Monday, April 13, 2009

Shiva has been sold.  Thank you for your interest in her.

Monday, January 19, 2009

27 foot, 1973 Albin Vega for Sale, $12,000, Located in Puget Sound

Home built trailer

8’ Compass Brand inflatable dingy with rigid transom and slated floor for easy stowage.


Very clean, well-maintained ten horsepower, Yanmar 1GM10 diesel. Fuel tank is new.

Sails & Rigging
  • Good mainsail with cover
  • CDI Roller Furling with Doyle 130 headsail, new in 2007
  • New running rigging ‘06
  • Spinnaker plus all the rigging


  • Cockpit cushions
  • Tiller Master autopilot
  • Lewmar self-tailing winches for the jib
  • Gusher bilge pump
  • Depth sounder, knot meter (currently not working) and compass
  • Swim ladder
  • Dodger new in 2007

Galley & Cabin

  • New VHF Radio
  • Refrigerated icebox (runs on shore power)
  • Wallas Safeflame 800 Mini-Cooker with blower lid that provides cabin heat as well as a cooking surface.
  • 12 volt Radio & CD player
  • Quarter berth
  • Older Garmin GPS

Ground Tackle

  • Danforth and Plow, plus chain and rode


Has never had any blisters, but as a precaution, the hull has been stripped to the gel coat and painted with West-System epoxy paint, then bottom painted. Rudder post rebuilt some time ago.

We've had Shiva for 21 years, and have had a great time with her.