2008 Hunter 38

ID# 4000357

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Yacht Overview

Make: Hunter

Model: 38

Year: 2008

Length: 38′

Located In: Portobelo,

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8481112


Maluna Kai is a well maintained 2008 Hunter 38 that was designed as an exceptionally comfortable cruiser (6’6″ Headroom) with outstanding performance and easy handling. Hunter’s signature Traveler Arch with end boom sheeting makes single handing safer and more fun.                        Located in beautiful Linton Bay Marina Puerto Lindo near Colon, Panama  https://www.lintonbaymarina.com 
Link to Crusing World Reviewhttps://www.cruisingworld.com/sailboats/hunter-38-familiar-form-refined/In Mast Furling

  • 36″ Folding Hide Covered Lewmar Wheel
  • Max-Prop self feathering
  • Upgraded high output Balmar alternator and digital controller
  • 2016 Zodiac w Mercury engine 4 stroke 4HP
  • Electric Cabin Top Winch
  • Solara solar panels and controller, 400 Ah gel-cell batteries
  • Electric Head
  • Bose Stereo System
  • Integrated AIS receiver and transponder
  • Cockpit Cushions

Full Specs

Boat Name

Maluna Kai


LOA: 38.16
LWL: 34.68
Beam: 12.93 ft
Maximum Draft: 5.17 ft
Ballast: 6,133 lb
Dry Weight: 18,342.44 lb


Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 3JH4E
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 30|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (75.03 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (34.87 Gallon)


  • Double stainless steel sink 
  • Nova Kool
  • Refrigerator and freezer 
  • Tappan microwave oven  
  • Force 10 two burner, stainless steel propane stove.
  • Built in Waste Bin
  • Corian Counter Tops
  • Lots of Storage
  • Hot and Cold Pressure Water
  • Solara Mobile Series solar panels and controller, 400 Ah gel-cell batteries
  • Twin 30 amp shore service with marine type shore cords and Professional Mariner isolation transformers.
  • Sinergex Puresine 600
  • Pro Mariner Protech model 1230
  • Circuit breaker panels with a/c and d/c volt meters 
  • Holding tank monitor system also at nav station

  • Icom IC-M422 with commandmic Ray Marine ST60+
  • Integrated AIS receiver and transponder
  • Raymarine ST60+
  • Raymarine C90
  • Raymarine Autopilot
  • JVC am/fm/cd stereo
  • 18" Vizio flat screen television
  • Bose stereo receiver / sound system Sirius radio receiver

Sails and Rigging
  • Selden anodized extruded aluminum, double swept back spreader, stepped on deck and fitted with an in the mast main sail furling system, internal halyards, light fixtures, wind instruments, TV antenna, Windex unit and a masthead antenna.
  • Selden anodized, extruded aluminum main boom.
  • Headstay fitted with a Furlex 200S roller furling system, two multi-piece upper shrouds, two intermediate shrouds, two lower shrouds and diamond stays constructed of various sizes of 1X19 stainless steel wire rope with primarily swage terminal ends.
  • Signature Arch Traveler System with end Boom Sheeting 
  • Seldon rodkicker solid boom vang 
  • Most sail handling lines led aft to cockpit.
  • Doyle In Mast Furling Main (Cabin Top Electric Main Handling Winch)
  • Doyle Genoa
  • Cruising Spinaker

  • Electric Flush Head
  • Holding Tank
  • Vanity with Hot and Cold Pressure water
  • Owner's Stateroom access to Head

Engine and Mechanical
  • Yanmar model 3JH4E, three cylinder, marine diesel developing a reported 39 horsepower @ 3000 r.p.m
  • Mechanical single lever controls.
  • Fresh water heat exchange system (hot fresh water from engine)
  • Kanzaki Model KM35P, 2.36:1 ratio, marine reduction gear. Serial # 11436
  • Tachometer with digital hour meter 
  • Fuel gauge and hour meter at engine space
  • 1 1/4" stainless steel shaft
  • Max-Prop self feathering

Hull and Deck
  • Antimonious Lead Keel
  • HTK Kevlar Hull Reinforcement
  • Stainless Steel Cockpit Arch Traveler giving the helms person access to gust control
  • Anchor rollers...double offset
  • 36" folding, hide covered Lewmar destroyer type wheel 
  • Edson mechanical arm and tie rod steering system. Also fitted with an emergency tiller and a wheel brake
  • Cockpit Hot and Cold Shower
  • Walk Through Transom
  • Simpson Lawrence electric windlass
  • Delta with chain leader and Nylon rode
  • Cockpit Hot and Cold Shower

Keel Details
Keel #1
Keel Type: Shoal_Draft
Ballast: 6559 lb
Displacement: 18342 sq ft
Max Draft: 5.02 ft

Sail Area

I : 46.65 ft
J : 12.07 ft
P : 47.41 ft
E : 19.49 ft
Working Sail Area : 991.03 sq ft

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.
Additional Units Included
  • 2016 Zodiac