1989 Etap 28i for Sale

£17,000 tax paid

General Information

Make and Model Etap 28i
Year 1989
Name "Timeout"
Length Overall 28 feet (8.53 m)
Beam 10.3 feet (3.14 m)
Draft 3.7 feet (1.13 m)

Hull Fibreglass
Engine(s) Volvo Penta
Engine Power 18 hp
Fuel Type Diesel
Heads 1
Location Bursledon, United Kingdom


'Timeout' is a very well presented and looked after 'Unsinkable' Etap 28i. She is now being sold for the first time, by her original owners.  With a strong inventory, including coppercoat as well as renewed sails, Standing rigging, and Navigational equipment, she's going to be a lovely boat for her next owner.    AVAILABLE FOR VIEWINGS, 7 DAYS A WEEK AND THE SOUTH'S LARGEST BOAT SALES YARD - WHYBOATS



Designed by Harle & Mortain
Built by Etap (Belgium)
GRP Hull, Deck, and Coachroof
Fin Keel
Tiller steering to spade rudder
Copper coated recently re-applied in 2016

LOA:  8.53m / 28'
Beam: 3.12 / 10'3''
Draft: 1.15m / 3'7''
Displacement: 2,800kg

Diesel tank: 50L
Water tank: 80L

Mechanical and Electricals

Volvo Penta Engine
Saildrive, seal changed in 2014
Two blade folding propeller - New 2007
Engine overhaul and new injectors - 2002
Start motor - New 2011

12v Engine battery - New 2013
12v Domestic battery 105 amp/hr - New 2018
Shore power and battery charger
Solar charging - New 2016
Electric bilge pump


All new upholstery, covers and foam - 2006

'V' shaped berth for sleeping or storage
Curtains for privacy

'C' Shaped seating around a central table
Table rotates on the mast support for better access
Lockers and storage throughout

stbd side aft facing
Chart table and 12v control panel
Chartplotter / VHF / Stereo controls

'L' Shaped galley
Plastimo Neptune 2500 2 gas hob, oven, and grill
Single Stainless Steel sink with washbowl
Pressurised cold water tap
Refrigerator with top opening lid

Comfortable large double bed
Hanging locker
Engine access

Single manual sea toilet - New 2006
Sink with pressurised cold water tap/shower
Strorage and drying area

Navigational Equipment

Raymarine C80 chartplotter  - New 2009
VHF with DSC - New 2009
Raymarine ST60 Speed - New 2009
Raymarine ST60 Wind - New 2009
Raymarine ST60 Depth - New 2009
Autopilot - New 2008
2 x Compassess

Deck Equipment

Push and Pulpit
Guard wires
Teak-laid cockpit seating
Painted grip deck - renewed 2017
Grab handles on coach roof
Toe rail
Outboard engine braket
Sugar scoop with Swim ladder
4 x cleats
2 x anchor roller on bow
Lines and fenders
Anchor light and Tri-color - New 2016


Fractional Sloop rig, single spreader 
Deck-stepped, aluminum mast and boom
Spinnaker pole
Stainless steel standing rigging - New 2001
Forestay changed in 2009
Stackpack with lazy jacks
Main sheet track in cockpit
All lines lead aft
Rigid boom vang
2 x Lewmar S/T Genoa winches
2 x Lewmar 16 halyard winches

Slab reefing mainsail, fully battened, 3 reefs - 2006
Furling Genoa - 2006


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.

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