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Rival Rival 34 Boat for Sale

  • Manufacturer: Rival
  • Location: Dartmouth, Devon
  • Year: 1976
  • LOA: 34'0" (10.36m)
  • Beam: 9' 8'' (2.95m)
  • Berths: 7
  • Draft: 1.78
  • Keel: Fin keel
  • ID no.: 17927
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heating: Eberspacher
  • Heads: 1
  • Watertank Size: 55 Gallons
  • Engine Make: Perkins Perama
  • Horsepower: 27hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 26 Gallons
  • Cruise Speed: 6k
  • Top Speed: 7k

Broker Remarks

Rival 34 for sale. An opportunity to purchase one of these classic offshore cruisers. Recently fitted with much new equipment including new mainsail, standing rigging and wind vane self steering gear. Perkins 27hp diesel engine gives economical 6 knots cruising speed. Accommodation for up to 7 people. Eberspacher cabin heating. Well worth an early inspection.


Sleeps 7 in 2 double & 3 single beerths in 2 cabins
Teak interior joinery
Beige upholstery
Teak & holly cabin sole
Eberspacher cabin heating
Headroom 6'+

Galley area with SMEV 4-burner gas cooker, oven & grill
Stainless steel sink

Heads compartment with Lavac marine wc
Pull-out handbasin

Mechanical and Rigging

Built by Southern Boatbuilding in 1976
Designed by Peter Brett
British Registered #378396

GRP hull, deck & superstructure
Deep fin keel
Skeg hung rudder
Tiller steering

Perkins Perama 3-cylinder 27hp diesel engine (circa 1988)
Fresh water cooled
New cylinder head 2010
New stern gland & cutlass bearing, 2010
Shaft drive to 2-blade fixed pitch propeller with rope cutter

12v system supplied by 2-batteries
Switched & charged by engine alternator & solar panel

Fuel capacity approx 26 gallons
Fresh water capacity approx 55 gallons

Water System:

Manually pumped water to galley & heads

Sloop rigged with anodised aluminium spars
Stainless steel standing rigging, new 2009
Terylene running rigging, some replaced 2010
Demountable inner forestay
Slab reefing mainsail
Frederiksen roller bearing batten cars
Headsail furling gear
Spinnaker pole & gear
Lazy jacks

2 x Lewmar #40 2-speed self-tailing genoa sheet winches
2 x Lewmar #40 2-speed spinnaker sheet winches
2 x Lewmar #16 2-speed halyard winches
1 x Lewmar #7 single speed reefing winch

Crusader fully battened Mainsail, 2010
Crusader furling jib, 2010
Cruising chute
Advantage trysail, 2010
Storm jib


Navigation Aids:
Neptune windvane self steering, 2009
Autohelm ST50 compass
Sestrel Moore compass
Autohelm ST50 Tri-data (log, speed, depth)
Autohelm ST50 Wind
Autohelm ST4000 autopilot
Lowrance GPS
Icom M56 VHF
Raytheon RT10X radar

Ground Tackle:
35 lb CQR anchor with 30m chain
25 lb CQR kedge anchor with 20m chain
Spare anchor with 10m chain & 30m warp
Manual windlass

General Equipment:
Navigation lights
Deck flood & steaming lights
Masthead light
Guardwire, pulpit & pushpit
Inflatable dinghy
Manual bilge pump
Automatic bilge pump, requires fitting
Warps, fenders & boathook
Clock & barometer
Radio & CD player
Cutlery, crockery & utensils

Safety Equipment:
RFD canister liferaft, requires service
Various flares
2 x Horseshoe lifebuoys with lights
2 x Lifejackets
3 x Manual fire extinguishers
Automatic fire extinguisher
Fire blanket
Firdell Blipper radar reflector
Throwing line

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Disclaimer : EQ Marine Ltd t/a Network Yacht Brokers Dartmouth offers the details of this vessel for sale but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information contained in the specification or warrant the condition of the vessel or equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered for sale subject to no prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.