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  • Manufacturer: Trapper
  • Location: Northney Marina
  • Year: 1977
  • LOA: 27'4" (8.33m)
  • Beam: 9' 0'' (2.74m)
  • Berths: 6
  • Draft: 1.5
  • Keel: Fin keel
  • ID no.: 03436
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 1
  • Engine Make: Yanmar YSB8
  • Horsepower: 8hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 30 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 4
  • Top Speed: 5
  • Engine Hours Port: 1094

Broker Remarks

Known for its good sailing performance the Trapper 500 is a popular family cruiser that could be sailed singlehanded but with more than enough space in the cockpit and below deck for the family.She is presented in good condition and has a lovely dark blue hull, this is a good example of the popular Trapper 500.


The accommodation offers up to six berths in two cabins. In forecabin, V berth with infill.  
In the saloon on the port side there are two settes with a table in between that drops to make a double berth,with a single settee opposite and quarter berth in the stern on the port side. 


Full width heads compartment with Jabsco manual marine toilet, storage cuboards and hanging locker opposite.

Plastimo Pacific 200 two burner gimballed gas cooker with oven. 
Single sink with manually pumped water supply.    
Plenty or storage throughout 

Mechanical and Rigging

Yanmar YSB8 8hp shaft drive engine (Rebuilt in 1998)
Fixed 3 blade propeller (new in 1998)
30 litre Diesel Tank
2x 12v batteries (new 2009)
Shore power, with ring main

Bermudian rig
Kemp mast & boom
Stainless steel standing rigging
Hood yacht seafurl furling system
Spinnaker pole

Hyde Bi-Radial Main
Hyde 140% Genoa (2008)
Hyde No.1 (2007)
Crusing Chute
C&J Marine mail sail bag



2 x 12v batteries (new 2009)

Navigation Equipment
Clipper wind instrument
Navico LS200 VHF cockpit speaker
Autohelm - Depth
Autohelm - Speed
Plastimo Contest Compass
Raymarine - RAY49E VHF Radio
Garmin 128 GPS
Navigation lights.

Cockpit Equipment
Spade hung rudder with tiller steering
Teak cockpit locker lids
Gas bottle stowage
Large starboard storage locker
Manual bilge pump
Engine controls  

Deck Equipment
25 lb plough anchor, with chain and warp.
Tiller Steering 
2 x Lewmar sheet winches.
Lewmar 6 single speed mast-mounted winch 
Lewmar 8 single speed coach roof winch 
Various rope clutches
Stainless steel boarding ladder.
Sprayhood by C&J Marine
Fenders and warps.

Safety Equipment
Horseshoe life buoy.
1 x Fire extinguishers 
1 x Fire blanket.
Radar reflector
Boat hook

Other Equipment
Flexible water tank 110 litres 
Manual cold water system 


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