1976 Sailboat Formula 31 – SOLD


Boat Name: Riff Ruff II
Year: 1976
Current Price: US$ 15,000
Located in Ensenada, Mexico
Hull Material: Aluminum
Engine/Fuel Type: Single diesel
YW# 81897-3652235


Riff-Ruff II, is a sturdy 31′ aluminum pocket cruiser and is new to the market. Everything you need for cruising in a small, comfortable and fast package! Built in British Columbia, Canada by “Lotus Marine” this 31 footer designed by Tom Timmerman is built to last! Built of 3/16″ aluminum alloy plate (24% lighter than fiberglass and 2 1/2 times stronger!!!). All joints and seams are welded so that the keel, deck and superstructure become one virtually indestructible unit. Very smartly planned with 5 sleeping berths: 2 in the V-berth, 2 in the salon (1 on each side) and 1 quarter berth on the starboard side. With its simple yet practical galley, full heads, big cockpit and good deck surface this boat will take you anywhere!!!
Rigging 2016, house batteries 6/2019, bottom paint 6/2019, Dripless shaft seal, “Kiwi Grip” non-skid paint on deck, Stainless steel propane BBQ, Galvanic isolator (Zinc saver), barometer/ship’s clock combo, “Mustang” inflatable life jacket, AIS.

Buying a boat in Mexico can have some tax advantages in saving you the State Sales Tax and the boat is already where you want to start Cruising. When buying a boat in Mexico, all of the title transfer, paperwork and funds transfers are handled in the United States by a Marine Documentation Services Company for your convenience and piece of mind.

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Boat Name
Riff Ruff II

Builder: Lotus Marine LTD
Designer: Tom Timmerman
Flag of Registry: Canada
Keel: Fin
Hull Shape: Monohull

LOA: 31 ft 0 in
Beam: 9 ft 9 in
LWL: 26 ft 6 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 6 in
Displacement: 7100 lbs
Ballast: 3100 lbs

Total Power: 30 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Beta Marine
Year Built: 2015
Engine Model: Beta 30
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Location: Center
Engine Hours: 460
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 30 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (10 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (15 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 3
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1
Seating Capacity: 6

VHF – Icom IC-M506 + AIS/DSC and Icom handheld M36
Autopilot – Autohelm ST4000 Plus
GPS – Integrated in VHF
CD player
Radar Detector

Gennaker/Cruising spinnaker – North Sails
Fully battened mainsail – North Sails
Furling genoa – 110% North Sails + 145% Genoa

Steering wheel
Electric winch

Inside Equipment
Marine head – Jabsco Manual
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Battery charger
Hot water

Electrical Equipment
Shore power inlet
Inverter – Eliminator 1750 Watt – not installed

Outside Equipment/Extras
Solar panel – 200 Watt + voltage regulator and a 30 amp charge controller
Tender – 8′ hard dinghy – no motor
Swimming ladder
Radar reflector
Electric windlass

Mainsail cover
Bimini Top – solar panels provide shade above cockpit

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.