Sailboats, Dinghies, Boats for Sale: Boating Gear, Sails, Canvas, Slips, Real Estate, Classifieds

Sailboats and boat gear for sale — used boats and gear, dinghies, marine services and products; Sailboats and gear mainly located in the Southeast U.S.; Sails; Canvas; Real estate for sale/rent; Slips for Sale/rent; Businesses for sale; Employment; Misc. Classifieds

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Free ads in boat gear for all gear under $200 per item. Privately owned items only. 941-795-8704

LOOKING FOR GEAR? Place a gear wanted ad in the Boat Gear Section for $15 for a 3-month ad up to 30 words. When I needed something, they worked for me every time – Steve, SOUTHWINDS editor,  941-795-8704. Private parties only. No businesses.

Wire-rope halyard.  60 feet,  1/4” SS wire & 75 feet 1/2” dacron rope, professionally spliced, includes Schaeffer  block with duel grooved sheave. Asking $125.  Photos available. Panama City, FL (850)624-0470.   (10/17)

AC Delco 1000 Watt Inverter 12v-110v. New In Box $55. Delta Combination 4" Belt/6" Disc Sander 110V, used $30. Stuart, FL. 772-285-4858 (10/17)

CPT Autopilot for sale

Dwyer masts for sale




Perkins 4.108 Re-manufactured Long Blocks. $5,995 plus your rebuildable core engine, or $500 core charge. Plus shipping from Pensacola, FL.


Established sail repair/canvas repair and light rigging business in Tampa Bay/Sarasota area. Fully equipped. 12-year customer base. Owners health failing. 49.9k  


Catalina Yachts is now hiring a Ship Store clerk  at their store in Largo, FL. Applicant must have extensive knowledge and experience with boats, boat parts, sales, good customer service skills—and computer
knowledge is a plus. Applicant must pass a drug and background screen. No phone calls. Please email your resume to, or apply in person weekdays 8-5pm (we are closed for lunch 12-1pm), 7200 Bryan Dairy Road Largo, FL 33777

 Catalina Yachts is now hiring laminators, cabinet builders, wood workers and grinders at plant in Largo, FL. Applicant must pass a drug and background screen. No phone calls. Please email your resume to, or apply in person at Catalina Yachts, 7200 Bryan Dairy Road Largo, FL 33777. We are open daily 8-5pm and closed for lunch from 12-1pm. Experience is preferred but will train. Some knowledge of boats, or skills, required.

Yacht Sales. Curtis Stokes & Assoc., Inc. has opportunities throughout Florida for experienced brokers or new salespeople. Applicant must be ethical, hard-working and have a boating background. Training available. Inquiries confidential. (954) 684-0218,

Doyle Sails Gulf Coast, St. Petersburg, FL. Seeking Outside salespeople to sell sails in the Gulf Coast region. Take your sailing hobby and make extra cash, or turn it into a career. Doyle Gulf Coast is the second largest Doyle production sail loft in the U.S. We are seeking outside salespeople to sell sails in our region which includes the entire Southeast. The position involves being able to measure a boat, price sails (we will assist with quoting), install, and follow up with the customer. Please contact
or call 727-800-3115.

Seeking experienced Canvas/ Cushion sales and production staff. Island Nautical in St. Petersburg, FL, provides canvas and cushions to some of the largest boat manufactures. We are seeking a number of positions in both cutting/sewing, sales and a foreman to run the two departments. If you are a professional upholsterer or have experience in either of these areas, we’d like to talk with you. Please contact,
 or call 727-800-3115.

Edwards Yacht Sales is Expanding! We have several openings for Yacht Brokers in Florida. Looking for experienced broker or will train the right individual. Must have boating background and be a salesman. Aggressive advertising program.  Come join the EYS team! Call in confidence.
Roy Edwards (727) 449-8222,

Brokers Needed – S&J Yachts with offices from the mid-Atlantic to Florida is seeking experienced full-time sail & power boat brokers in FL, GA, SC, NC, VA and MD. Boating experience and team player a must! Friendly, professional working environment. S&J Yachts sells new and brokerage quality boats. Enquiries
confidential. Contact Matt Malatich 843-872-8080

Independent writer to cover sailing in Southeast Florida. SOUTHWINDS is looking for someone to cover both racing and non-racing, with news reports, race reports, cruising, articles, etc. Independent subcontractor paid by the word.

Yacht Sales Person Needed. Preferred Yachts, located at the beautiful Harborage Marina in St Petersburg, has an opportunity for an experienced full time yacht broker or we will train you. We are a unique boutique yacht brokerage with a large brokerage display center that attracts buyers and sellers from around the world.  Preferred Yachts is one of only 50 Certified Professional Yacht Brokerages in the US and hold to the highest standards of
professionalism, knowledge and integrity. With 38 years experience, we know how to help you be successful and our clients to achieve their dreams.  For more details, Contact Joe Zammataro, CPYB Call: (727) 527-2800 or Write

SOUTHWINDS is looking for writers to give us more coverage in the Carolinas and Georgia, racing, non-racing, boating, etc. Everything of interest to sailors.Contact

Independent Writers in the northern Gulf Coast—and Florida’s Big Bend—Florida Panhandle, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas. Paid by the word. To write about cruising and sailing (including trawler cruising if you are a trawler cruiser) in the area.

Independent Writers in the Florida Keys. Paid by the word. To write about cruising and sailing (including trawler cruising if you are a trawler cruiser) in the Keys.


Roatan Property w/108' Dock. 2.25 acres w/300' waterfront. Ideal for development of multiple homes. 700 sq. ft. living space & storage area in place w/all utilities. $268,000  (11/17)

Asheville, NC.

Furnished cottage rentals while you visit/vacation/work in the Southern Appalachians. Cottage and carriage house on wooded property real close to historic and lively downtown Asheville, and UNC Asheville. Short term for visitors or stay longer. Also perfect for corporate, university or others who need stay for months. Clean, beautiful and furnished. All amenities including Internet, TV, AC, etc. Housekeeping services available.


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Sarasota slips for rent
DOCK SPACE off SARASOTA BAY!! Slips start at $117 a Month on 6-Month Lease. Sheltered Marina accomm- odates up to 28 feet - sail or power boats. Boat ramp. Utilities included. Call Office: (941) 755-1912. (10/17a)

Advertise your boat slip here. $25 for up to 30 words for a 3- month ad. Add $25 for a photo. 941-795-8704