1989 Catalina Catalina 42

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Kenosha WI
Catalina 42
Engine Hours:
Number of Engines:
Nominal Length:
41 ft
Length at Water Line:
36 ft
Length Overall:
41.83 ft
Hull Material:
20,500 lb


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Jocelyn is a well-equipped and well-maintained Catalina 42 1989 model shown in 1990 Chicago Boat Show. Her features include the sought after 3 stateroom configuration with 2 double berths aft, salon with adjoining galley, pullman master berth to port and private ensuite with stall shower forward. The Catilina 42 is one of the most popular sailboats of its size and sought after for her sea-friendly hull, uncluttered deck, spacious cockpit, comfortable accommodations and efficient use of interior space.The CATALINA 42 is an adaptation of an earlier racing hull designed by Nelson/Marek with a new deck and coachroof, interior and rig.  Year 1989Wing keel, 3 stateroom
Fuel Type Diesel

Hull Material Fiberglass

Designer Frank Butler & Gerry Douglas


LOA 41? 10?

LWL 36?

Beam 13? 10?

Draft 4? 10?

Headroom 6?4? ? 6?8?

Bridge Clearance 61? (approx.)

Ballast 8,300 lbs.

Displacement 20,500 lbs.

Theoretical hull speed 7.8 knots

Rigging, Sails, Engine & Instruments:

Standing rigging: Sloop rigged, double spreaders, self-furling head stay

Traveler: Lewmar

Boom Vang: Isomat rigid vang

Winches: (2) Lewmar #52 self-tailing, 2-speed sheet (2) Lewmar #40 self-tailing, 2-speed halyard

Mainsail North sails, battened with jiffy reefing

Jib North, 150% with UV shield Genoa Furler Hood Seafurl

Instrument pod Garmin GPS, Raymarine speed, wind speed, wind direction. Pathfinder SL70 radar installed & additional color radar and dome

Autohelm auto steering
Engine Yanmar Model 44hp, 1,475 hours, with many new upgrades
Teak cockpit grates, cockpit cushions, complete unused cockpit enclosure, Bimini, cedar lined cabin lockers, two new 4D batteries, steel cradle, life jackets, two anchors, etc.

Additional Equipment
Lake Michigan 1990 Chicago Sailboat Show boat?1989 Catalina 42; three stateroom model. Excellent condition.
Professionally maintained, with Lots of recent updates on Yanmar 44 engine: new starter, alternator, engine hoses, switches, etc., ? engine has 1475 hrs.
Newer water heater, water pump, Raymarine navigation instruments, and boat VHF radio.
New unused entire cockpit enclosure, dodger, Bimini, with side wall screens/windows all around.
Installed Radar, plus spare color radar and dome.

White vinyl Cockpit cushions. Additional skipper seat.
Teak cockpit grate flooring.
Electric Cables for 30 and 50 amp shore hookup, boat is 30 amp.
Lockers cedar lined.
Refrigeration installed in ice box.
Stereo, cabin fans, all hatches and opening ports have screens.
Two solar/battery circulation fans.
Extra winch handles.
Several inflatable life jackets, cushions, life jackets.
Cabin Artwork, cabin decorative mirror, brass barometer and clock.
North Sails Slab reef main, 
Roller furling 150 Genoa, Multicolor Assymmetric spinnaker? gennaker.Electric windless. Two anchors and anchor rhodes
Washdown pump and hoses.
Running lights, motoring and anchor lights.
Two new 4D house batteries. Lots of cabin lighting.
One electric head, one new manual head. Showers in both heads.
Liquified natural gas oven and four-burner range. Microwave.
Four self-tailing Lewmar winches.
Leather covered wheel.
Teak folding cockpit table.
Fenders/mooring lines.
Steel cradle and ladders.
All manuals for boat on board
It is thought that more than 1000 CATALINA 42's (including MKII) have been built, making it one of the most popular sailboats in this size range ever!
Wing keel: draft: 1.47m/4.83'.
Contact Broker: Bill Strzelewicz
(262) 948-9662 Bill@SailPlace.com

Additional Information

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.


Engine Make: yanmar
Engine Model: 4JHBE
Engine Type: Inboard
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel Type: Diesel
Total Engine Power Quantity: 40 hp


Speed & Distance

Cruising Speed: 7.8 kn
Maximum Speed Measure: 8.04 kn


Length Overall: 41.83 ft
Nominal Length: 41 ft
Length at Water Line: 36 ft
Bridge Clearance: 61.25 ft
Beam Measure: 13.83 ft


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 39|gallon


Ballast Weight: 8,300 lb