainless steel sink. There is also a microwave oven and lots of storage space.

  • Air Conditioning: Coleman Seamach 13,500 Btu marine ac with custom hatch to fit in place of hatch in forward cabin.

  • Ports: One opening port in head compartment

  • Hatches: Two overhead hatches in Forward cabin and in salon

  • Dinette Table: Custom table to replace original

  • Headroom: 6’4”

  • Head: Raritan head with holding tank and Y-Valve


  • Stove/Oven: 3 Burner propane stove with oven (oven inoperable)

  • Refrigeration: No refrigeration, Large SS lined well insulated ice box

  • Microwave Oven: Sharp microwave

  • Sink: Single SS

  • Water: Hot/Cold Pressure water (water heater inoperable)

  • Water Heater: Inoperable


  • GPS: Garmin 

  • Speed/Depth:Garmin (paddle wheel is dirty) & Raymarine

  • Wind:Raymarine

  • VHF:Standard Horizon Eclipse


  • 12v system:

  • 110v system:

  • Battery Charger: Xantrex True Charge 20 amp

  • Batteries:2020

  • Shore Power: 30 Amp

  • Interior Lights:

  • Nav Lights


  • Main: Graphite Kevlar mainsail from J-105 (recut by C&C sailmakers, Good Condition)

  • Genoa: Used approx 107% Jib (good condition recut by C&C sailmakers) 

  • Spinnaker: Rigged for symmetrical spinnakers with a Carbon Fiber Forespar Spinnaker pole (No Spinnaker)

  • Mast: Keel stepped aluminum mast

  • Roller Furling: Schafer

  • Vang: Solid Vang

  • Primary Winches:Barient 28

  • Secondary Winches: Barient 16

  • Halyard Winches: mast mounted Lewmar 30, Barient 16 and 22

  • Windex:

  • Backstay: Hydraulic

  • Traveler: Harken


  • Hull Color: Green

  • Deck Color: White

  • Draft: 6’0”

  • Canvas: Bimini Top & Dodger new in 2020

  • Anchor: Fortress

  • Windlass: Ideal (inoperable)

  • Bottom: Last bottom job 2019


  • Engine: Perkins 4-107

  • Air Conditioning: Coleman Seamach with custom hatch and cover.

  • Prop: Baumann 3-blade prop (new in 2020)

  • Steering: Wheel steering with spade rudder and trim tab at trailing edge of keel

  • Water Heater: Inoperable

  • Bilge Pump(s): 2 bilge pumps

  • Oil & Filter: changed July 2020

  • Transmission Fluid: changed July 2020

Full Specs

Boat Name

Sea Jewel II


LOA: 37.5
LWL: 28.83
Beam: 10.5 ft
Maximum Draft: 6 ft
Displacement: 17,500 lb
Ballast: 6,000 lb


Engine Brand: Perkins
Engine Model: 4-107
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Type: Inboard


Fuel Tanks: 1 ( )
Holding Tanks: 1 ( )


Number of single berths: 4
Number of heads: 1

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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