Tayana 37

39,500
Boat Name: Mai Kai
Summary Information:
  • Year: 1977
  • Displacement: 26500 lbs
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Yanmar Diesel
  • Located In: St. Simons Island, GA
  • Keel: full
Dimensions:
  • LOA: 36 ft 9 in
  • Beam: 11 ft 8 in
  • LWL: 32 ft 0 in
  • Maximum Draft: 6 ft 0 in
  • Displacement: 26500 lbs
  • Ballast: 11500 lbs
  • Bridge Clearance: 54 ft 0 in

Mai Kai is a Rafiki 37 built along the lines of a Tayana 37. She is a well-found and sea kindly cruising cutter constructed of the finest available materials and designed by S.C. Huntingford N.A. Her 12,000 lbs of balast is encased in the fiberglass keel, and amounts to a relative high ratio of 44% on her displacement of 27,000 pounds. If you are looking for a heavy duty blue water sailboat that is equipped for cruising, this is the boat for you.

Layouts and Accommodations: The master stateroom is forward and has an offset double berth to port with bookshelves and bin storage, followed by a bureau with 2 louvered doors aft, all to starboard. There is a cabinet under the berth with sliding doors. The head I aft to port, with marine head w/macerator, holding tank, and Y-valve. The main salon has U-shaped convertible dinette to port, settee to starboard that makes into twin sized berth. Lots of storage in main cabin. The galley is aft to port and is U-shaped. Opposite the galley to starboard is the navigation station. There is a quarter berth to starboard.
Galley:
  • 12 VDC Adler Barber refrigeration
  • Hot & cold pressure water
  • Two burner stove with oven LPG
  • Manual fresh & sea water foot pumps
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • Dry storage
Hull and Deck:
  • Main, Staysail, Jib halyard winches
  • Boom mounted #10 reefing winch
  • 2 – 2 speed #28 primary winches S/T
  • Aluminum main mast, double spreaders, deck stepped
  • Double lifelines two boarding gates
  • Tiller steering
  • 45 lb CQR, Fortress FX-37, & 55 lb. Luke
  • 240' & 40' 3/8" chain
  • 200' 3/4" nylon rode
  • Windless Simpson Lawrence manual
  • 13 bronze portlights
  • 4 dorade vents
  • 4 hatches
  • Bimini
Total Horsepower: 38 HP
Engine-1-description item:
  • Engine Brand: Yanmar
  • Engine Model: Yanmar 3JH2E
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Hours: 2500
  • Propeller: 3 blade propeller
  • Drive Type: Direct Drive
  • Engine Power: 38 HP
Tanks:
  • Fresh Water Tanks: Aluminum (100 Gallons)
  • Fuel Tanks: (55 Gallons)
Engine and Mechanical Equipment:
  • Yanmar 3JH2E
  • 1998 2,500 TO 3,000 hours
  • Manual bilge pump
  • 2 – electrical bilge pumps
  • Pur Powersaver 35 water maker
  • Arctic Air 12, 000 BTU reverse cycle
Electrical:
  • 2 - 4D deep cycle batteries
  • 1 - 12 VDC group 27starting battery
  • 30A 125 volt shore power with distribution panel
  • Battery charger 24 amp
Electronics:
  • SSB radio SGC – 2000
  • VHF radio Standard Horizon Eclipse Hand held vhf
  • Fruno GPS
  • Signet depth, speed log, wind
  • Autopilot – Raymarine Smart Pilot ST6002
  • Battery monitor
  • Stereo AM/FM/CD
Sails and Rigging:
  • Mainsail, roller furling Yankee, forestay sail & storm trysail
  • Cruising spinnaker
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Life jackets
  • Life sling
  • Bell
  • Horn
  • Flares
  • Compass